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Dom Hans van der Laan (Netherlands, 1904-1991)

Three sectional benches  – Original grey painted pine wood. 1970s.

Dom Hans van der Laan was a Dutch Benedictine monk and architect. He was a leading figure in the Dutch ‘Bossche School’. His theories on numerical ratios in architecture, in particular regarding the plastic number, were very influential.

The inserted photo shows similar designed chairs at the van der Laan stichting.

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