The Herman collection is a tribute to Herman Melville, the famous author of the novel Moby Dick published in 1851 during the period of the American Renaissance. The metal spine of the sofa in the Herman collection recalls the fin of the white whale Moby-Dick.
Designed Manzoni & Tapinassi
The originality and expressiveness of architect Maurizio Manzoni and the considerable experience of professor Roberto Tapinassi came together in 2001 to form a professional partnership among the most remarkable in Italy.
The two designers found common ground in wanting to offer new solutions for contemporary living issues by applying the logic of italian design-- work which is purposeful and well-established in research. The results of their partnership can be attributed to the combination of their multidisciplinary fields - architecture, industrial design, and interior decoration-- as well as visual communication, fashion, and graphic design.
22" DIA x 19.6" H
Marmo Orbico Marble Information: It has a light background with light blue nuances crossed by more intense gray veins that show a diagonal design with branched texture. At the bottom there are spots and markingns with variations from yellow to beige and brown.
A water repellent treatment is applied to the surface. However, due to the natural characteristics of marble basic care is recommended.
This strong and sturdy end table with an unconventional base was inspired by Herman Melville, the famous author of the novel Moby Dick.
Made in Italy