Elegant buffet in solid oak and oak veneer from the 1950s. Compass feet plus a key. Two central ceramic panels decorate each leaf. Interesting symbolic pot and potter.
Dimensions: 133 cm long x 102 cm high x 54 cm deep. Possibility of delivery, thank you for contacting me before bidding. This console is on other sales platforms and can be removed from the sale. For any enthusiast of knoll, rené gabriel, jacques adnet, jacques quinet, marcel breuer, ludwig mies van der rohe, eero saarinen, isamu noguchi, frank gehry and ross lovegrove, charles and ray eames, charlotte perriand, jean proven, the corbusier, matte mathieu, albini franco, marco zanuso, gio ponti etc ... Furniture with enveloping shapes, graphic patterns, acid colors the 1950 style is always on the rise.
A happy way to introduce fantasy into our interiors. Long live the happy days! What is the 50s style? A period from the postwar period until the 1960s, the 1950s were marked by revolutions in style and form in furniture design and decoration, but also and especially for new industrial techniques ( use of steel, aluminum, molding techniques).
The 50s will also highlight some of the big names in design (which today still serve as a reference in this field) as eames. The United States will play a leading role in the creation of this style with "lamerican dream" conveyed through films and commercials: a beautiful interior cozy and warm, a fully equipped kitchen. American icons represent glamor and dreams for the public: an idealized image is created in the collective spirit. They want to follow the same modes, drive the same cars and of course the same interior.
This is the advent of industrialization and the production of mass-produced furniture. The "50s" style is also marked by the home appliance industry.He will start to stand out in the kitchen with very aesthetic lines and colors. The "50s style" is characterized by furniture with tapered lines, fine feet or compass, furniture enhanced by touches of bright colors but also by the use of materials such as tubular steel, formica or even molded plastic.
Major designers and cult pieces. Whether it is in the context of reissue of big houses or through China, the star creations of the 50s have the coast, in the hearts of design enthusiasts, but also in that of the public. It must be said that these years have been very prolific for the creation of furniture. Here are some of the big names in the design of the 50s this is of course a non-exhaustive list!
Charles Emes was one of the most influential designers of the twentieth century. An American dengineer and manual worker, he specialized in casting and technical treatments in his creations.
Chairs dsw, 1950 and dar chairs, 1953. With a career mixing controversy and artistic genius, the danes designer created his own movement combining modernist ideals and love of Nordic naturalism. Armchair "egg" and "swan" chair, 1958.
Ferronnier, entrepreneur activist industrialized construction in the building sector, industrial manufacturer using aluminum pioneered, jean proved was also an architect and designer French self-taught furniture. Office table "compass\Ecologist before the hour, and agitator ideas, his theses have marked his time. In recent years, the fifties are back on the scene. Effect "crisis" perhaps, the 50s inspire, make dream with the spirit of insouciance and "happy days" which give off.Fashion effect surely after the revival of the 70s, 80s, etc. , "mad men" effect too, this series which takes place in the heart of the 50s and which has been a continuous success for 6 years. Until now, the iconic pieces have confidentially auctioned the auction by frenzied collectors heart. Today this passion is spreading, houses reissue these works, which also inspire contemporary creators. From wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For Scandinavian design store, see scandinavian design (store). Ceramics designed by ulla procoped for arabia. Chairs at the Danish Design Center, Denmark. Telephone kiosk by georg fredrik fasting, norway.
Scandinavian design is a design. Movement characterized by simplicity, minimalism.
And functionality that emerged in the 1950s in the five northern countries. Awarded to outstanding Scandinavian Designers between 1951 and 1970, was instrumental in both making Scandinavian design a recognized commodity, and defining the profile of Scandinavian design. Since 2006, the tradition of a pan-nordic design award has been resumed with the forum aid award. The idea of beautiful and functional everyday things should not be limited to the wealthy, but to all, is a core theme in the development of modernism. This is most probably realized in post-wwii.
The ideological background was the emergence of a particular scandinavian form of social democracy in the 1950s, as well as the availability of new low-cost materials and methods for mass production. Scandinavian design often makes use of form-pressed wood, plastics, anodized or enameled aluminum or pressed steel.The concept of scandinavian design has been the subject of many scholarly debates, exhibitions and marketing agendas since the 1950s. Many emphasize the democratic design ideals that were a central theme of the movement and are reflected in the rhetoric and contemporary Scandinavian international design. Others, however, have analyzed the reception of scandinavian design abroad, see in it a form of myth-making and racial politics. Prominent scandinavian design and retail companies include. Danish fashion stands as the fourth largest export of all manufacturing industries in the country. Bringing in 30 billion dollars a year, growth in denmark. According to the danish fashion institute, danish fashion companies have a higher shareholder value creation than any other fashion industry globally. The sixties and seventies were a period of growth of fashion in the country. From 196065 the clothing industry doubled in size when its exports increased from 250 million to 500 million.
During this time, designers and manufacturers have come to the fore. Fashion shows become a growing phenomenon, and clothing was made by mass production by new danish designers.
While exports continued to increase, and fashion design in denmark became more popular, designers began to promote their fashion worldwide in France and Italy. Because danish fashion at the time was so distinctive, the media supported the new and fresh designs.
Further information: design forum finland. Prominent finnish designers include alvar aalto. (glass art, glassware), eero aarnio. (textiles, homeware), and maija louekari. Further information: norwegian design council.Ideals of cutting excess, commodification. And practicality of materials in design heavily influenced the aesthetics of the prominent norwegian designers. The møre and romsdal county is very much represented by norwegian designers, and producers. 30% of norwegian furniture are produced in this region. Prominent norwegian designers include hans brattrud. Grorudstolen, the fagott table, and the armchair comet, sven ivar dysthe. (armchair 1001 from 1960, and the flesh laminette from 1964), olav eldøy. (peel flesh, flesh date & the flesh eight), olav haug. (meat 711) and ingmar relling orbit. Further information: swedish center for architecture and design. You can help by adding to it. Leary, erin, "the total absence of foreign subjects": the interwar exhibitions of Scandinavian design, "design and culture 7: 3 (2015): 283-312. Information from pages on each artist on that website.
The item "design 1950 buffet in oak and ceramics french work" is on sale since Wednesday, January 24, 2018. It is in the category "art, antiques \ furniture, decoration of the twentieth \ art deco \ tables". The seller is "djam2021" and is located in / in finistere. This item can be shipped to the following country: europe.