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Ilmari Tapiovaara, Early Demountable Desk or Console, Birch, Finland, 1950s

$8,900

About

A rare and early functionalist desk or writing table, or console table. Designed by Ilmari Tapiovaara. Produced by Laukaan Puu, Finland, 1950s. Finely sculpted light birch, contrasting medium brown top. As with Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand, Ilmari Tapiovaara was once worked under Le Corbusier.

Details

  • Creator
    Ilmari Tapiovaara (Designer),Laukaan Puu (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 28.55 in. (72.5 cm)Width: 47.25 in. (120 cm)Depth: 29.53 in. (75 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1955
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading. Left in completely original condition, structurally stable. Dramatic original patina. Marks, scratches, stains, loss to lacquer, stable crack to lower portion of one leg, illustrated. Light warping to top.
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU3228120635962

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Stockholm, Sweden
  • Return Policy

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

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