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Mid-century modern Bastille chairs - Piet Blom

Article nr
ST779
Title
Mid-century modern Bastille chairs - Piet Blom
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. The students, when they entered the canteen, felt as if they were entering 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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