String wall system by Nisse and Kajsa Strinning


String™ double cabinet with four shelves in natural oak.

Designed / launched by whom/when The winning design in a 1949 competition for a public library shelving system. String system by Nisse and Kajsa Strinning was patented and became a Scandinavian design sensation during the 1950s and 60s and was even specified for the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

Inspiration Simple, functional and easy to assemble.

Fabrication Side support panels white coated finish x 2. Centre support panel white coated finish x 1. Shelves solid oak x 4,

Hidden Features Comes with 3 optional raised feet to clear tall heritage skirting boards.

Design Consigned Stylist Iconic Mid Century Scandinavian modern design. Ever evolving, String can be added to as life evolves. It is compact and great for apartment living, and you can pack it up and take it on to another home.

Design Consigned Collector Winner of the Milan Triennale Design Award and Excellence in Swedish design. This is the classic String system of white support panels and oak fittings.

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Provenance One owner 2023, purchase invoice provided.

DC Insider String was revived in 2004 with improved quality and extra features added. Nisse Strinning was still alive at the time and came up with the idea for String Pocket, a mini desktop tidy and mini storage system for indoor plants and smaller items.

Our Condition Report 4/5 I was delighted to arrive and find this String system so beautifully styled ready for me to photograph, and I noted how it has been well cared for during its short time in this home. Now disassembled and awaiting a buyer. It looks like new.

*Free delivery Melbourne metro on this design


TW156cm TH200cm D30cm




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