Fridhagen, Bertil

(1905 - 1993)

Bertil August Julius Fridhagen was a Swedish architect and furniture designer. He started out at Svenska Möbelfabrikerna in his hometown of Bodafors, where his father also used to work as a carpenter. After receiving his education at Konstfack in Stockhol, he returned to Bodafors in 1937, where he started to work for Sandsjö Möbelfabrik. In 1939 he became the chief architect at Svenska Möbelfabrikerna. He was important for the success of the company his models accounted for two thirds of its home furniture production.

Bloomberry is an antiques dealer specialized in exquisite twentieth century design, founded in 2005 by Patricia Keurentjes and Leander Meerman. Our strength is that we read the past differently and do have a keen eye for yet little known masterpieces. Our company is housed in a former textile factory that spans 5.000 square meters. It is located just near Maastricht, in the south of the Netherlands, within two hours from Amsterdam, Bruxelles and Cologne. Only part of the collection is shown on the website. A visit -  by appointment only - gives you the full insight.