Dansk Møbelkunst gallery specializes in rare, original works of Danish furniture that were created during 1920-70, when a circle of craftsmen, architects and designers erased the distinction between works of art and functional equipment for everyday life. Established by Ole Høstbo in 1992, Dansk Møbelkunst takes its name from the Danish word for Furniture Art, a term that is rooted in the handicraft tradition and signifies a synthesis of aesthetics, utility and craftsmanship. During the twentieth century, møbelkunst evolved from the reproduction of historical styles to the creation of truly modern furniture that relied on beautiful materials, rather than applied decoration, and finely-crafted details for its aesthetic value. The gallery's expertise encompasses both handcrafted masterpieces and iconic works of industrial design.


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Salto / Vase
The Danish artist Axel Salto (1889 – 1961) is counted among the masters of 20th Century Modernism, renowned for his expressive, sculptural ceramics. Salto was inspired by the power of nature. He interpreted motives from the plant world and created pieces with surface structures, characterized by a dynamic energy and dramatic lines—all demonstrated by this […]

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Børge Mogensen sideboard, Vilhelm Lauritzen table lamp, chair by Arne Jacobsen and Flemming Lassen – and cigar boxes made by Danish cabinetmakers.

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