List of products by designer Jan Vanek

Jan Vanek (1891-1962)


Jan Vanek was an interior architect and a Czech designer. From 1905 till 1909 he studied in the school industrialist of woodworking in Chrudim. After obtaining his diploma Jan Vanek managed a furniture factory in Munich, Stuttgart and Heilbronn in Germany. In 1920 he founded the United Factories of arts and crafts; five years later, Vanek with Stanislav Kucera and Vilém Hrdlicka created Standart, a company of housing (S.B.S)., which operated until 1932. The most prestigious contract of Vanek involved to draw furniture for the Villa Tugendhat. Jan Vanek was also a prolific architect and his most remarkable works included housing projects in Cern á Hora (1925), in Cern Pole in Brno (1925-26), and in Rybitv í (1939-41). In 1948 he was named the managing director of the Czechoslovak Factories of processing the wood. Then Jan Vanek managed the central production of popular art and finally he worked in the wood in construction.

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    DESIGNER : Jan Vanek  EDITEUR : Krasna Jizba Ash wood armchair attributed to the Czech designer Jan Vanek for the manufacturer Krasna Jizba. It dates from the 1940s. This strapped armchair is fully restored. The cushion in blue fabric is new.

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    DESIGNER : Jan Vanek  EDITEUR : Krasna Jizba This oak armchair was designed by the Czech designer Jan Vanek for the manufacturer Krasna Jizba. It dates from the 1940s. This strapped armchair is fully restored. The fabric cushion is new.

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    DESIGNER : Jan Vanek  EDITEUR : Krasna Jizba This game table is designed by Czech designer Jan Vanek for the manufacturer Krasna Jizba. It dates from the 1940s. The top is characterized by a chessboard. This piece is in good vintage condition. 

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