Their work would help change the face of the american home and office. After all good design deserves the greatest materials.
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Knoll marble desk. The florence knoll credenza comes in a variety of body and top veneers and in a range of marble tops. The collection includes iconic pieces from the great modernists and exciting new products from todays best designers. She had an ability to see.
Find modern furniture for the living room dining room home office and outdoors. Below is a behind the scenes look into the complex process of making one of our fine and unique marble tops. As the centerpiece of a modern dining room or the hub of a busy kitchen the right dining table is.
The elegant 2480 pedestal table desk introduced in 1961 exudes executive quality and epitomizes mies van der rohes impact on florences approach to design. Knoll tables desks and credenzas are topped with beautiful luxurious marble granite quartz and limestone. Life changes but quality endures.
Knoll development group member vincent cafiero. Led by florence knoll the firm would draw stellar talents such as ludwig mies van der rohe and eero saarinen into its compass. In such an office there was always a diagonally placed desk with a table set parallel behind it a few chairs scattered around the edge of the room and a glassed in bookcase.
The base is available in either polished chrome or satin chrome. The company was formed in 1938 by the german immigrant hans knoll. In 1958 knoll introduced the pedestal collection designed by architect eero saarinen the tables of which were the first knoll pieces to employ marble tops.
Knollstudio is a definitive resource for modern furniture. Florence knoll described this standard layout in her 1964 commercial interiors entry for the encyclopedia britannica. A generous serving of style.
To view finishes in person and for specification and ordering assistance please visit your local knoll showroom or dealer. Saarinens futuristic design used oval and round marble surfaces white italian wallen grey and italian cremo at the time resting atop a single inwardly curved leg. The surface finish library is not a specification tool.
Each detail was endlessly refined to achieve simple seemingly effortless beauty. Please refer to current price lists for the most accurate approval information. Whether youre looking for a marble dining table a mid century modern coffee table or a height adjustable desk for your home office the knoll tables collection has a design to suit your space.