Illum Wikkelsø 'Genius' Chair in Rosewood and Black Leather
Illum Wikkelsø by CFC Silkeborg, 'Genius' chair, leather and rosewood, Denmark, 1950s.
This chair is made out of solid rosewood and features a cognac leather cushion on both seat and back. The chair is created as a sort of slatted rosewood basket. Both the armrests and back feature solid circular rosewood slats. The frame on both armrests and back bent slightly outwards and the cushions fall into the chair therefore forms a basket that embraces the sitter.