• A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.
  • A vintage oak bookcase designed by Frits Henningsen from the 1950s. This piece features a warm wood patina and distinctive grain, exemplifying Henningsen's attention to detail and timeless craftsmanship.

Long Oak Bookcase #1
Frits Henningsen
Denmark, 1950s

£1,200

Description:

A long, solid oak bookcase made in Denmark during the 1950s by Fritz Henningsen, Copenhagen. 

Whilst lower than the average bookcase, this slim oak bookcase retains a monumentality through its elegant detailing: a neat border around the frame, and a shallow shadow gap on the base of the bookcase.

There are two other examples of this bookcase available in slightly differing sizes. These can be found below:

Long Oak Bookcase #2 (135cm long)

Long Oak Bookcase #3 (145cm long)

Specifications: 

Length: 145cm

Height: 77.5cm

Depth: 21.5cm

Materials: Oak

Design Period: 1950s