Sven Ivar Dysthe Executive Desk with Steel and Rosewood
Sven Ivar Dysthe for Dokke Møbler, corner desk, black leather, steel, rosewood, Norway, circa 1959.
The base of this desk is made out of rosewood and stainless steel pieces and black leather on the tabletop. The combination of the rosewood, the black leather and the steel is a classic, timeless combination. The aesthetic however is very typical Norwegian, with robust, sturdy lines and grand measurements. The overall design of this piece is luxurious and proportioned in an exquisite manner. The pieces execution is also of a very high quality, and it is worth giving extra attention to the details in this piece. Note for instance the handles on the drawers of this desk for instance, are also executed in solid rosewood.
The flames in the rosewood are an outstanding detail, giving this desk a luxurious appearance. The leather is in very good condition with minor signs of age and use.