Vintage Extension Table by Carl Malmsten
A rare Mid-Century modern Swedish extension table made of walnut, designed by Carl Malmsten. Model Gustavus. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1950 - 1960, Sweden, Scandinavia.
Unextended 29.5" H x 55.5" W x 35.5" D
Extended 29.5" H x 102.5" W x 35.5" 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.
Country of Origin: Sweden