Lotus Chair by Rob Parry

Lotus Chair by Rob Parry. Here you see Rob Parry sitting in a 2019 reissue of his lotus chair in 2019 at age 94.


State Mines Chairs by Rob Parry

Dutch designerRob Parry was a pupil of Gerrit Rietveld and soon started his own design studio with Emile Truien. With Emile he designed a chair for Dutch State Mines, a state owned coal mining company.

These two are for sale at Flatland Design via VNTG (Vintage)


Rob Parry Side Chair at Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

Rob Parry Side Chair
Although they coin it a Rob A.T. Perry side chair, I’m almost certain this is the F&T Chair by Dutch designer Rob Parry. It was sold for $ 450,- in 2005 at LAMA.

Here is a photo from the site of Rob Parry:

F&T Chair by Rob Parry

Via Modern Art & Design – December 4, 2005 – Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA) – West Hollywood California.

Sofa by Rob Parry?

Sofa by Rob Parry for Gelderland
Sofa by Rob Parry for Gelderland 2

Found this sofa by Rob Parry at Deconet and realized I have a lot to tell about Rob who is a family friend for over 70 years and, more importantly, note to self: I have to visit him within a short time, because this photo, which I took when we had dinner together, is already almost 4 years old.
Rob Parry
Rob has an extensive portfolio of chair designs that have never been produced.

This sofa is stil for sale today at 19west.de, a Cologne, Germany based second hand design seller.

Update: Later Rob called me that he did not design this settee…