Tijsseling Rosewood desk
Article number 7370
Beautiful Tijsseling desk with a top that appears to be “floating” and two drawer units with distinctive knobs. A stylish writing desk from the 60s, manufactured in Nijkerk (the Netherlands) during the Mid-Century Modern era.
The Netherlands had several manufacturers and furniture designers specialized in Mid Century Modern-style furniture. Like:
Pastoe: Pastoe is a renowned Dutch furniture manufacturer with a rich history dating back to 1913. They are known for their minimalist and functional designs, often incorporating clean lines and organic shapes that are characteristic of the Mid Century Modern style. Cees Braakman, Radboud van Beekum and Aldo van den Nieuwelaar are some of their famouw designers.
Artifort: Artifort is another well-known Dutch furniture company that has been producing high-quality design furniture since 1890. They have collaborated with prominent designers such as Pierre Paulin, Geoffrey Harcourt and Kho Liang Ie to create iconic Mid Century Modern pieces.
Gispen: Gispen is a Dutch furniture brand that was established in 1916. They played a significant role in shaping the Dutch design movement, including the Mid Century Modern era. Gispen is known for their innovative and functional designs, often featuring metal frames and geometric shapes.
Spectrum: Spectrum is a Dutch furniture manufacturer that was founded in 1941. They have a strong focus on producing timeless and innovative designs, including pieces that embody the Mid Century Modern aesthetic. Their collection includes furniture by well known designers like Martin Visser and Gerrit Rietveld.
Gelderland: Gelderland is a Dutch furniture brand that has been creating contemporary and design-oriented furniture since 1935. They offer a range of furniture styles, including pieces inspired by the Mid Century Modern era. Gelderland combines comfort and aesthetics in their designs. One of their great designers in de the Mid Century Modern periode was Rob Parry.
Tijsseling was a smaller company, but with some destinctive pieces of furniture.
142 x 60 x 76 cm (lxdxh)
Designer Tijsseling team
Manufacturer Tijsseling, the Netherlands
Condition Good vintage condition; some traces of use consistent with age