LUXURY ROSEWOOD WRITING DESK BOOKCASE

DESIGN: MARTEN FRANCKENA 1962

PRODUCER: FRISTHO NETHERLANDS

MEASUREMENTS: H 156, W 127, D ( BOX ) 48,5 CM
( SPACE BOX W 58.5, H 35, D 40 CM )

PRICE: ON REQUEST

Elegant and modest sized midcentury bookcase / writing desk created by the Dutch Fristho furniture company. Attractive combination of rosewood veneer and brass details which gives this piece a luxury appearance.

 

During the fifties, Dutch company Fristho became very successful producing a wide range of modernist, Danish style furniture. Nowadays their furniture has become most symbolic for post-war European design, reflecting the new era of consumer prosperity and technological progress, using prefab materials for the production. Fristho has worked with a number of famous designers such as Kho Liang Ie, William Watting and Rudolf Glatzel. This very rare modular system was designed by Marten Franckena, 1962.

 

Great wood color, nice grain in the rosewood veneer. The fabric on the back is original and evokes a warm atmosphere. Overall condition; hardly any usermarks, doors and drawer function perfectly. Economic packing and shipped service ( when shipped in parts ), Feel free to ask for a quote for your country.