front page magazine rack by Front for Kartell
‘front page’ magazine rack by Front Design Studio Stockholm for Kartell, in rare fume colourway.
Designed by whom/when: ‘front page’ was created in 2010 by Swedish Design duo Anna Lindgren and Sofia Lagerkvist of Front, for durable plastics makers Kartell [est 1949]. It’s quirky design drew accolades, many hailing it as a contemporary design icon.
Inspiration: As the wind ruffles the pages of a magazine. Whilst it can hold many magazines it is able to display the ‘front page’ of 5 simultaneously.
Fabrication: Durable clear polycarbonate with a transparent charcoal ‘fume’ tint.
Design Consigned Stylist: Eye catching collectible home accessory in the most elegant colouway ‘fume’ (transparent smokey grey).
Design Consigned Collector: Authentic Kartell Design product in rare discontinued fume colourway.
Stamp or Mark of authenticity: Kartell embossed.
Purchase Verification: 6 years old in good condition. Light scratches consistent with age. These do not detract from the overall look.
DC Insider: Front Design are represented in MOMA new York, V&A London and Centre Pompidou Paris.
- Dimensions: H34cm W50cm D35cm
- Condition: 3/5
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