Børge Mogensen, 1914 - 1972
Pair of easy chairs in red leather, designed by Børge Mogensen and made by Fredericia Stolefabrik, Denmark. Mogensen's series of leather chairs and sofas for Fredericia are among the most imitated (and copied) products in Danish furniture design history.
One of the leading furniture designers of the golden era of Danish furniture design, 1940´s to the 1960´s, Børge Mogensen arrived at his simple and elegant design solutions through a complete understanding of function, ergonomics and construction.
Børge Mogensen AWARDS
Eckersberg Medal, Denmark, 1950.
Danish Cabinetmaker Guild´s Prize, 1958.
Danish Furniture Prize,1971.
C.F. Hansens Medal, Denmark, 1972.
Royal Designer of Industry, London, 1972.