Ross Lovegrove Rectangular Table with Standard BasePrice: $3,114.00
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Design by Ross Lovegrove, 2007.
Recognized for forward-thinking organically-inspired products crafted in innovative materials, Ross Lovegrove achieves a new level of clarity for KnollStudio with his inventive table desks. The Rectangular Table with Standard Base (RL1) features bent tubular legs allowing for ample leg and storage space underneath. This model is available with Bamboo, Laminate and Bronze or Starphire™ glass top options.
The KnollStudio logo and Ross Lovegrove's signature are stamped into the base of the table. All glass tops have shaped corners. The RL1 features a 7 radius corners and the RL2 and RL3 feature a 3 radius corner. All glass tops are 0.5" thick with a beveled and polished edge. Not suitable for outdoor use.
Material(s): Powder coated steel round tubes with aluminum connections with bamboo, laminate, glass, or Starphire™ table top
- 78.75"W X 39.4"D X 28"H
- Laminate Tops: 1.1" thick
- Panelite Tops: 1" thick
- Bamboo Tops: 1" thick
- Glass Tops: 0.5" thick with a beveled and polished edge
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Designer: Ross Lovegrove
Ross Lovegrove studied design at Manchester Polytechnic and subsequently trained at the Royal College of Art in London. At frog design, he contributed to the design of the Sony Walkman and Apple computers. As an in-house designer for Knoll International in Paris, Lovegrove worked on the Alessandri office system. As a co-member of the Atelier de Nimes, along with Philippe Starck and Jean Nouvel, he acted as a design consultant to Luis Vuitton, Cacharel, Dupont and Hermès. In 1990, he created Studio X in London. Lovegrove is inspired by forms of the natural world, the possibilities of new manufacturing techniques and the ability to evoke an emotional response in users.View other products by Ross Lovegrove
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