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Jens Risom: Master of Scandinavian Furniture

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Published Date:
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 14:30:47 +0000
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seating
interiors
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1991-59-178The Model 666WSP Chair, from 1943, is an example of the furniture designed by Danish-American designer Jens Risom, who died at 100 on December 9, 2016. Risom was the son of a prominent Danish architect and he, himself, is often regarded as one of the founders of midcentury modern design in America. He came to...
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