The Poet Sofa

Designer: Finn Juhl

Dimensions: W136 D80 H87 SH38 CM

The Poet Sofa, designed by Finn Juhl. The Poet Sofa first saw the light of day at the Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild Exhibition in 1941 and was originally designed for Finn Juhl’s own home. Taking cues from surrealist art, the small two seater sofa conveys comfort, craftsmanship and respect for the materials used. The sofa is upholstered by hand in Denmark.

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Rather than thinking about practical construction, Finn Juhl had the mindset of a sculptor when he shaped a piece of furniture. This way of working in the 1940s and 1950s had never been seen before. His ambition was to design furniture with movement and life. Finn Juhl took pride in making both the structurally supportive elements of the table and the seated person look as though they were floating. Initially, Finn Juhl wanted to become an art historian. Since his early y... Read more Fill 1 Copy 7


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