Shoe-shine

PHI 2013/2014 | BENCH

Description

Looking at the shoe-polisher Dick in « The Little Lord Fauntleroy » and seeing the duplicates of him all around in fancy places, airports etc. it inspired me for this piece of furniture. It has different boxes and drawers to store brushes, textiles, spatulas, shoe polishes and shoes to clean. Block-shaped(or bench), it offers a seat next to storage spaces. This piece of furniture is in a way a reminiscence of old days, a dream of a time, which seems to disappear in our restless world. « Shoe- shine » is my answer…

DIMENSIONS

Widgth: 140 cm
Height: 60 cm
Depth: 70 cm

MATERIAL

Solid oak wood
steel
leather