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  • Svenskt Tenn Soffbord 2139 Almrot
  • Svenskt Tenn Soffbord 2139 Almrot
  • Svenskt Tenn Soffbord 2139 Almrot
  • Coffee Table 2139 - Elmroot, Josef Frank | Svenskt Tenn

Coffee Table 2139 Elmroot

6,200 USD (inkl. moms)

Josef Frank was fond of the round shape. It is seen in many of his designs, both the windows in his architectural works and in the many mirrors. Coffee table 2139 combines the round shape with Josef Frank’s typical coamings. It was characteristic of Josef Frank to mix different materials and by making the table top in Elmroot and the rim and legs in walnut, he wanted to create a vivid expression. Coffee table 2139 was designed for Svenskt Tenn in 1952.

  • Material: Elmroot

The product is handcrafted after ordering. Contact Svenskt Tenn's Customer Service for information and to place your order.

  • Product information

    Josef Frank was fond of the round shape. It is seen in many of his designs, both the windows in his architectural works and in the many mirrors. Coffee table 2139 combines the round shape with Josef Frank’s typical coamings. It was characteristic of Josef Frank to mix different materials and by making the table top in Elmroot and the rim and legs in walnut, he wanted to create a vivid expression. Coffee table 2139 was designed for Svenskt Tenn in 1952.

    Art nr: 100257

    The table is handcrafted in Sweden.
    Design: Josef Frank
    Material: Legs in lathed walnut and table rim in molded walnut. Tabletop of elm burl (root) veneer.  Each table top has its individual character.
    Height: 48 cm
    Diameter: 120 cm

  • Designer: Josef Frank

    Josef Frank grew up in Vienna and studied architecture at Konstgewerbeschule. In the 1920s he designed housing estates and large residential blocks built around common courtyards in a Vienna with severe housing shortages. In 1925 he started the Haus & Garten interior firm together with architect colleagues Oskar Wlach and Walther Sobotka. Svenskt Tenn hired Josef Frank in 1934 and just a few years later he and Estrid Ericson made their international breakthrough. Although he was already 50 when he left the burgeoning Nazism in Vienna for Sweden, Frank is considered one of Sweden’s most important designers. Read more

  • Care instructions

    Svenskt Tenn’s furniture is made from wood that is varnished or coated. Clean with a soft cloth dampened with mild dish detergent or soapy water. Dry with a soft cloth. Do not expose the furniture to prolonged humidity or direct heat or use polish, oil or abrasive cleaners on the furniture.

    Avoid placing vases, books, placemats and the like, on the table top when the furniture is new as colour variations can occur on the surface. Also avoid exposing the furniture to large changes in temperature and humidity.

    Contact a furniture restorer if the coating or wood gets damaged, as it can get worse if not tended to.