AB Elsa Gullberg, a Swedish Modern easy chair, 1930's-40's.

Upholstered in a greyish textile, legs in elm, height 81 cm.

Renovated and reupholstered.

Droit de suite: No

20 000 - 25 000 SEK

1 912 - 2 390 EUR

Hammer price: 
28 000 SEK

The model was exhibited at Liljevalchs, Stockholm 1936, The Paris World's Fair in 1937 and at Vi Bo in Ribbershus, 1938.
Elsa Gullberg also used this model in the interior of Hindås Tourist Hotel.


Form: Svenska slöjdföreningens tidskrift, Svenska slöjdföreningen, Stockholm, 1938. sp 156-188.
Pictures from the archive of Svenska Slöjdföreningen and from the company archive of AB Elsa Gullberg.

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The architects Rolf Engströmer, Carl Axel Acking, Nils Ahrbom & Helge Zimdal all worked for Elsa Gullberg att this time. Elsa Gullberg herself also designed furniture. This easy chair is probably designed by one of these architects.

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