Japan sofa FD 137, Finn Juhl, France & Son, 1953.
Finn Juhl designed the Japan collection in 1953 for France & Son, one of the most important manufacturer of danish design furniture during the 20th century.
The highly collectable Japan chairs and sofa are today reissued by Onecollection and produced in Japan, though the version with teak frame is no longer in production and so highly desirable for every design lovers and collectors.
Rare Japan sofa, with original brown fabric upholstery. Frame in solid teak (no longer in production) et brass parts. With manufacturer’s tag.
Size: 180 x 70 cm, H. 70 cm, Seat height 32 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.