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  • Svenskt Tenn Bibloteksbord 648 Mahogany
  • Console Table 648 - Mahogany, Josef Frank | Svenskt Tenn
  • Console Table 648 - Mahogany, Josef Frank | Svenskt Tenn
  • Console Table 648 - Mahogany, Josef Frank | Svenskt Tenn

Console Table 648 Mahogany

3,100 USD (inkl. moms)

The so-called “Library Table” from the 1930s has a strict, timeless form with gently upturned edges. Josef Frank probably got his inspiration for this piece from China and Japan. The table is particularly suitable for magazines and books, which is why it has been called the Library Table.

  • Material: Mahogany

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

  • Product information

    The so-called “Library Table” from the 1930s has a strict, timeless form with gently upturned edges. Josef Frank probably got his inspiration for this piece from China and Japan. The table is particularly suitable for magazines and books, which is why it has been called the Library Table.

    Art nr: 100193

    The table is handcrafted in Sweden.
    Design: Josef Frank
    Material: Mahogany
    Height: 72 cm
    Width: 50 cm
    Length: 200 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.