101 DANISH DESIGN ICONS.

Author: Dybdahl, Lars ed.
Country: Germany
Code: 7115
Language: English
Year Published: 20107
No. of pages: 464
Illustrations: 250 Color Illustrations. 49 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 10 1/2”x 8”
Weight: 5.00

Price: 79.50

A definitive history of 20th-century Danish design through 101 classic objects. Denmark has long loomed large in international design history. Today, Danish furniture, textiles, home appliances and utensils from the 1960s and ‘70s are more popular than ever, for sale at design galleries and a rarity at flea markets. This publication provides an extensive overview of those everyday objects that have to this day written design history both in Denmark and worldwide. Along with 32 leading scholars and journalists, the Head of the Library and Research at the Designmuseum Danmark in Copenhagen, Lars Dybdahl, explores the fascinating history of the individual objects. Playfully presented and situated in their historical context, the catalog sheds new light on this unique world of objects. Among the design classics included are the Carlsberg lager label, the Dursley-Pedersen bicycle, the PH lamp, Dansk Standard cutlery, the Beolit 39 radio, the Spoke-Back Sofa, the Flag Halyard Chair, Købenstyle kitchenware, the Nilfisk vacuum cleaner, LEGO, the Trinidad stacking chair and ECCO shoes.Designers include Arne Jacobson, Georg Jensen, Finn Juhl, Borge Mogensen, Verner Panton, Hans J. Wegner and many more.

AKTUELL SVENSK FORM (Contemporary Swedish Design).

Author: Monica Boman
Country: Sweden
Code: 2056
Language: Swedish
Year Published: 1982
No. of pages: 55
Illustrations: 98 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 8 “sq
Weight: 1.00

Price: 19.50

Here are a number of Swedish designers and craftsmen in different media: ceramic artists Kennet Williamsson, Karin Bjorquist and Signe Persson-Melin; glass artists Asa Brandt, Gunnar Cyren and Bertil Vallien; silversmiths Birger Haglund; textile artist Elisabet Hasselberg-Olsson; furniture designers Åke Axelsson, Börge Lindau and Bo Lindekrantz; and industrial designers Tom Ahlstrom and Hans Ehrich.

AUKTIONSHANDBOKEN 1700-2000 (The Auction Handbook 1700-2000).

Author: Fredlund, Jane
Country: Sweden
Code: 5914
Language: Swedish
Year Published: 2004
No. of pages: 285
Illustrations: 306 Color Illustrations. 92 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 9”x 7 1/2”
Weight: 2.00

Price: 55.00

An important handbook for any participant at Swedish auctions. Here you will find classic furniture from the 1700s and onward with history, pictures and often auction prices. Chapters deal with clocks, mirrors, kitchenware, chairs, cupboards and decorative textiles. An impressive, comprehensive book for those who would like to improve their auctionhouse skills or simply learn more about household objects and antiques. Includes a comprehensive guide to styles in furniture and other applied art, porcelain marks etc.

BERING, ERIK: MY HOUSE OF FLOWERS.

Author: Østerlund, Jette
Country: Denmark
Code: 4792
Language: English
Year Published: 1996
No. of pages: 128
Illustrations: 121 Color Illustrations. 3 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 11”x 8”
Weight: 2.00

Price: 29.50

As one of the world’s leading florists, Erik Bering has participated in numerous exhibitions in Denmark and abroad. When he opened his shop in Copenhagen in 1972, he launched a new style among florists and a revival of flowers, bouquets and decorations. In this book Erik Bering willingly shares his experience, knowledge and adventures. The royal family uses Erik Bering’s art of flowers exclusively.

BERINGS BLOMSTERVERDEN (Bering’s World of Flowers).

Author: Østerlund, Jette
Country: Denmark
Code: 1507
Language: Danish
Year Published: 1994
No. of pages: 128
Illustrations: 123 Color Illustrations. 7 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 11”x 8 1/2”
Weight: 2.00

Price: 57.50

A very beautiful book showing unique flower arrangements. Whether the flower arrangements form a portal, individual table arrangements, a wedding bouquet, a large monogram or crown with an armature or a bouquet in a vase, they are all unique and beautiful. Whether it is the silver wedding anniversary of the former king and queen of Greece, or for some occasion for Queen Margrethe of Denmark or Queen Silvia of Sweden, Bering is the person who arranges the flowers.