Illum Wikkelso, Armchair model V11, circa 1970, Denmark
Illum Wikkelso (1919-1999) for Holger Christiansen, Armchair model V11,
Wood and black leather,
Wide backrest and conical feet,
circa 1970, Denmark.
Measures : Width 86 cm, Depth 75 cm, Height 80 cm.
Illum Wikkelsø is a brilliant 20th century Danish designer who made a major contribution to the rise of Danish design during the 1950s and 1960s. The design of his pieces combines aesthetics, simplicity and functionality. Wikkelsø is a very prolific designer who has designed many sofas, armchairs, table chairs and even bars. He experimented with different types of creation, moving from artisanal production to more industrial production during the 1970s.