Wikkelsø, Illum

(1919 - 1999)

Illum Wikkelsø was a Danish furniture designer. He was trained as a cabinetmaker in 1938 and graduated from the school of Arts and Craft (now, the Danish Design School) in 1941. He worked with Jacob Kjær and the duo Peter Hvidt and Orla Mølgaard, before starting his own studio in 1954.

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.