• Poet sofa, 1941, Finn juhl, House of finn juhl
  • Poet sofa, 1941, Finn juhl, House of finn juhl

Poet sofa, 1941

Poet sofa by Finn Juhl for House of Finn Juhl.

Originally designed in 1941 as an experimental piece for Finn Juhl's private home, the Poet sofa has become recognised as an iconic piece of Danish furniture. This compact two-seat sofa embodies the essential qualities of Danish Modern design; quality, comfort, and a wholly organic aesthetic.

Inspired by surrealist art, the Poet has a fluid, curved form that almost seems to embrace the sitter. Finn Juhl was strongly influenced by contemporary sculpture and the Poet sofa made its debut at the Cabinet Makers' Guild exhibition beneath a sculptural relief by Hans Arp which echoes its organic curves.

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Poet sofa by Finn Juhl for House of Finn Juhl.

Originally designed in 1941 as an experimental piece for Finn Juhl's private home, the Poet sofa has become recognised as an iconic piece of Danish furniture. This compact two-seat sofa embodies the essential qualities of Danish Modern design; quality, comfort, and a wholly organic aesthetic.

Inspired by surrealist art, the Poet has a fluid, curved form that almost seems to embrace the sitter. Finn Juhl was strongly influenced by contemporary sculpture and the Poet sofa made its debut at the Cabinet Makers' Guild exhibition beneath a sculptural relief by Hans Arp which echoes its organic curves.

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136w x 80d x 38/87cmh
38kg

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The padded frame is fully upholstered to create a snug and inviting seat that is equally suited to a casual lounge environment or a more formal meeting area.

The Poet sofa is available upholstered in a wide range of fabric and leathers. Please click on the fabric name below to view sample swatches and fabric codes. When placing an order, please specify both the fabric name and number in the text box above.

Fabric group 1: Tonus, Remix, Canvas, Step, Front, Main Line Flax

Fabric group 2: Hallingdal 65, Divina 3, Clara 2, Tonica, Steelcut, Steelcut Trio, Rime, Rami, Rami Plus, Molly, Fiord, Foss

Fabric group 3: Blans, Siksak, Halk, Divina Melange, Divina MD, Sunniva

Fabric group 4: Coda 2, Vidar 3, Balder, Fuse, Pilot, Sonar, Ria

Leather group 2: NevadaParis Passion

Leather group 3: Montana, Classic, Vacona, Cervo

Leather group 4: Vegetal Nature, Elegance, Skandilock Sheep Skin

Solid wooden legs available in a choice of oak, walnut or black painted.

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Formed in 2001, House of Finn Juhl have exclusive rights to the manufacture of Finn Juhl's original designs.

Formed in 2001, House of Finn Juhl have exclusive rights to the manufacture of Finn Juhl's original designs.

House of Finn Juhl continues the designer's legacy with its commitment to high quality materials and bespoke craftsmanship.

Manufactured in Denmark, using time-honoured techniques and with outstanding attention to detail, House of Finn Juhl furniture is truly unique and is a lasting flagship of Danish modern design.

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