Lot 118

Storage cabinet by Gordon Bunshaft (1909-1990)
Desk credenza in teak and teak veneer, designed by Gordon Bunschaft and made by De Coene for the Lambert Bank around 1960. The credenza has 4 drawers on the left side and a double evolution cupboard on the left side. A side lock locks the whole cabinet. It is finished at the back, so that the credenza is presentable on all sides.
Restoration of use and maintenance.
XXth period
Dimensions: H: 68; L: 190; W: 50 cm

Gordon Bunshaft is an important American architect. Inspired by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier, he follows a minimalist style. In 1952, he built the "Lever House", Manhattan's first skyscraper made mainly of glass, for which he received the Pritzker Prize in 1988.