Vintage Vladimir Kagan Lounge re-upholsered with matching ottoman (RRP $9,000). Semi-circular curved sofa upholstered in cream boucle fabric. Ottoman dimensions W 930mm x H 380mm

Furniture and interior designer Vladimir Kagan was born in Worms, Germany in 1927. He came to the United States as a boy in 1938. He studied architecture at Columbia University before going on to join the New York-based woodworking shop of his father, master cabinetmaker and art collector Illi Kagan. He learned furniture making there, and opened his own shop on New York’s East 65th Street in 1947.