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Arne Vodder (Danish, 1926-2009) for VAMO Mobelfabrik Dining Table and Eight Chairs, Denmark, c. 1960, teak and wool, two leaves, two armchairs, swiveling backrests upholstered in original brown wool, original finish, marked with Danish Control tag, "VAMO Sonderberg" and "Made in Denmark" in ink, table: ht. 29, wd. 64, 18, dp. 44; chairs: ht. 31, wd. 25, 19 1/2, dp. 24, 22 in.
Note: Vodder trained as a cabinetmaker and architect, he studied under Finn Juhl at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, graduating in 1947. n 1950, Vodder launched his own architecture and design studio with architect Anton Borg. Vodder is best known for his furniture designs, which tended to be simple pieces composed of natural materials such as rosewood and teak, often inspired by the natural forms, and occasionally accented with colorful panels. Vodder worked with several respected brands throughout his career, designing cabinetry, tables, seating, and more for furniture makers Fritz Hanson, France & Søn, and Sibast.
Top with minor water stains and a few scattered scratches, both leaves with water stains, chair frames sound, one side chair with water stain to seat rest of chairs with clean fabric. Webbing under seats is dried and cracked. Would benefit from re-cushioning and reupholstery.
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