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Wim Rietveld & W.H. Gispen '205' Chair in Red for Kembo

$780per item

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Wim Rietveld and Willem Gispen for Kembo, large set of 25+ '205' dining chairs, skai leather and metal, the Netherlands, 1954. The '205' chair is a design by Wim Rietveld and W.H. Gispen, manufactured by Kembo. The backrest features a playful, funky shape that embrace you when you sit down. The frame is made of enameled steel. The seat and back are upholstered in red leatherette. Please note that the price is per item, not for the set. Kembo stands for 'Kom Maar Eerst Bij Ons' which means first come to us, presumably as a message to the Gispen company that W.H. Gispen had left in 1949.

Details

  • Creator
    Wim Rietveld (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 31.89 in. (81 cm)Width: 24.41 in. (62 cm)Depth: 21.66 in. (55 cm)Seat Height: 17.92 in. (45.5 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1954
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Waalwijk, NL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 450139971stDibs: LU933118479372

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Waalwijk, Netherlands
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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About the Seller
4.8 / 5
Located in Waalwijk, Netherlands

Established in 2006, Morentz has a team of approximately 55 restorers, upholsterers, interior advisers and art historians, making it a gallery, workshop and upholstery studio, all in one. Every day, a carefully selected array of 20th-century furniture arrives from all over the world at the firm’s warehouse, where the team thoroughly e...

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