Set Of Truckle Seats With Table (W38.3)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Set Of Truckle Seats With Table

Made in

London

Date

1980

Description

Chair with a hardwood frame with plywood sides and back, upholstered in grey wool, with steel supports painted green.

Materials and techniques

The seats have hardwood frames with plywood sides and back, upholstered in grey wool cloth. The supports are made from square tubular steel finished with coloured epoxy coating.

Object number

W38.3

Category

  • Set Of Truckle Seats With Table, Floris van den Brocke, 1980, Crafts Council Collecton: W38. Photo: Heini Schneebeli.

Maker's statement

This piece represents an attempt to condense the possibility of adopting various postures as my other furniture, into small space. It also introduces metal and is seen as a sample for small batch production.

Floris van den Broecke, 13 April 1980