Guillerme et Chambron Footstool in Solid Oak
Guillerme et Chambron, stool, oak and fabric, France, 1960s.
This oak wooden footstool with pink color is designed by the French designer duo Guillerme and Chambron. This ottoman has a frame in solid oak with sculptural lines and shaped. The legs are typical for the French duo. The seat is slightly rounded. The oak is nicely patinated.
Jacques Chambron (1914-2001) and Robert Guillerme (1913-1990) started their design production post war. They installed themselves in a factory were the machinery was used to make rifles. Guillerme & Chambron saw the potential of these machinery and decided to continue production as it was installed and used them for the design of their designs.