Introducing a timeless set: a set of six pre-loved "Latjes" chairs by Ruud-Jan Kokke for 't Spectrum, crafted in 1980 with iconic Dutch design sensibilities. These chairs showcase the essence of Dutch craftsmanship, marrying elegance with functionality. Executed in birch and adorned with a sleek black paint finish, these chairs stand as a testament to the enduring allure of mid-century design.
The hallmark of these chairs lies in their construction – a masterful assembly without the use of nails. The result is a seamless integration of form and function, emphasizing durability and structural integrity. The backrest, adorned with thin slats, not only creates a visually dynamic and open aesthetic but also ensures a comfortable and supportive seating experience.
Drawing inspiration from Dutch design movements, these chairs effortlessly blend the strict geometric aesthetics of De Stijl with the robust elegance reminiscent of the Amsterdamse School. The marriage of these influences gives rise to a piece that is both refined and solid, showcasing the best of Dutch design heritage.
Modern Minimalism: Embrace the chairs' geometric lines by pairing them with a clean, minimalist interior. Opt for neutral color palettes to allow the black-painted birch to stand out as a focal point.
Contrast and Balance: Create visual interest by juxtaposing the chairs with soft furnishings in contrasting tones. Consider adding a throw or cushions in muted, complementary colors to balance the boldness of the black-painted wood.
Natural Elements: Bring a touch of nature indoors by placing these chairs in proximity to plants or natural light sources. The warmth of the birch and the organic design will harmonize beautifully with natural elements.
Artistic Flair: Showcase your artistic side by pairing these chairs with contemporary art pieces. The simplicity of the design allows for versatility, making it a perfect canvas for bold, expressive artwork.
Mix and Match: Don't be afraid to mix these Dutch classics with other design styles. Their timeless appeal allows them to seamlessly integrate into diverse interiors, creating a unique and eclectic atmosphere.
Incorporate these pre-loved "Latjes" chairs into your space, and let them tell a story of Dutch design excellence while becoming a focal point in your home.
Designer: Ruud-Jan Kokke
Manufacturer: 't Spectrum
Material: Ash wood - Oak wood
Height: 77,5 cm
Width: 52.5 cm
Depth: 52 cm
Seat height: 47.5 cm
Armrest height: 66.5 cm
Very good, wear consistent with age and use.
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Please note that our FOUND ICONS are vintage and will never be in ‘NEW’ condition. All pieces will be subject to signs of aging and general wear, this is also reflected in our prices. They remain however fully functional, but it might show signs of age through scuffs, dings, faded finishes, minimal upholstery defects, or visible repairs. Please contact our team with any questions prior to purchase. We are happy to help!