Jean Claude Dresse White Resin Console
Jean Claude Dresse, console, resin, Belgium, 1970s
Wonderful white resin console table is a design by the hand of Belgian designer Jean Claude Dresse. This console is made out of a resin table top, resting on lacquered metal feet. The rectangular shaped table top is finished with an organic pattern and an inlayed bone mozaic. The lines in resin are hand drawn by Dresse and etched after. A piece that finds itself between the borders of furniture design and art. The table is in good condition.
The table top is signed by its maker and comes with a certificate of authenticity.
Jean Claude Dresse (1946-) is a Belgian artist and designer. He graduated from the art academy in Charleroi. His background of being a visual artist is clearly visible in his furniture designs as he uses artistic techniques such as mosaic and etchings. He makes use of precious metals such as brass and copper. Together with his father he was a prominent figure in the furniture business in the 1980s and he belongs to the artistic Walloon school that focused on glamorous aesthetics.