Rare, attractive Danish modern, sleek, teak, eight drawer lingerie chest of drawers. Designed by Arne Wahl Iversen for Vinde Mobelfabrik, Denmark, circa 1970’s. This is a very simple yet modern 8 drawer design, the craftsmanship is quite striking, with the manufacturer’s label stamped on the back (“V W” 126 made in Denmark). Features four shallow top drawers, measuring 1.75″ deep, and four larger drawers measuring 4.25″ deep. Each drawer has beautiful medium tone, stunning teak grains with attractive inset slit drawers carved out minimal pulls. A clean, simple framed cabinet trimmed in thin edges, flush minimalist drawer design with plenty of storage topped with beautiful teak grains on top which has a beautiful light and dark grains, creating a beautiful face, and top, to this mid-century Danish modern tall dresser. Raised on a wrapped teak plinth base, this lingerie chest would be just as stylish in the bedroom, as it would be in the office behind a desk, or in a living room. Clean mid-century design that looks just as modern back then as it is today.
Condition Report: Original finish, exhibit little signs of wear, overall gorgeous surface condition. Construction is strong and sturdy, drawers open and close freely, the cabinet and framing are tight, the base is tight level and supportive.
Creator: Vinde Mobelfabrik (Manufacturer); Arne Wahl Iversen (Designer)
Of the Period: Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin: Denmark
Date of Manufacture: 1970s
Materials and Techniques: Teak
Condition: good shows minimal wear
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use
Measurements: 43″ tall x 18″deep x 18.5 ″ wide