Børge Mogensen, Drop-Leaf Gate Leg Table
Drop-leaf table model BM 71 library table, Danish design by Børge Mogensen from Fredericia Furniture. Designed 1958. Gate leg frame design and two-fold-out leaves, mahogany wood. Underside marked with sticker. W 129 cm + 2 x 62 cm, H 70 cm, D 93 cm. Traces of wear commensurate with age, some scratches and small marks.
The flaps hang down the ends and make the table appear like a big wooden block. The table can be used for dining tables or work tables with the inclined legs that hold the flaps. Børge Mogensen himself had the table to stand in his North Jutland cottage.