Gerrit Rietveld was a Dutch furniture designer and architect. One of the principal members of the Dutch artistic movement called De Stijl. Rietveld was one of the first Dutch designers to use plywood, which made of multiple thin layers of wood veneer bonded together and pressed under great pressure into a particular form.
Here some pictures of the firsts Gerrit Rietveld's experiments about chairs design from the early 900's.
|Zig zag chair with hole and zig zag chair 1932 by Gerrit Rietveld|
|Beguile chair by by Gerrit Rietveld 1927|
|Passenger seat for the Fokker aircrafts - Red-Blue Chair 1918 by Gerrit Rietveld|
|Low chair 1945 and Mondial chair 1957 by by Gerrit Rietveld|
|Piano Chair 1923 and Steltman Chair 1963 by Gerrit Rietveld|