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Jindrich Halabala Ottomans and Poufs

Czechoslovakian, 1903-1978

Thanks to design lovers’ enthusiasm for Art Deco and mid-century modern furniture, and the increasingly competitive market for pieces by more famous creators, 20th-century Czech designers are making their way back onto the international stage. Foremost among these talents is Jindrich Halabala.

Halabala was a cabinetmaker’s son whose training was almost wholly focused on woodwork, first at a state-run vocational school for woodworking in Valašské Meziříčí and later at UP Závody in Brno, where he ultimately became chief designer. His curvaceous bentwood H chairs, such as the H269 and H237, and stylized ottomans have become classics, while his 1930s and 1940s sofas, tables and storage cabinets, with their sweeping curves, stylized geometry and dark, richly grained wood, embody the best of Art Deco furniture design, a style that was brought to worldwide attention at an exhibition in Paris in 1925.

Some see Halabala's work as the segue between early 1900s Czech Cubism and the modern style that dominated the mid-century.

Find a collection of vintage Jindrich Halabala furniture today on 1stDibs.

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Creator: Jindrich Halabala
Art Deco pouffe by Jindřich Halabala, 1950s, Czechoslovakia
By Up Závody, Jindrich Halabala
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Up to 3 Art Deco Jindrich Halabala Stool, Leaf Pattern, Pouf, Ottoman, 1930s
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1930s Czech Art Deco Vintage Jindrich Halabala Ottomans and Poufs

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Jindrich Halabala Stool in Decorative Upholstery
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1930s Czech Art Deco Vintage Jindrich Halabala Ottomans and Poufs

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Jindrich Halabala Stool in Decorative Upholstery
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Located in Waalwijk, NL
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Made in Czechoslovakia Made of fabric,wood Original condition.
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Jindrich Halabala Stool in Decorative Upholstery
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Located in Waalwijk, NL
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Up to 3 Art Deco Jindrich Halabala Stool, Leaf Pattern, Pouf, Ottoman, 1930s
By Up Závody, Jindrich Halabala
Located in Vienna, AT
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Jindrich Halabala ottomans and poufs for sale on 1stDibs.

Jindrich Halabala ottomans and poufs are available for sale on 1stDibs. These distinctive items are frequently made of wood and are designed with extraordinary care. There are many options to choose from in our collection of Jindrich Halabala ottomans and poufs, although brown editions of this piece are particularly popular. Many of the original ottomans and poufs by Jindrich Halabala were created in the Art Deco style in europe during the mid-20th century. If you’re looking for additional options, many customers also consider ottomans and poufs by and UP Závody. Prices for Jindrich Halabala ottomans and poufs can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — on 1stDibs, these items begin at $343 and can go as high as $1,690, while a piece like these, on average, fetch $1,250.

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