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Lot 0084
Ko Verzuu designed doll house table furniture for ADO.
Ko Verzuu designed toys between 1935 and 1955, inspired by artists such as Gerrit Rietveld and Piet Mondriaan and educational innovators: Maria Montessori and Friedrich Frobel. The toys were hand made by people recovering from tuberculosis in hospital. The title: ADO is an acronym for (Dutch) 'Arbeid Door Onvolwaardigen' (English: Labour By Lesser-Abled). In 1962 this name was changed to 'Apart Doelmatig Onverwoestbaar' (English: Unique Functional Indestructible).

Two ADO doll house wood tables.
Manufacturer : ADO, Ko (Jacobus Johannes) Versuu.
1. Small rectangular table on four legs.
Painted in various colors.
Date: 1929.
Dimensions: 5.5 cm. hgt. x 8.2 cm. wd. x 8.2 cm. dp.
Marked underside: 'ado'.
2. Round table in Rietveld style.
Colors: blue, yellow, mauve.
Dimensions: 10.3 cm. hgt. x 19.5 cm. dia.
Archived at CODA Museum.
Condition: good estate condition, paint fading appropriate for age (Please view all photos) .
Provenance: Private Estate.

Condition

Good original estate condition, no repairs noted.
In-house shipping available.

Starting Bid

$150.00

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ADO Dutch Two Tables Furniture, Ko Verzuu Design, 1929

Estimate $300 - $500
7d14h16m52s
$150
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