Rondo Chair by Jan Lunde Knutsen


The 'Rondo' chair was designed by Jan Lunde Knutsen and produced by Sørli Fabrikker - Norway in 1961. Chromed steel frame with leather upholstery, in pristine condition with manufacturers mark on the underside. Semicircular formation with horizontal chromed poles composing a highly detailed and innovative frame. There are a total of six chairs, sold as a set. ———— Jan Lunde Knutsen was one of Norway’s most internationally oriented furniture designers of the 1960’s. For most of the 50’s, he lived in the United States. Back in Norway in the early 60’s, he worked for a period designing furniture for S.rlie m.bler. The model Rondo was produced in 1961. It was an elegant stack chair which came in wood or steel with leather or fabric. The same theme, a curved back, was used by Lunde Knudsen for Tele, designed for S.rlie m.bler around 1963. Lunde Knudsen’s INFI series was of a high international standard. INFI was constructed over a wide range of modular solutions that could be combined into hundreds of varieties. The exclusive series was relatively widely exported, even in Japan, INFI was awarded a major design prize.

Design history

Designer: Jan Lunde Knutsen
Year: 1961
Maker: Sørli Fabrikker AS


Category: Norwegian Icons
Material: Metals Leather
Colors: Black Silver chrome
Measurements: 45 x 71 x 58 CM (D x W x H)
Quantity: 1
Style: Mid century modern Norwegian modern 1960
48000.00 NOK