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Ib Kofod-Larsen for Christensen & Larsen Daybed in Teak

Sale price$6,450.00

Ib Kofod-Larsen for Christensen & Larsen, daybed or sofa, teak, Denmark, 1956.

This Scandinavian Modern daybed is designed by Ib Kofod-Larsen and manufactured by Christensen & Larsen in 1956. A wonderful piece of furniture comprised of wooden slats in teak with a minimalist appearance. The finest teak has been used for the construction which boasts a pronounced, warm texture, highlighting the expressive grains that lend it a natural and organic allure.

Ib Kofod-Larsen (1921-2003) was a Danish furniture designer who studied at the Danish Royal Academy in Copenhagen. After his degree, he quickly became recognized. As he won several prices of which one from the Danish Cabinetmakers Guild. It was this price that led to the collaboration between manufacturer Faarup Møbelfabrik, and Kofod-Larsen. Later, he also collaborated with other manufacturers such as High Wycombe and Christensen & Larsen. His designs are recognized by the use of rich, durable materials such as teak and the highest quality leather. He is known for enhancing these noble materials by means of his aesthetics, leaving the form, grain or other characteristics to speak for themselves. His most praised designs are all elegant, sculpted pieces such as the U-56 Elizabeth chair.

Please note that this item is in good, used condition. The wooden slats to hold the mattress in place are currently missing. Our in house atelier can take care of this. Please reach out to our design specialists for more information.

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Product Details

  • condition Good
  • creator Christensen & Larsen (Cabinetmaker) Ib Kofod-Larsen (Designer)
  • date of manufacture 1950s
  • dimensions Height 14.97 in. Width 74.81 in. Depth 36.23 in.
  • dimensions Height 38 cm Width 190 cm Depth 92 cm
  • material Teak
  • origin Denmark
  • period 1950-1959
  • style Scandinavian Modern (Of the Period)
  • barcode 50111770