Midcentury Folke Ohlsson Filp Top Teak Dining Table c.1960
An original Folke Ohlsson for DUX Teak flip top dining table with brass brackets. The table can easily be expanded from square to rectangle by pulling the top and flipping one piece over. The piece has retained its original finish and is in good condition with minor blemishes and has the appropriate patina for its age.
- CREATOR Designer by Folke Ohlsson for DUX, Sweden.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1960s.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Teak, Brackets.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 28 in. x W 80 in. x D 40 in., Square: 40 in. x 40 in.
HISTORYFounded in 1926, Swedish furniture maker DUX has been known for quality craftsmanship and design. Although focused on mattress and bedding technology, DUX also is known for it's collaboration with Bruno Mathsson during the 1960s and 1970s. It was during this time that DUX became an international brand for Swedish furniture design.