With its good-natured look and its round, robust body, the wooden Kay Bojesen elephant has Kay Bojesen already captivated many a person. The cute wooden elephant is a real classic, both for children and adults.
The wooden elephant is made of solid oak wood. Thanks to the high quality of the material and the excellent workmanship, Kay Bojesen s legendary design provides play fun for generations. The wooden elephant is part of a collection of wooden animals that the designer Kay Bojesen created between 1935 and 1957. The Danish company Rosendahl Design Group now manufactures the wooden animals in close cooperation with Kay Bojesen s family.
Not only in children's rooms, but also on shelves and in offices, the wooden animals are Kay Bojesen now sought-after collector's items that are passed on from one generation to the next. Therefore, the animals are perfect as a gift idea, wherever people live and play: Baptism, birthday, confirmation, high school graduation, wedding, anniversary.
Bojesen himself has dedicated his whole life to the mantra that good design should be human, warm and lively: "They should remind you of a circus" , he usually described his works, of which the charming wooden figures are among the most popular.
Kay Bojesen with its user-friendly and modern design is one of the great Danish functionalists. In his naïve designs, form and object, seriousness and play merge into a unity. At the same time, Bojesen had the unique ability to bring wood to life, which has made his works international design icons.