Mats Theselius Sven lounge chairs Sweden 1998





This pair of ‘Sven’ armchairs, designed by Mats Theselius in 1998 and produced by Källemo in Sweden, epitomizes the seamless blend of modern industrial design and classic Scandinavian elegance. The chairs feature satin-brushed tubular steel frames, which provide a sleek, contemporary look while ensuring durability and strength. The organic shapes of the frames contribute to the chairs’ sculptural aesthetic, making them visually intriguing from every angle. The seating and backrest are crafted from high-quality black harness leather, which offers a luxurious and comfortable sitting experience. This leather not only adds to the chairs’ sophisticated appearance but also complements the cool steel framework, creating a striking contrast that is both modern and timeless.


Mats Theselius, known for his innovative and artistic approach to furniture design, imbues the ‘Sven’ armchairs with a sense of understated refinement. The chairs reflect typical Scandinavian design principles, emphasizing functionality, simplicity, and a close connection to materials. In excellent condition, these ‘Sven’ armchairs are a testament to superior craftsmanship and thoughtful design. They are perfect for a contemporary living space, office, or any setting where stylish and comfortable seating is desired. With their elegant lines and high-quality materials, the ‘Sven’ armchairs by Mats Theselius are a distinctive addition to any furniture collection.


Kindly note that the listed price is for the pair of chairs.


Mats Theselius, a celebrated Swedish designer, is renowned for his innovative and artistic approach to furniture design. Born in 1956, Theselius has consistently pushed the boundaries of traditional Scandinavian design, blending modern industrial aesthetics with classic elegance. His works often feature a meticulous attention to detail and a deep appreciation for high-quality materials, such as leather, steel, and wood. Theselius’s designs, like the iconic ‘Sven’ armchair, reflect a harmonious balance of functionality and artistic expression, earning him a prominent place in the world of contemporary furniture design. His contributions continue to inspire and influence the design community globally.

Designer: Mats Theselius
Type: Sven chairs
Manufacturer: Källemo
Year: 1990
Country: Sweden
Materials: Metal, leather
Condition: Very good
Height: 70/36 cm
Width: 57 cm
Depth: 71 cm
Item nr: PF23SE28

Holland / Belgium: € Free
Europe: € 150 - 750
Outside Europe: € 900 - 1500

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