Grete Jalk (b. 1920, d. 2006)

A Brazilian shelf system with profiled edges in six parts consisting of secretary with six drawers and writing flap covered with black leather, interior with spaces. Two bottom bookcases and three top bookcases, each with three shelves. Manufactured by P. Jeppesen, St. Heddinge. Secretary, H. 118. W. 108. D. 43/80 cm. Bookcases, H. 97 and 118. W. 108. D. 30 cm. Total dimensions, H. 215. B. 324, D, 30/43/80 cm. (6)

The shelving system was presented at the Manufacturers' Association Furniture Fair in Fredericia, 17th-20th May 1962.

Literature: Mobilia no. 82–83, 1962 p. 64.

CITES-certificate valid for transport and re-sale within the European Union included.


Minor wear due to age and use. Minor marks and scratches. Slightly faded.

Items that are made of Brazilian rosewood or contain parts of it, require a CITES export permit in order to be exported from Denmark to a country outside The European Union. Buyers residing outside the European Union are required to obtain this permit. More information is available upon request.


Modern art and design, 10 December 2019


12,000–15,000 kr.


Price realised

12,000 kr.  

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