attributed to, an easy chair, model "Gary" (The Thumb), Gösta Westerberg, Sweden 1950s.
Original textile in wool, loose cushion, legs in birch, seat height 39 cm, height 84 cm.
40 000 - 50 000 SEK
Purchased in 1954/55, thence by descent.
This model was shown at what was called the "Önskehemsutställningen" in Stockholm, 1952.
Andreas Siesing, 'Svenska möbler - folkhemsform i ull, jakaranda, furu och bok 1949-1970', Atlantis, Stockholm 2015, p 8, this model is found depicted in an advert from 1952.
Picture from 1955 with the original textile visible.
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