Finn Juhl was a leading figures in the creation of "Danish design" in the 1940s
and he was the designer introduced Danish Modern to America.
Finn Juel designed the sofa in 1941. 'Poeten means' 'The Poet'.
The sofa takes its name from the Jørgen Mogensen comic, Poeten and Lillemor,
which was filmed in 1959...in the film there were A LOT of furniture by Finn Juhl :O)