LITTLE PETRA SOFA KARAKORUM

by Viggo Boesen, 1938

The Little Petra VB2 lounge sofa with Karakorum fabric cover in beige from &tradition is an absolute eye-catcher. When you look at the shapely Little Petra VB2 sofa with Karakorum cover, you want to sit down on the cocktail couch with a book or drink and leave the hectic world behind. The Karakorum cover brings out the harmoniously rounded shape of the Little Petra VB2 sofa. In addition to the Karakorum fabric cover, the Little Petra VB2 couch is also covered with real sheepskin, either in Moonlight white or Sahara brown. These are listed as separate items in the TAGWERC Design STORE.

Manufacturer The Flowerpot and Topan lights by &Tradition. Design by Verner Panton
Material Wood | Cover: Karakorum 003
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Little Petra Sofa Karakorum 003

Architect and designer Viggo Boesen first presented the Little Petra VB1 lounge chair and the Little Petra VB2 sofa in 1938 as part of the `Copenhagen Cabinetmakers Guild Exhibition`. Further international exhibitions and prizes followed. It is said that at that time only around 30 pieces of the armchair and two pieces of the sofa were made. Little Petra VB2 convinces with a compact size and a special shape. Thanks to this embeddedness, the Little Petra VB2 lounge sofa feels particularly cozy and comfortable and playfully outshines large, voluminous sofas.

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Little Petra is named after Boesen’s mother-in-law and the fact that this cocktail couch with a total height of just 75 centimeters and a length of 150 cm appears relatively small. Little Petra VB2 in Karakorum convinces with special comfort and proves not only to be comfortable but also extremely versatile when it comes to choosing the seating position.

Covered with the bouclé fabric Karakorum, the lounge sofa Little Petra VB2 looks elegant and noble. Inspired by the look of valuable Persian fur, Karakorum is characterized by a comparable look with a pleasantly soft feel, comfort and fullness. Deep on the floor, open and `embracing`, Little Petra VB2 embodies the essence of a lounge couch and enables all kinds of seating positions in any conceivable environment: lobby, lounge, living room, club, men’s room, nursing room, children’s room, bedroom, hallway, office.

“A lot of work has been invested to ensure the greatest possible comfort, from the seat to the upholstery,” emphasizes the manufacturer, who reborn Little Petra VB2 in 2020. The use of natural materials was also important: the legs of the chair are made of oak or walnut are reminiscent of Viggo Boesen’s love for natural materials. Litte Petra VB2 Karakorum from &tradition with a vegan fabric cover is a lounge sofa for the interior design experts from TAGWERC that has what it takes to become a favorite place.

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Material

Little Petra

  • Cover
  • Upholstery fabric
  • Designer
  • Manufacturer
  • Made in
  • Colour
  • Virgin wool
  • Cotton
  • Viscosis
  • Polyamid
  • Width
  • Weight
  • Abrasion resistance
  • Fastness to light
  • Pilling
  • Frame
  • Wood legs
  • .
  • Karakorum
  • ./.
  • Dedar
  • Italy
  • Beige
  • 42%
  • 24%
  • 33%
  • 1%
  • 130 cm
  • 1040 g/lin.m
  • 40.000 Martindale
  • ./.
  • ./.
  • .
  • Oiled walnut

Dimension

  • Height
  • Width
  • Seat height
  • Weight
  • 75.00 cm
  • 150.00 cm
  • 40.00 cm
  • 35.00 kg

Besonderheiten

  • Outdoor suitable
  • Stackable
  • No
  • No
  • The Little Petra sofa will be handcrafted for you after your order.

The Little Petra sofa was designed by
Viggo Boesen

The Danish designer Viggo Boesen sitting in a boat.
The young designer Viggo Boesen with two women in his arms.
Designer Viggo Boesen with a pipe.
Original Verliebt. Design objects by Viggo Boesen in the TAGWERC Design STORE.

Viggo Boesen is one of the rough diamonds Danish designs of the 20th century. With his designs and design works in the style of the 'Danish Golden Age' and using natural materials, the native Dane is experiencing a renaissance because of his sustainable approach. The designer and architect received an award for his Little Petra design, which was reissued by &tadition in 2018.

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