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From Parthenon to Pippa

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Published Date:
Sun, 02 Jul 2017 13:15:16 +0000
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Object of the Day
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Classical
collapsible
desk
leather
luxury
Description:
This desk and stool, designed by Rena Dumas with Peter Coles for the Paris-based luxury brand Hermès, are made of pearwood, leather and polished brass, all lavish and sensuous materials. They are part of the firm’s Pippa furniture collection, along with eight other pieces. Space-saving collapsibility is a convenience not usually associated with luxury furniture....
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