Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 2

Platner Coffee Table, Glass Top & Rose Gold Base

$2,821per item

About

In 1966, the Platner Collection captured the “decorative, gentle, graceful” shapes that were beginning to infiltrate the modern vocabulary. The iconic coffee table, is created by welding curved steel rods to circular frames, simultaneously serving as structure and ornament. Base in limited edition 18-karat rose gold-plated finish with clear lacquer protective coating. Top in clear glass.

Details

  • Creator
    Knoll (Manufacturer),Warren Platner (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 15.25 in. (38.74 cm)Diameter: 36 in. (91.44 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Contemporary
  • Production Type
    New & Custom(Limited Edition)
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    East Greenville, PA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: QH44086D3712T1stDibs: LU5477221284232

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Allentown, PA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more

About the Manufacturer

Knoll

As a company that produced many of the most famous and iconic furniture designs of the 20th century, Knoll was a chief influence in the rise of modern design in the United States. Led by Florence Knoll, the firm would draw stellar talents such as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Eero Saarinen into its compass. Their work would help change the face of the American home and office. The company was formed in 1938 by the German immigrant Hans Knoll. He first worked with his fellow ex-pat, the Danish designer Jens Risom, who created furniture with flowing lines made of wood. While Risom served in World War II, in 1943 Knoll met his future wife, Florence Schust. She had studied and worked with eminent emigré leaders of the Bauhaus, including Mies, Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer. She won Knoll over with Bauhaus notions of industrial arts, and an aesthetic that featured flat and tubular metal frames and angular forms. When Hans died in a car crash in 1955, Florence Knoll was appointed head of the company. It was as much through her holistic approach to design — a core division of the firm was dedicated to planning office systems — as Knoll's mid-century modern furnishings themselves that she brought about the sleek and efficient transformation of the American workplace. Today, classic Knoll furnishings remain staples of modern design collections and decors. A history of modern design is written in pieces such as Mies’ elegant Barcelona chair, Saarinen’s pedestal Tulip chair, Breuer’s tubular steel Wassily lounge chair and the grid-patterned Diamond chair by Harry Bertoia. As you can see from the items on the following pages, these designs and others have become timeless emblems of the progressive spirit and sleek sophistication of the best of modernism.
About the SellerNew to 1stDibs
No Reviews Yet
Located in East Greenville, PA
Recognized Seller
These prestigious sellers are industry leaders and represent the highest echelon for item quality and design.
Established in 1938
1stDibs seller since 2020
Typical response time: 14 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Warren Platner Coffee Table
By Knoll, Warren Platner
Located in Chicago, IL
Warren Platner for Knoll bronze base coffee table with glass top.
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Bronze

Warren Platner Coffee Table by Knoll
By Warren Platner, Knoll
Located in Highland, IN
An exceptional amount of hand work is required to fabricate the Platner coffee table with it's many wires and electronic welds. The form recalls a sheaf of wheat and the layers of wi...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Nickel

Vintage Warren Platner Wire and Glass Coffee Table by Knoll
By Warren Platner, Knoll
Located in New York, NY
An vintage wire and glass coffee table designed by Warren Platner for Knoll, USA, circa 1970. Made of steel wire rods with the original nickel finish.  
Category

Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Glass

Iconic Warren Platner Coffee Table for Knoll
By Knoll, Warren Platner
Located in Miami, FL
From the Warren Platner collection for Knoll, his unique design from 1966, is this nickeled steel table of upsweeping rods creating a fountain like form topped with the larger choice...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Steel

Warren Platner for Knoll Bronze Cocktail/Coffee Table
By Knoll, Warren Platner
Located in Southampton, NJ
Vintage Warren Platner for Knoll cocktail table in bronze with 36” glass top at 1/2” thickness, circa 1960 Wire frame is in outstanding condition. Glass has some line scratches on o...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Bronze

Warren Platner Coffee Table
By Warren Platner
Located in Chicago, IL
Custom coffee table, architectural commissioned interior by Platner Studio, manufactured by Lehigh Leopold. Honed Luna Pearl granite top with bronze base.  
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Granite, Bronze

Warren Platner for Knoll Coffee Table, USA, 1970s
By Knoll, Warren Platner
Located in London, GB
An original 1970s Warren Platner coffee table for Knoll. Steel frame and beveled glass top. The glass top is removable. Good vintage condition with minor wear in keeping with age. Th...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Steel

Warren Platner for Knoll Nickel Plated Cocktail Coffee Table
By Knoll, Warren Platner
Located in Dallas, TX
Great looking Warren Platner cocktail table, nice glass with a beveled edge. Requiring as many as 1,000 welds and crafted out of wire and space, the coffee table demonstrates Platner...
Category

20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Steel, Nickel

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery