Jørgen Høj Sofa for Niels Vitsøe

Very rare and very exclusive three-seat sofa designed by Jørgen Høj for Niels Vitsøe, Denmark, circa 1960. Extraordinary designed sofa on an elegant aluminium frame with refined details.
The use of aluminium for the base is recognizable for the designs by Jørgen Høj.
The sofa is in excellent condition. It has been reupholstered with a superb patinated aniline leather in a warm cognac color. The foam has been renewed. For a period of time Jørgen Høj worked closely with Poul Kjærholm on several projects. Influences are clearly visible. Jørgen Høj, (1925–1994) was trained as a metalworker and upholsterer. He won the Silver Medal awarded by The Danish School of Arts and Crafts in 1947 and graduated from the same institution in 1950, running his own design studio from 1955. He was an all-round architect, working with furniture, graphics and interior decorating of chain stores, cinemas, etc.

Model Reference nr: 7392310
Designer: Jørgen Høj
Manufacturer: Niels Vitsøe
Year: 1960
Material: aluminium, leather
Measurements: 80 x 195 x 70 CM (D x W x H)
Quantity: 1
Condition: good
Price: SOLD

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