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Forum topic by slamDan posted 255 days ago 453 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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For context – saw this in a 2005 BBC series about WWII in a German office. Not 100% about the accuracy of it, but the production values were pretty good so I think it might be time/place accurate. Any thoughts or ideas very much appreciated.

And here’s a big (10MB) gif of it that gives a better sense of its shape: http://gfycat.com/SkinnyMistyAvocet


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#1 posted 255 days ago

It looks like a cross between Craftsman and De Stijl (think Ritveld). But a prop person could have just whipped that up as well.

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#2 posted 255 days ago

Thanks, dhazelton, looks like a good lead. I see what you mean with the criss-crossed stick style of De Stijl but with burlier Craftsman materials and curves.

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