|Dimensions||32.5 H in. x 61.5 W in. x 28 D in.|
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Grey Samspel Sofa by Carl MalmstenItem Number pe-1496. Item Number pe-1496
Late 20th Century, a Samspel sofa made of walnut, upholstered in grey fabric. Designed by Carl Malmsten in good condition. The seat backrest is curved with gently outstretched arms, standing on four small straight wooden feet. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1960 – 1970, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Carl Malmsten was a famous Swedish furniture designer, architect, and educator born in 1888 Sweden and passed away in 1972. He collaborated with Gunnar Asplund and Uno Ahren. Malmsten has a lasting influence on Swedish design through the two schools which he founded, the Carl Malmsten furniture studies. In 1945, Malmsten was honored for a design with an inaugural Prince Eugen Medal in Sweden.