20th Century Swedish Karl Andersson & Söner Pinewood Armchair by Göran Malmvall
A light-brown, vintage Mid-Century modern Swedish Fur, armchair made of hand carved and polished Pinewood, designed by Göran Malmvall and produced by Karl Andersson & Söner, in good condition. The backrest of the single Scandinavian side, end chair is slightly curved with arched arms and four curved wooden feet, detailed with brass nailheads. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950, Huskvarna, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Göran Malmvall was a Swedish self-taught designer, born in 1917, in Sweden and passed away in 2001. HE was the youngest son of the company's founder, Karl Andersson. Malmvall studied, learned to design furniture under the well-known Swedish designer Carl Malmsten. At early age, he started working at his father's company, until 1982.
Karl Andersson & Söner was founded in 1898 by the Swedish master cabinet-maker Karl Andersson. He was known for his creativity, elegant, sustainable , long-lasting furniture. Later on, four of his five sons started working in his company, each was allocated his own area. In 1944, they changed the company name to Karl Andersson & Söner.
Material: Wood, Metal
Details: Polished Pinewood, Brass
Country of Origin: Sweden
Dimensions: 37" H x 22.5" W x 19.75" D