A collection of products inspired by the Dutch "Vanitas" still life paintings from the 16th and 17th century. The characteristic type of symbolic still life painting is the one where the symbols of emptiness, time and death were placed on the canvas as a reminder of the vanity of one's earthly life.
Skull/ Vanitas collection chair
materials: wood, polyester, glass-fiber
dimensions: 80 x 80 x 85
skull chair prototype in polyester for © pierre bergé & associés :
Brain/ Vanitas collection footstool
materials: leather, polyurethane foam
dimensions: 50 x 35 x 50
Something dead/ Vanitas collection lamp
materials: leather, steal, carbon-fiber, electricity wire, lamp
dimensions: 40 x 190 x 40
all photos courtesy of vladi rapaport
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