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There’s a whole lot of loveliness ‘new in‘ at Rose & Grey but our favourite pick is the… 27 more words


W.(Wim) Den Boon

(Netherlands, 1912-1968)

Ash wood with strung raffia seat

The Dutch architect Wim Den Boon alongside Hein Stolle and Pierre Kleykamp formed the ‘Group&’ in the period shortly after WWII as part of the Dutch ‘Goed Wonen’ (Good living) movement. 177 more words

Vintage Industrial Metal Floor Lamp Mid Century

I have left the metal the way I found it for that nice natural patina. I have taken many pics to give you a good look. 19 more words

New Lease of Life for Lloyd Loom

New look for the Lloyd Loom from Limehouse

With a fresh lick of paint this Lloyd Loom cane seat has been given a new lease of life. 64 more words


Anonymous 1950s – Scandinavian pine table and bench. 1950s.

A small sized constructivist table and bench has many similarities to various modernist designers such as Borge Mogensen, Donald Judd, Axel Hjort, & Charlotte Perriand  etc. 39 more words

Attributed to Bossche school architect Gerard Wijnen (Netherlands, 1930-)

Dutch minimalist bench/table.1950s.

Travertine marble and grey painted wooden base.

Bossche school architect Gerard Wijnen attended classes given by Hans Dom v.d Laan in the 1960s. 52 more words

First Steps

I’ve gotten a little overwhelmed thinking about everything that I want to do and everything that I need to do. It’s tough to know where to start but I’ve decided to get the gross stuff out of the way first as it’s not nice to live in a gross home. 707 more words