Very rare sofa designed by Norwegian Sigurd Resell for Rastad & Relling tegnekontor ca 1952. Produced in Norway by Cabinetmakers Hjelm & Årnes around 1952-54. Made from solid teak wood in the frame and upholstered with new shearling fur in honey color. Slightly curved shape and wavy back rest. Excellent vintage condition, restored frame and new upholstery.
The sofa was originally designed for the Norwegian modernist architect Eyvind Mostue in 1952. Another similar example made for Teigen Cafe ca 1956. The sofa was also exhibited at "Design in Scandinavia i tidstommet" ca 1954-57.