ADO and Ko Verzuu No. 4 "Puzzle Box" in Lacquered Wood and Metal, circa 1950s

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ADO and Ko Verzuu No. 4 "Puzzle Box" is made from lacquered wood and metal, circa 1950s. A lacquered wooden puzzle set, made up of geometric parts of pure color. The toy plays on the formal language of early modernism. Ko Verzuu was inspired by De Stijl's elementary means of expression. De Stijl's artists, such as its founder Theo van Doesburg, strove for dynamism in art through the tension of different forms and colors.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    6.75 in. H x 6.75 in. W x 3 in. D
    17 cm H x 17 cm W x 8 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Blauvelt, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU107742122382
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Located in Blauvelt, NY

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