New additions

Vase designed by K. Salmenhaara for Arabia, Finland. 1950's.
Pair of wall lamps, anonymous. Italy. 1960's.
Jewellery set, anonymous. Denmark. 1950's.
Bracelet designed by Tone Vigeland, Norway. 1960's.
Bracelet designed by Hans Hansen, Denmark. 1960's.
Pair of cufflinks, designed by Sigurd Persson, Sweden. 1960's.
Bracelet, designed by Bengt Liljedahl, Sweden. 1980's.
Necklace, anonymous, Sweden. 1970's.
Bracelet, anonymous, Sweden. 1970's.
Candelabra, pair. Designed by Elis Bergh for CG Hallberg, Sweden. 1930's.
Vase/sculpture, designed by Bente Hansen, Denmark. 2000.
Armchair designed by Flemming Lassen for Magasin du Nord, Denmark. 1937.
Sofa, designed by Kaare Klint for CB Hansen, Denmark. 1928.
Dining table, anonymous. Denmark. 1950's.
Desk, anonymous. For Illum's Bolighus, Denmark. 1950's.
Armchair, designed by Ragnar Hjorth, Sweden. 1920's.
Pair of adjustable armchairs, designed by Erik Chambert, Sweden. 1930's.
Armchair designed by Wilhelm Lauritzen, Denmark. 1980's.
Holmenkollen. Pair of armchairs with foot stools, designed by Arne Tidemand Ruud for Norcraft, Norway. 1959.
Model CH03. Pair of easy chairs, designed by Hans Wegner for Johannes Hansen, Denmark. 1950's.
Wall consoles "And so it goes", by Fredrik Wretman, Sweden. 1991.
Pair of bed side tables designed by Josef Frank for Svenskt Tenn, Sweden. 1950's.
Set of five chairs designed by Peter Hvidt and Orla Möllgaard Nielsen for Söborg, Denmark. 1950's.
Occasional table designed by Tapio Wirkkala for Asko, Finland. 1950's.
Sideboard designed by Josef Frank for Svenskt Tenn, Sweden. 1950's.
Armchair designed by Josef Frank for Svensk Tenn, Sweden. 1950's.
Chess table, anonymous. Sweden. 1930's.
Pair of armchairs and table, anonymous. Sweden. 1930's.
Stool, anonymous. Denmark. 1950's.
Armchair, anonymous, probably Spain. 1930's.
Rug designed by Astrid Sampe for Taberg, Sweden. 1950's.
Tray, anonymous for Nissen, Denmark. 1960's.
Candlestick, designed by Erik Höglund for Boda, Sweden. 1960's.
Sculpture by Nils Fougstedt, Sweden. 1930's.
Vase designed by Carl-Harry Stålhane for Rörstrand, Sweden. 1950's.
Large charger designed by Raija Tuumi for Arabia, Finland. 1960's.
Wall relief, designed by Signe Persson Melin, Sweden. 1960's.
Monumental vase designed by Axel Salto for Royal Copenhagen, Denmark. 1942
Vase designed by Marianne Westman for Rörstrand, Sweden. 1960's.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.
Vase/sculpture by Sandra Davolio, Denmark. 2014.

Welcome to Modernity

Modernity specializes in rare vintage 20th Century Scandinavian design by the most famous designers from the 1920's to the 1970's. We exhibit regularly at major fairs in New York, London and Paris.

Modernity awarded for best object

Modernity received the award for the best historical object at the Pavilion of Art & Design in Paris in March. The jury chose the cabinet and two armchairs by the Swedish architect Carl Hörvik as the prime object at the fair.

Carl Hörvik, cabinet and chairs

Cabinet and armchairs by the architect Carl Hörvik, specially made for the Swedish pavilion at the Paris World Exhibition 1925. The pieces won the prize Grand Prix price.

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