Flemming Lassen’s iconic armchair from 1938 was originally only made in a single edition. First, the then controversial, forward-looking armchair was exhibited at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers’ Guild Competition and later it became the favorite chair in the Lassen family home – hence its name. It was launched in connection with the chair’s 80th anniversary and now it is also available in an alluring heavy, black version.
Architect Flemming Lassen was a modernist and part of the movement to bring functionalism to Denmark. He is particularly renowned for his overstuffed furniture, receiving major international recognition in the design world for his armchairs which today have become known as “the Flemming Lassen style”.Read the whole story