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1950s Metal Writing Desk with Chair for Lips

$767.13per set


In the 1950s-1960s work changed more and more from handwork in factories towards desk sitting work. There was a huge demand in the market for solid Industrial but mainly practicial writing desks. Lips in the Netherlands designed a number of those Industrial indestructible metal desks, who are nowadays very wished for design. This desk is marked Lips and has a semi-soft top of those years. The matching desk chair is from Friso Kramer for Ahrend de Cirkel. The set is timeless and in good condition consistent with age and use.


  • Creator
    Lips (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 30.32 in. (77 cm)Width: 59.06 in. (150 cm)Depth: 29.93 in. (76 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1950s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Amstelveen, NL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 04251120TBu1stDibs: LU2600122038562

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Amstelveen, Netherlands
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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