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Dutch Modernist Bastille chairs by Piet Blom for Huizenga N.V.

Article nr
ST779
Title
Dutch Modernist Bastille chairs by Piet Blom for Huizenga N.V.
Made in
The Netherlands
Design by
Piet Blom
Manufacturer
Huizenga N.V.
Condition
Good
Price
€3600 SET PRICE
Description

Bastille chair, from the University of Twente- Enschede. Designed in 1964 by the Dutch architect Piet Blom. Manufactured by Huizenga N.V. Utrecht, with a quantity of 400 pieces.
The chair was named after the university canteen. The canteen got immediately baptized in Bastille, referring to the famous prison in Paris. When the students entered the canteen, it felt like a prison.
After a renovation of the university canteen in 2002, most of the chairs got lost.
Designed by Piet Blom.
Manufactured by Huizenga N.V.

Height 84 cm 
Width 40 cm 
Seat height 45 cm 

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