METAL UMBRELLA STAND

DESIGN: 1950IES

PRODUCER: ARTIMETA ( ATTRIBUTED )

MEASUREMENTS: H 72, DIA 25 CM

PRICE: 325,- EURO

Characteristic umbrella stand from the 1950ies. Great black perforated metal structure with wood and brass accents.

After the second world war, Dutch companies like Artimeta, Tomado and Pilastro became very succesful producing small, affordable metal household products by using modern innovative methods of production and design. This particular umbrella stand captured the spirit of fifties very well. 

Good condition, some normal usermarks.

 

 

Artimeta was one of the Dutch companies which became succesful producing small metal furniture and lighting designs in a new, innovative European style. Besides the particular collaboration with Mathieu Matégot the origin for using slender shapes and wire structures for their designs can be found in the work of French and Italian designers.