Exceptionally well executed handmade scale model of this very rare chair designed by Gerrit Rietveld. Unmarked. If you are desperately looking for the perfect gift for an architect, look no further! Gerrit Rietveld (1888–1964), a Dutch architect and designer, was a pivotal figure in the De Stijl movement, renowned for his avant-garde contributions to modern art and design. Best known for the iconic Red and Blue Chair, Rietveld’s work epitomizes the movement’s principles, emphasizing geometric abstraction, primary colors, and asymmetry. His architectural masterpiece, the Rietveld Schröder House, is a UNESCO World Heritage site, exemplifying his commitment to functionalism and spatial innovation. Rietveld’s influence extended beyond furniture and architecture, shaping a lasting legacy in the realm of applied arts. His visionary approach and commitment to simplicity continue to inspire contemporary design, firmly placing him among the 20th century’s design luminaries.