Key facts

Product:
England writing desk
Family:
England
Manufacturer:
Olby Design
Designer:
Kerstin Olby, Simon Irvine
Architonic ID:
1202798
Country:
Sweden
Launched:
1985
Groups:
Tables-Dining tables
Home office-Desks

Product description

Dimensions: H 73 cm W 160/180/200 cm D 70/80/90 cm

Materials: Ash or oak
Finishings: Natural ash or oak. White stained ash or white vaxed oak.

Product family

Concept

England writing desk awarded with the Excellent Swedish Design Award with an honourable mention. The jury´s comment was: “This product shows the vitality and possibilities for the development of combining traditional handicraft and small scale industry”.

The England armchair is made of wood, with seat, armrests and backrest cushion in leather. There is attention to detail, which can be seen in thorough, exquisite joinery, leather wreaths and waxed, naturally tanned leather. A special edition of the England chair was designed for top restaurant Frantzén Lindeberg in Stockholm, with two stars in the Michelin Guide. This edition is manufactured from smoked oak and with a small backrest cushion for comfort. Also available as bar stool.