GEORGE NELSON

GEORGE NELSON

George Nelson was born in Connecticut in 1904 and went on to study architecture at Yale University, where he graduated in 1928. Nelson was one of the founders of the modernist architecture movement of the forties along with, Eliot Noyes, Charles Eames and Walter B. Ford - all of which he would later collaborate with. He became a highly regarded critic, author and commentator on design issues as well as his own exceptional creative talent. His Storagewall shelf system revolutionised the office environment and excited manufacturers Herman Miller who appointed Nelson as the company's design director from 1945-1965. Nelson also created other iconic designs including the Marshmallow Sofa and the Coconut Chair as well as a series of clocks. He died in 1986 but his memory still lives on as Vitra still manufacture his most iconic pieces under licence.


VITRA 1955 Coconut Chair Scale Model
VITRA 1955 Coconut Chair Scale Model
Was £193.00
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VITRA 1956 Marshmallow Sofa Scale Model
VITRA 1956 Marshmallow Sofa Scale Model
Was £472.50
Now £401.63
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VITRA Asterisk Clock
VITRA Asterisk Clock
Was £199.00
Now £169.15
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VITRA Ball Clock
VITRA Ball Clock
Was £222.00
Now £188.70
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VITRA Coconut Chair
VITRA Coconut Chair
Was £2,589.00
Now £2,200.65
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VITRA Diamond Walnut Desk Clock
VITRA Diamond Walnut Desk Clock
Was £340.50
Now £289.43
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VITRA Eye Clock
VITRA Eye Clock
Was £274.50
Now £233.33
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VITRA Flock of Butterflies Clock
VITRA Flock of Butterflies Clock
Was £578.00
Now £491.30
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VITRA George Nelson Home Desk
VITRA George Nelson Home Desk
Was £2,628.00
Now £2,233.80
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VITRA Marshmallow Sofa
VITRA Marshmallow Sofa
Was £4,051.00
Now £3,443.35
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VITRA Nelson Perch Chair/Stool
VITRA Nelson Perch Chair/Stool
Was £1,432.00
Now £1,217.20
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VITRA Nelson Table/Bench
VITRA Nelson Table/Bench
Was £519.00
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VITRA Night Desk Clock
VITRA Night Desk Clock
Was £274.50
Now £233.33
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VITRA Petal Clock
VITRA Petal Clock
Was £258.00
Now £219.30
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VITRA Polygon Clock
VITRA Polygon Clock
Was £360.00
Now £306.00
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VITRA Spindle Clock
VITRA Spindle Clock
Was £306.00
Now £260.10
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VITRA Star Clock
VITRA Star Clock
Was £297.50
Now £252.88
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VITRA Sunburst Clock
VITRA Sunburst Clock
Was £252.00
Now £214.20
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VITRA Sunburst Clock - Black Ash
VITRA Sunburst Clock - Black Ash
Was £301.00
Now £255.85
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VITRA Sunflower Clock
VITRA Sunflower Clock
Was £782.00
Now £664.70
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VITRA Sunflower Clock - Black Ash
VITRA Sunflower Clock - Black Ash
Was £782.00
Now £664.70
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VITRA Tray Table
VITRA Tray Table
Was £478.00
Now £406.30
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VITRA Tripod Desk Clock
VITRA Tripod Desk Clock
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Now £227.38
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VITRA Turbine Clock
VITRA Turbine Clock
Was £396.00
Now £336.60
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VITRA Wheel Clock
VITRA Wheel Clock
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VITRA Zoo Timers
VITRA Zoo Timers
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