Pair of 'Carlton' Armchairs
Dark stained birch, carved decoration of palmettes and fleuronger. Upholstered in velvet. Brass nails.
Provenance; Hotel Carlton, Stockholm
Literature: The chair pictured in the magazine's Nest, vintage 1929, p. 85 - 89th
Hotel Carlton was completed in October 1927. It was then a very upscale and modern hotel at Kungsgatan in Stockholm. Carlton was built by the developer Zetterberg, designed by Knut Nordenskjold. Axel Einar Hjorth accounted for most of the interior.
Seat height 43cm/16.9"