Kai Kristiansen Restored Executive Desk in Rosewood
Kai Kristiansen for Feldballes Møbelfabrik, desk model 70, rosewood, Denmark, design 1958, production 1960s.
This sculptural freestanding desk is executed with two solid rosewood sled bases and contains three drawers on both sides which can be locked. On the opposite site of the desk there are two extra storage units. The detailing of this writing table is extraordinary well executed with the handles on the drawers and the refinement of the sled bases. The rosewood is well conditioned and holds a beautiful warm color.
Please note we have a second desk in rosewood in our collection as well. Ask for more information regarding current availability to one of our advisors.
Kai Kristiansen (1929-) was trained as a cabinet maker and worked for a couple of years under Kaare Klint. In 1955 Kristiansen started to work as a designer too and opened his own design studio. As a designer he collaborated amongst others with Kjaersgaard and Fritz Hansen. Kai Kristiansen style is defined by clean lines, simplicity and high-quality natural material.