Frank Landau - Selected Design Objects Frank Landau - Selected Design Objects

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Designer
Model

coffee table

Year of origin
1953
Brand

Christian Holzäpfel KG

Description

glass
metal pipe chromium plated
very good original condition
h 33 / d 115 cm

The coffee table with a round glass top on metal pipe chromium plated base is designed by German architect Herbert Hirche.  Manufactured by Christian Holzäpfel KG. manufactured by Christian Holzäpfel. Herbert Hirche was one of the most important post-war German designers. Hirche collaborated among others with Mies van der Rohe, Egon Eiermann and was a student of Wassily Kandinsky. This explains his allegiance by classical modernity, the ideals of which he remained true to all his life and the - politically clean - tradition he upheld in post-war Germany.