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HISTORICAL PIECES FROM VARNA 1970/71

Here you see some old and very cool Verner Panton decorations from the Varna restaurant in Århus. They come from the master painter who also was responsible to put up the decorations at the time. Besides this big pile of 151 shiny ”Tapetenplakate” (wallpaper posters) the painter also left 13 photos together with several drawings […]

“COLLECTION P” TABLE

Another ”new” heavy and rare table arrived yesterday…This time a 40 years old ”floating” marble table ”P4635” from the ”Collection P”.The table measures 46 cm in diameter and the total height is 35 cm so it’s quite small but in the same time easy to place.Manufacturer: Artline Wohndecor in Germany 1981.

PRE-VERSION ILUMESA

Wohoo! I was contacted by a nice man who said he most likely had a red Ilumesa light table from the ”Visiona 2” exhibition 1970.He bought it from a german dealer 15 years ago who claimed he got it from a person that took it right out from the exhibition. It’s not easy to know […]

SIXS

The design ”SEXS” (six in danish) from the Universa collection was one of the few textile designs Verner did that was not for Unika Vaev or Mira-X. The Universa collection was printed by ”Vereinigte Werkstätten für Kunst im handwerk” in Munchen 1963.I have this design in turquoise/white tones and blue/red tones since earlier but no […]

ANATOMIE LIPS IN ORANGE

Never expected to see this Anatomic series ”Mouth” / ”Lips” textile in orange! Usually when you see these rare printed textiles with this pattern, they are red. It’s actually also the first time I see this textile design with a paper tag from the original manufacturer Poul Boheim too. It comes from a person who […]