06-25-2011 06-25-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2552B Boston
June 25, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Borge Mogensen (1914-1972) Desk

$237$200
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2552B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 25, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Borge Mogensen (1914-1972) Desk
Teak
Soberg Mobler, Denmark, retailed by Design Research, Cambridge, Ma., c. 1968
Rectangular top over three drawers flanked by a file drawer, Soberg Mobler label and Danish control mark, ht. 28 3/4, wd. 57, dp. 28 1/2 in.

Note: Founded in 1953, Design Research brought Scandinavian furniture, textiles, and functional objects to the United States, offering a change in the traditional decor choices. Popular until its close in the 1970s, a resurgence in interest in DR material is evident with 21st century collectors



Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Soberg Mobler, Cambridge, Denmark, United States