A really lovely rosewood Krobobench by Torbjørn Afdal for Tegnekontoret Bruksbo A/S. Beautiful patterns in the wood an in a perfect vintage condition. A multifunctional bench to be used as both tv/stereobench, sittingbench, bookbench, flowerbench, livingroomtable or whatever you prefer. L: 2 m, H: 34 cm D: 37 cm. Produced in the 1960`s. Norway.
Torbjørn Afdal was (1917-1999) one of the leading designers at Bruksbo Tegnekontorer and in Scandinavia. Torbjørn Afdal's furnitures was purchased by Jacqueline Kennedy as a first lady in the White House and by the Japanese Emperor. In Torbjørn Afdal's later years he designed the Parliamentary and chairs and tables to the courthouse in Oslo. Furthermore, Torbjørn Afdal designed the office of then Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland. At the exhibition Norwegian Icons Oslo 2013, Torbjørn Afdal was represented with a great number of his furnitures.
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