Time to dream – unique coffee table by Finn Juhl

On 27 September, two unique pieces of furniture will be auctioned.

It is two pieces of furniture by Finn Juhl.

The unique “dream record” is appraised at 26,000-53,000 Euro.

And an extremely rare FJ-44 armchair is appraised at 40,000-66,000 Euro.

The unique palette-shaped coffee table with the characteristic light blue table top, hotplate, glass lid and yellow storage room with a jalousie veil was made as a special order in 1945 by carpenter Niels Vodder and today stands as a testimony of the architect’s great range and significance for Danish design in the 20th. century.

The FJ-44 armchair was designed for the Cabinetmakers’ Guild Exhibition 1944 and is only manufactured in 12 copies by cabinetmaker Niels Vodder.

Only a handful of these rare armchairs are known today.

Finn Juhl’s coffee table and FJ-44 armchair can be seen at the inspection at Bruun Rasmussen in Bredgade from 14th to 18th. September.

The auction will be held on September 27th at 6 pm.