Large coffee table from the 1960s by Danish designer Arne Ho Olsen. The structure is made out of solid teak and the lower tabletop is roped. Hovmand-Olsen’s furniture is characteristic of Scandinavian design: clear, simple, light lines. Arne Hovmand-Olsen was born in Denmark in 1919. He soon became interested in drawing and design. He began his career in 1938 and soon keen to design and produce his own creations. His success is unquestionable; he sold in Denmark, but above all in the United States.