• MODERNITY

    STOCKHOLM & LONDON

     

    Modernity specialises in the collection and sale of rare and high-grade furniture, ceramics, glass, lighting and jewellery by the most renowned Nordic designers of the 20th Century. Modernity has a gallery in Stockholm, in addition to a space within a Palladian-style mansion in London.

     

    For further details on the artworks offered for sale by Modernity in the Eye Viewing Room please make an enquiry below.

     

  • Three-seater sofa designed by Kaare Klint, 1916. Modernity
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    Kaare Klint (1888-1954), Three-seater sofa,

    manufactured by cabinetmaker N.M. Rasmussen Holbæk. H. Denmark, 1916

    Oak burl and Niger leather

    H. 73 cm x W. 220 cm x D. 79 cm, Seat H. 42 cm (2' 5 1/4", 7' 2 5/8", 2' 7 1/8", 17")

    Price: £220,000 (plus any applicable taxes)

     

    Provenance:

    Commissioned by Chamberlain Valdemar Krieger for the Estruplund Estate in Djursland, Denmark.

    This sofa had never left Krieger's family

     

    Condition:

    Very good vintage condition

    Original leather

  • Ceiling light model K2-33 designed by Paavo Tynell for Taito Oy, Finland. 1950's. Modernity
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    Paavo Tynell  (1890-1973) for Taito Oy, Ceiling light model K2-33, Finland. 1950's

    Pierced brass

    H. 125 cm x D. 70 cm (49 1/4", 2' 3 1/2")

    Price: £58,000 each (2 available) (plus any applicable tax)

     

    Provenance:

    These lights were made to order and were designed for Church Kuopio in Finland

     

    Condition:

    Very good vintage condition

  • Josef Frank for Svenskt Tenn, Cabinet on stand “Flora” model 852, Sweden, 1937. Modernity
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    Josef Frank (1885-1967) for Svenskt Tenn, Cabinet on stand “Flora” model 852, Sweden, 1937

    Mahogany, birch interior and hand painted paper

    H. 144 cm x W. 118 cm x D.43 cm (4' 9 1/4", 3' 11", 17")

    Price: £105,000 (plus any applicable taxes)

     

    Provenance:

    Private Swedish Collection

     

    Condition:

    Very good vintage condition

     

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