Author: Gelfer-Jørgensen, Mirjam
Year Published: 2004
No. of pages: 214
Illustrations: 113 Color Illustrations. 25 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 9 1/2”x 6 1/2”
This catalogue was the conclusion of a lengthy period of study, which concentrates on the largest collection of neo-antique furniture in the country. The book attempts to take a closer look at each individual piece of furniture, including the history of the collection and the surroundings in which the furniture was placed. Includes furniture by Kaare Klint, Kaj Gottlob, Kay Fisker, M.G. and Thorvald Bindelbøll, Abildgaard, Lorenz Frølich, Christen Købke, Constantin Hansen, H.W.Bissen and Jørgen Roed.
Author: Gjærder, Per
Year Published: 1981
No. of pages: 76
Illustrations: 4 Color Illustrations. 27 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 8”x 5 1/2”
During the past few hundred years, making wooden boxes has been a unique Norwegian tradition. These beautifully crafted bark and wooden boxes, with traditional designs toll painted or carved, had many household uses, as sewing baskets, fruit bowls, lunch boxes. Now they are mainly decorative objects in the home, as they have increased in value. This book provides a historical overview of these household items, highlighting the variations in material, form, use and decoration throughout the years.
Year Published: No Year
No. of pages: 162
Illustrations: Richly illustrated Color Illustrations.
Size: 11 1/2”x 8”
Modernist furniture including furniture for children by Hans Wegner, Mogen Koch, Kaaare Klint, Frits Henningsen, Ejner Larsen and Aksel Bender Madsen, Tadao Ando, Ole Wanscher, Bo Kastholm and Strand + Hvass and rugs by Naja Utzon. Beautiful color illustrations of all including several architecturally designed homes by Peter Rose + Partners in Massachusetts; Studio Vilablanch in Barcelona; Hyla Architects in Singapore;Dualchas Architecs in Scotland; Carr Design Group in Australia and finally a few wise works from Hans J. Wegner: A chair should have no rear view, it should be beautiful from all angles. And one more from Wegner: A chair is only finished when some one sits in it.
Author: Hansen, Carl
No. of pages: 230
Illustrations: 135 Color Illustrations. 51 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 11 1/2”x 8”
Modernist classic furniture by Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007), Mogens Koch (1898-1992), Kaare Klint (1888-1954), EOOS ( Austrian design: Martin Bergman b.1963, Gernot Bohmann b. 1968, Haral Grundl b.1967), Ejner Larsen (1917-1987), Strand + Hvass (Christina Strand b. 1968 & Neils Hvass b. 1958), Frits Henningsen (1889-1965), Aksel Bender Madsen (1916-2000), Morten Gøttler (b.1944), Tadao Ando (b.1941), Thomas Bo Kastholm (b.1963), Mogens Lassen (1901-1987), Poul Kjærholm (1929-1980) and Ole Wanscher (1903-1985). Naja Utzon Popov (b.1973) developed the Woodlines rug collection and children’s furniture by Hans Wegner and Mogens Koch. Beautiful color illustrations throughout. Featured spaces include Nobis Hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark designed by Ralf Thalen; A Design Gallery in Milan, Italy: Six Gallery by Fanny Bauer Grung and David Lopez Quincoces and A vacation house in Mallorca: Neuendorf House by John Pawson. All these exquisite structures are partially furnished with Danish furniture including Hans J. Wegner and finally a few wise words from Hans J. Wegner: A chair should have no rear view, it should be beautiful from all angles. And one more from Wegner: A chair is only finished when some one sits in it. This comprehensive book includes chairs, sofas, book cases, tables large and small for dining and side tables and much more with measurements and elevations in centimeter.
Author: Gunther, Stefan
Language: Swedish/ English Summary
Year Published: 2006
No. of pages: 468
Illustrations: 294 Color Illustrations. 314 B&W Illustrations.
Size: 13”x 12”
This is an incredible source book, beautifully detail oriented describing the classical interiors from 15th century Florence, through 16th century Rome, to France under the Sun King, and Sweden during its period as a great power. Included are the most well known examples of each period from the most famous architects of the time. The photographs include doors, windows, wall panels, floor plans and elevations. An incredibly researched and detailed book, very important for every library and person seeking knowledge in this period of interior design detail with actual dimensions for the person or company who builds in the traditional style and wants the true dimensions of classical history, both in the practical sense as well as the intellectual sense. Includes detailed notes and bibliography of the interior details.