20th Century Settee - Sofa in the Style of Vladimir Kagan
A rare Mid-Century modern upholstered two seater sofa made of Plywood. The seat backrest is slightly inclined with floating arms and resting on sculptural blonde wooden legs. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1960, United States.
Vladimir Kagan was an American / German furniture designer born in 1927 in Worms, Germany and passed away in 2016. Kagan’s father was a Russian cabinetmaker, where he learned his first basic skills of developing and designing furniture. In 1938, he emigrated the United States, where he started painting and manufacturing sculptures, but later on he focused more on design and architecture. In 1947, Kagan graduated as an architect from Columbia University in New York City. Later, in 1949, Kagan opened his first retail store, where he became extremely well-known. Marilyn Monroe was one of his first clients.
Country of Origin: United States
Dimensions: 30" H x 48" W x 32" L Weight: 95 lbs