Carl Malmsten Furniture Samsas

Samsas – Year 1960

This is regarded as the most typical item of Malmsten's furniture. The Samsas model is a further development of the original "Konsert" model, which Carl Malmsten designed for the Stockholm Concert Hall in 1923.

In designing his furniture, Carl Malmsten took inspiration from Swedish nature and culture. He gave his furniture names that aroused associations. The name Samsas is a Swedish word for "getting on well together". O.H. Sjögren has succeeded witth getting along well with this item of furniture for over 50 years.

Samsas is also available as Samsas Sofa and Runda Samsas.


Seat height:
Seat depth:
70 cm
82 cm
81 cm
42 cm
51 cm

Legs can be raised by up to 5 cm.


Framework made of solid pine from Swedish forests. The seat is made with nozag springs. The padding consists of cold foam, polyether and fibrefill. The legs are made from solid oak. All production is done at O.H. Sjögren’s factory in Tranås, Sweden.

Samsas Gallery