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Borge Mogensen Spanish Chair (cir 1959)

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He was one of the most important among a generation of furniture designers who made the concept of “Danish Modern” known throughout the world. Together with colleagues such as Arne Jacobsen and Hans Wegner, Borge Mogensen created international respect for Danish furniture design, and his simple and functional designs have for more than half a century enjoyed worldwide demand. We recently had two of his “Spanish Chairs” (1959) in our factory for restoration. These chairs had faded and been exposed to saltwater, creating some significant stains. Definitely worth restoring to their prior beauty! #leatherrestoration #borgemogensen #danishdesign #leatherrestorationco

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