7 Of The Most Famous Swedish Furniture Designers And Decorators

Bureau of Jonas Hultsten, champion in Stockholm 1773-1794. Veneered with rosewood, mahogany, maple and stained hardwood and slice of red limestone. Jonas Hultsten Jonas Hultsten was born in 1742 and was known in Sweden as a famous furniture maker. Hultsten completed his apprenticeship with Kristian Waistband in Stockholm, and earned the title of champion in… Continue reading 7 Of The Most Famous Swedish Furniture Designers And Decorators

New Research Suggests Swedish Furniture In The 1700’s May Have Had Strong Colors

The computer-generated image shows how Gottlieb Iwerssons bureau was color set from the beginning with stained inlays. Furniture with inlay from the 1700s tend to be in a moderate brown color scale. But new research suggests that Gottlieb Iwerssons and the other Masters furniture had strong colors when they were new. Elise Andersson at Carl… Continue reading New Research Suggests Swedish Furniture In The 1700’s May Have Had Strong Colors