By Al3xa. Coffee Tables. At Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 11:00:05 AM.
Aah, the esteemed Saarinen table. Beautiful, sleek and versatile, but at nearly $3,000, it`s quite the investment. Though $500+ isn`t a bargain-basement price either, Lippa`s version of the classic design is certainly more attainable and just as attractive.
A half-century later, furniture designers are finally catching up to painter Yves Klein’s visionary Table Bleue. Artist Yves Klein (1928–1962) is remembered for many things, such as paving the way for French Pop art and patenting his own shade of blue. Less well-known is his turn as a furniture designer, and his 1961 opus, Table Bleue.
White marble can be difficult to keep pristine. Enter black marble, paired here with modified brass hairpin legs in a table that would absolutely be the centerpiece to any room in which it resides.