Diplomat chair FD 901, Finn Juhl, France & Son, 1961.
Diplomat Armchair with solid teak frame, seat and back covered with the original black leather. With manufacturer’s tag.
The frame is in very good vintage condition with wear here and there. The original leather is a little bit cracked and scratched on the seat, and shows some wear on the back, though it is not worn and stays supple and sound. The overall condition is very good vintage. Size: 69 x 53 cm, H 82 cm, Seat height 44 cm.
Finn Juhl (1912-1989) is considered like the father of Danish modernism. His furniture reflects an emphasis on craftsmanship and organic forms. Finn Juhl created an historic design that came to have international consequences for Denmark as a design nation during the 20th century. His style became known as Danish Modern.