Charlotte Perriand Ventaglio Desk in Natural Oak
91.8" L x 61.5" W x 28.6" H
The elegant and multi functional Ventaglio table consists of fourteen perfectly placed oak slats resting on three free form legs. Its unique asymmetric table top and placement of the legs allow for dynamic and flexible table usage. Designed by Charlotte Perriand in 1972 and is now produced by Cassina.
Charlotte Perriand joined the studio of Le Corbusier at 24 years of age. She experimented with steel, aluminum, and glass, developing a series of tubular steel chairs that remain a modern icon. Traveling to Japan to advise the government on how to export products to the West, and spent WWII exiled in Vietnam, where she discovered local woodwork and weaving techniques and embraced natural materials. Said to be one of the most influent French modernist designers, her work is highly collectible.
Cassina was established in 1927 in the Northern region of Brianza, Italy, an area noted for its skilled artisans and woodworkers. Rooted in high quality Italian craftsmanship Cassina began acquiring licenses to reproduce some of the world’s most well renowned furniture designs. The incredible quality of materials leads to the most amazing expression of form and function celebrating new design as well as highlighting notable designs of the past.
- Designed By: Charlotte Perriand
- Made in: Italy