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Hans Bellmann Model 103 Tripod Table

Item #VINT010

SOLD


Date of design: ca.1946
Dates of manufacture: 1948 to 1961
Swiss designer Hans Bellmann's abstract Model 103 tripod table continues to look contemporary alongside more recent products.


NOTE: This is an "as is" sale of a one of a kind item that is no longer manufactured by Knoll. Vintage items are pre-owned and are not returnable.

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This is an "as is" sale of a one of a kind item that is no longer manufactured by Knoll. Vintage items are pre-owned and are not returnable.

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The Swiss designer Hans Bellman was a student at the Bauhaus from 1931 to 1933 where he met Ludvig Mies van der Rohe. After graduating, Bellmann was hired by Mies to work as an architect in his studio, a job that he kept for two years, before establishing his own Zurich-based studio in 1946.

From his studio he began to explore furniture design. True to his modernist training, Bellman designed furniture with a focus on structure and simplicity. His designs, sold by the Swiss modernist retailer Wohnbedarf, included two Tripod Tables, which Knoll imported in 1948.

Bellmann taught throughout his career and was on the faculty at both Harvard University and Washington University in Seattle.