Lawrence Peabody Danish Sofa - P-1713 - Craft Associates® Furniture
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This Lawrence Peabody Danish Sofa P-1713 for Craft Associates® Furniture is expertly hand crafted and upholstered. This Peabody sofa is a licensed reintroduction for Craft Associates®. Each sofa boasts hand cut high-density foam and high grade commercial fabric. Constructed to spec from the original, each frame breaks down and ships flat. The sofa's frame and base are constructed from hardwood by hand, not machine. The walnut base is then shaped by artisans and finished with a hand applied oil OR commercial grade finish.
Craft Associates® Furniture is proud each modern piece is made in the US. We strive to craft a product that will stand the test of time. We use the best materials and have the best craftsman and upholstery in the business. We stand 100% behind our product.
"The U.S. would profit by the example of the Danes, whose great work in furniture design is the result of combining proficient craftsmanship, fine design and technical skill. The Danes do more than sell arts and crafts in their distinguished work, they sell Denmark." - Lawrence Peabody, 1957
designer: Lawrence Peabody
Manufacturer: Craft Associates® Furniture
Period/Model: Mid Century Modern
Specs: Walnut (oil finish), Hardwood Frame, High Grade Commercial Fabric
Yardage: 7 Yards
Lawrence “Larry” Peabody (1924-2002) was an architect, interior designer, and furniture designer. As an American born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, his distinctive design were often influenced by his Scandinavian roots. Lawrence studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, Denmark and at the Rhode Island School of Design. His early career with Selig Mfg. Co. was prolific and helped put both himself and Selig on the map for modern furniture. He then started Lawrence Peabody & Associates in 1955, a design firm in Boston which included a vast client list (Sears, Roebuck & Co., Kohler, Regal Rugs, Boyd Lighting, Chapman Lamps, and Richardson Brothers).
In 1961, Mr. Peabody won a Citation for Merit for his Peabody Collection for Richardson/ Nemschoff. Winner of the 1962 International A.I.D. design award for his wood frame rattan cradle chair, he also received the Walnut Classic Award for outstanding established collection of furniture executed in walnut. Craft Associates® Furniture is honored to have acquired the rights to produce licensed Lawrence Peabody designed furniture.
H: 28 (71.12cm)
W: 74.25 (188.6 cm)
D: 32 (81.28cm)
Arm Height: 21.25 (54.61cm)
Seat Height: 17.5 (44.45cm)
Seat Width: 66.5 (168.91 cm)
Seat Depth: 19.25 (48.895cm)
Pricing to trade: Yes
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