Red chair A by Lucien Engels, 1957
  • Hidden

Red chair A by Lucien Engels, 1957

In 1954 Lucien Engels designed the holiday home for children ‘Emile Vandervelde II’ in Oostduinkerke, Belgium.
It was an amazing overall project: he designed the buildings, the interior and the furniture as well.
Engels used powerfull colors for the children.
The holiday home was shameless demolished in 1995. Only a few chairs, tables and cabinets were saved…
We offer you 2 original chairs, type A. Engels designed those chairs for the dining room for children.
The chairs are made of beech wood. The backrests were painted in strong colors and have a asymmetrical opening for the hands.
Both chairs are in very good condition with normal signs of age and use. The backrests are repaint in their original color.

Bibliography: De Kooning, M., Bekaert, G., Lucien Engels. Architecture Art Design/ Architectuur Kunst Design, 2009, p. 138, p. 182-187.

Height: 69 cm

Width: 41 cm

Depth: 48 cm


Height: 69 cm / Width: 41 cm / Depth: 48 cm
about us
We are David De Brauwer and Natascha Brees, founders and managers of Vintage Design Point. Vintage design, art and collectables are our passions and we are happy to share them with you. We are especially in love with Belgian design, from the early 20th century to contemporary design.
more about us
20 years of experience
We have over 25 years of experience and continuously hunt for design, collectables and art. Not only do we select the perfect authentic items for you, we also help you find the piece you are looking for and we can help you style your interior.
contact us
cleaned & checked
All items on our website have been cleaned and checked in our workshop. We like to keep them original with signs of age and use. That is why we love vintage. If some items really need to be restored, we call on professionals for help. You are welcome in our well-organized warehouse in Wechelderzande, Belgium.
more about us
shipping & packing
We know how precious and delicate our items are, so we pack them ourselves: each box is adapted to the item, wooden crates are custom-made, complying with all steps of safe shipping and safe unpacking. This customized packing and shipping assures your item will arrive safe and sound. We ship worldwide and provide all required insurances.
more about us
started in 2009
We started our website with passion in 2009. We have the knowledge and skill to make the best photos and show all the details of the object. Doing research in books and catalogues and visiting expositions we have become experts in vintage design and collectables and we still continuously strive to enhance our professionalism.
more about us
1 / 5