Pair of Gustavian Chairs by Carl Malmsten
A pair of Swedish Gustavian chairs by Carl Malmsten with walnut legs and upholstered in blue fabric. Minor wear. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Seat: 18.5"H x 16"W x 17"D
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.
Material: Wood, Fabric
Country of Origin: Sweden
Dimensions: 39.5" H x 18.5" W x 17" D