Galerie Alainko

Antwerp, BE

About Galerie Alainko

Antwerp based Alain Hens started online dealing in 20th century high-quality design furniture under the name Alainko. At Alainko, we depart from a different perception on furniture. Insight and understanding of materials and techniques form the basis of this perception. Since opening the gallery in 2012 the selection went broader and post war abstract art came in the picture. We offer an alternative to mass- (re) produced furniture by looking for originality in design and finish, furniture with character, furniture that is exclusive and unique and produced on a small sc...Read More

Galerie Alainko

1stdibs Dealer Since 2012

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Vintage 1920-1929 Belgium Art Deco Paintings
Canvas, Paint
Truly great decorative painting oil on canvas painted in the interbellum period. The patina, details and handwritten place names combined with the monumental size works mesmerizing. ...
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Vintage 1920-1929 Belgium Art Deco Cabinets
Glass, Oak
A truly great designed and executed piece of furniture. This asymmetrical and yet simple approach in this design has a surprising effect on the eye and on the environment wherein it'...
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Vintage 1920-1929 Belgium Art Deco Dry Bars
Glass, Rosewood
Discrete and very unique piece with interesting features. The top of this piece can be removed to discover a secret space. It can be used to hide specific items as documents, money o...
Alfred Hendrickx, Belform
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Vintage 1950-1959 Belgium Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Cherry
Great custom-made cabinet by Alfred Hendrickx for Belform. This commissioned piece is entirely made in cherrywood, instead of the standard bubingawood and ebonies legs. Very practic...
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Vintage 1920-1929 Belgium Art Deco Benches
Wood
Very handsome and elegant low bench. Beneath you find hand-carved wooden wheels to roll it from beneath a sofa or bed.  
Philippe Starck, XO Design
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Vintage 1980-1989 France Post-Modern Armchairs
Metal
Important and highly comfortable easy chair by Philippe Starck. This rather radical design with a high poetical energy is a lust for eye and different styles of interior.
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Vintage 1950-1959 Belgium Mid-Century Modern Benches
Oak
Very elegant oak veneered dining room bench with a chalk wash finish. The bench was made by an architect for his own family house.
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Vintage 1960-1969 Germany Modern Stools
Metal, Rubber, Wood
Set of four metal pop art bar chairs with an inflatable gummi ball as seating surface. They are highly decorative and most important comfortable. The height can be adjusted by inflat...
De Coene Frères, Fred Sandra
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Vintage 1960-1969 Belgium Modern Dining Room Chairs
Walnut
A truly important set of rare chairs by De Coene. Remarkable woodworking in the best tradition with the richest of material. The Madison series were named after the opening of a De C...
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Antique Late 19th Century Germany Industrial Cabinets
Birch
Impressive cabinet existing of two parts on top of each other. They both rotate in both directions. In the middle there is a metal tube and a cage with rollers to let it rotate smoot...
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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Modern Rocking Chairs
Wicker, Maple
Very elegant and light weight rocking chair. Despite the ornamental approach it has a timeless and modern look. The light weight Ligurian style Chiavari chair was an example for Gio ...
De Coene Frères, Fred Sandra
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Vintage 1960-1969 Belgium Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Rosewood, Walnut
A truly homage to traditional woodworking, furniture manufacturing and rich materials. This is a sober, yet strongly articulated dining table that makes me think of the designs of Fr...

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