A fantastic pair of nickel on brass and glass two tier side tables. Attributed to Jacques Adnet. Glass has been relaced. Height:40cm Width:57cm
Jacques Adnet was an icon of French Modernism. He attended the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris and later became Director of the Compagnie des Arts Francais. His team of decorators included; Francois Jourdain, Charlotte Perriand and Georges Jouve. Inspired by Pre-classical furniture, he firmly believed in the functional aspect of furniture combined with geometrical simplicity, which in turn produced innovative elegant, pieces. This pair of tables are a perfect example of Jacques Adnet’s work.