Gerrit Rietveld (1888-1964) was a Dutch minimalist architect and designer. He was a member of the De Stijl movement and his most known for his work in the way he pared his design down to basic cubist elements and often used primary colors to emphasize the different planes. Most of his furniture was designed and manufactured to accompany his architectural commissions.With painstaking detail to the construction, materials and colors, the Miniatures Collection presents this renowned classic of modern furniture history by Gerrit Rietveld reduced in size to a 1:6 scale. Each of the models are hand made and custom built right down to the miniature screws and hand woven fabrics. Due to their precision crafting and meticulous detail, these valuable collector's items are also ideal illustrative material for universities, colleges of designs and architects. For each miniature there is a license agreement with the designer or his or her heirs. Many designers collaborate with Vitra to develop the miniatures of their own designs and offer their assistance by supplying information on the objects.
|Miniatures - Rood Blauwe Stoel by Gerrit Rietveld||5.75" H x 4.25" W x 5.5" D||Unavailable|
|Product Category:||Statues & Figurines|
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Vitra Miniatures - Rood Blauwe Stoel by Gerrit Rietveld
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