Pierre Chapo L02 B Louis bed in elm France 1965

Description

Details

Shipping

Customize

Designer

Pierre Chapo

France, 1927 – 1987
Designer, craftsman


Read more

Fantastic looking L02B ‘Louis’ bed, designed by Pierre Chapo and manufactured in his own atelier in France, 1965. This bed has a solid elm wooden frame in which his trademark joinery is used. The condition is very good. No significant marks of usage are to be found, or at least worth pointing out. The scale and appeal of the bed make it look a bit bulky, yet refined in detail. All in all, a true well preserved and eye catching piece which most certainly will stand out in any well designed bedroom. The bed uses an 140x190cm mattress size.

 

The work of Chapo combines ancient woodworking skill and tradition with a contemporary aproach. In designing his distinguished pieces, Solid oak, elm, teak and ash were mainly used. After graduating from the Parisian École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts in architectural studies, he travelled through scandiavia, Central America and the United States. After returning tot he French capital he opened his own gallery in 1958 on boulevard de l’Hôpital 14, where among other artists mainly his and Isamu Noguchi’s creations were on display. In 1960, he recieved a gold medal from the city of Paris as a token of appreciation for his contributions to the city.

 

The work by Pierre Chapo is parallel to the designs by Charlotte Perriand. Due to the increase of demand for those pieces, Pierre Chapo’s work is highly sought after as its similar in many ways. Pierre Chapo is for sure one of the best designers from French soil, clearly to be seen at his architectural designs and craftsmanship.

 

We always have a selection of Chapo in stock, so if you need something in particular, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Designer: Pierre Chapo
Type: L02B 'Louis'
Manufacturer: Atelier Chapo
Year: 1965
Country: France
Materials: Elm wood
Condition: Very good, original
Height: 69 cm
Width: 150 cm
Depth: 200 cm
Item nr: AF21NO13

Holland / Belgium: € 50
Europe: € 250 - 500
Outside Europe: € 1000 - 2000

Please contact us for affordable and none profit global shipping quotes. We provide white glove, express and sea freight shipping options. Contact our shipping department for a non-binding shipping quote, you will get a response within 48 hours.

Shipping quote
Everything from our inventory can be customized to your personal wishes, send us a message with your requests. There is almost nothing we can’t do in our in house atelier.

Contact us

Items you may like

We source!

Didn't find what you were looking for? Our actual inventory is much bigger than our website shows. So if there is anything specific you are looking for, please let us know. And if we cannot help you with our current inventory we can always source an item in our network. We can also advice on similar pieces, colors and styles. Contact us

Deal with us!

Our strength lies in a consistent offer of high quality vintage furniture from all over the world. So, we are consistently looking for pieces to buy as well. We work with a large network of suppliers both private and b2b in order to keep the quality of our collection as high as possible. Variety is important as we serve customers all over the world. We buy all over in Europe and are always into something nice or special to buy. The condition is not of importance as we have our own atelier where we can repair almost everything.

Do you think you have a piece that fits our collection? Feel free to send us a message with pictures and a requested price, by email or WhatsApp. Looking forward to hearing from you soon!?

Contact us
Copyright © 2022 MassModernDesign