ADO / Ko Verzuu – a rare small table. Ko Verzuu 1930s. It retains its Ado metal label to the underside. All original paintwork. . 46cm high / 48cm diameter. . The Dutch Ado company, known more for the manufacture of small toys, occasionally also manufactured small ‘real size’ items such as this small table. ___Inspired by the designs of Rietveld, Mondrian and Destijl, Ko Verzuu’s designs were manufactured by patients in a sanatorium at Berg en Bosch in the Netherlands through a policy to engage the patients in occupational therapy prior to their reintegration in society. ___Verzuu’s designs and the manufacturing process were inextricably bound up with ideas about art, health care and pedagogy.
|Dimensions||48 × 46 cm|
1930 – 1939