Cabinet de Luxe

Parker Rattan Backed Blackwood Sofa, Sydney 1961



This three seat Parker sofa from the Mid-Century range is elegant and comfortable. Signs of wear have been retained and enhanced by stripping the timber and refinishing with Danish Oil. The arms have a coating of hardwax oil - durable and heat/water resistant.

Tony Parker returned from a stint in the UK and Europe in 1953. He brought his knowledge of the latest Mid-Century designs home and enriched the Parker Furniture company with some of Australia's best Mid-Century seating and dining suites. Under his guideance, Parker continued to uphold high standards of contruction and design throughout the 1950s, 60s and 70s.

An elegant and comfortable sofa. An Australian classic.

Designer Tony Parker
Maker Parker Furniture Pty Ltd
Condition Excellent fully restored condition. Refinished, resprung, new cushions, reupholstered in Charcoal linen viscose fabric.
Length 185 cm
Height 70 cm
Depth 84 cm