Pair of Side Tables
Free form side tables, Mod. “GEA”
White lacquered layered wood
DESIGNER Kazuhide Takahama (1930-2010)
DIMENSIONS W. 54 x D. 42 x H. 53 /cm.
Repertorio del Design Italiano 1950 - 2000, Volume I, Giuliana Gramigna pg.88 (illustration)
Kazuhide Takahama is best known as a furniture and lighting designer, and has produced work for Knoll, Gavina and B&B Italia.
After graduating from the Tokyo Institute of Technology in 1953, Kazuhide Takahama designed the Japanese Pavilion for the Milan Triennale. On this occasion Takahama got to know Dino Gavina, who invited him to design for his company, Gavina SpA.