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Jean Prouve Compass school desk for Ateliers Jean Prouve

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Important double school desk type ‘Compass’ No.850 designed by Jean Prouve (1901-1984) for Ateliers Jean Prouve in 1952. Rectangular wooden desk top, with magazine shelve below rests on 4 bent steel feet which support the top and a tubular frame where 2 small chairs rest on. Very nice floating desk from the Compass series, this is industrial design at its best. The designs by Jean Prouve were and are being copied / remade worldwide, tells enough about how important his way of making industrial design was. This desk is completely in original condition and it’s in a very nice used condition. This is a very rare collectible piece and a true must have for an Industrial design lover/collector. Literature: Jean Prouve Complete works Vol.2 page 184-185.

Important double school desk type ‘Compass’ No.850 designed by Jean Prouve (1901-1984) for Ateliers Jean Prouve in 1952. Rectangular wooden desk top, with magazine shelve below rests on 4 bent steel feet which support the top and a tubular frame where 2 small chairs rest on. Very nice floating desk from the Compass series, this is industrial design at its best. The designs by Jean Prouve were and are being copied / remade worldwide, tells enough about how important his way of making industrial design was. This desk is completely in original condition and it’s in a very nice used condition. This is a very rare collectible piece and a true must have for an Industrial design lover/collector. Literature: Jean Prouve Complete works Vol.2 page 184-185.

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Jean Prouve Compass school desk for Ateliers Jean Prouve

PRICE: Sold
COUNTRY: France
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: 1952
MATERIALS: Metal, wood
CONDITION: Original vintage.
HEIGHT: 30.71 in. (78 cm)
WIDTH: 47.24 in. (120 cm)
DEPTH: 37.4 in. (95 cm)
DEALER LOCATION: Roosendaal, Netherlands
NUMBER OF ITEMS: 1
REFERENCE NUMBER: U120515933051

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