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Designer Name: Karl Springer
Born-Died: 1931 – 1991
Style: Karl Springer became renowned for his Bauhaus, Art Deco and classical Chinese influenced the style of furniture.
Materials Used: Karl Springer liked to experiment and use materials such as horn, leather, llacquered parchment, shagreen, metal, glass and rare woods in his furniture designs.
History: Karl Springer was born in Berlin in 1931 and moved to New York in 1957. His design career started in bookbinding which is where he honed many of the skills he would later use in furniture design. By 1960, he started to concentrate solely on designing furniture and soon his work was sought after by clients in search of high-end furniture. Once business started to grow, his brother Joachim joined the team in order to grow the company even larger.
By the 1980’s, Karl Springer had opened showrooms not only in New York but also in Los Angeles and Chicago. As the demand for their services grew, they extended the showrooms to Munich, Germany and Tokyo. Karl Springer's designs are still popular and highly sought-after by interior designers and design enthusiasts to this day.
Karl Springer modern style up light table or floor lamp made in bronze with dark satin finish, with the light source angled up towards the ceiling.
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A Modern style round mirror upholstered in fabric and designed by Karl Springer, circa 1970s.
Set of six Karl Springer faux lizard skin dining chairs in a pale olive color accented with black striations and detail to the skin. Signed, and dated 1983 on a piece of tooled leather attached to the bottom of each chair.
A pair of "lighthouse" table lamps designed by Karl Springer.
Coffee table by Karl Springer with textured brown shagreen frame and inset glass paneled top. This low coffee table is rectangular and not completely square. In good vintage condition consistent with age and use.
A scavo glass chandelier by Karl Springer for Seguso.
Karl Springer Lacquered Goatskin Coffee or Cocktail Table from the Midcentury
A highly modernistic armchair, produced circa 1980s by Karl Springer Ltd., with cushioned seat upholstered in scallop patterned fabric, against a curvaceous frame in polished steel, with brass detail to the back-splat. Very good condition, consistent with age and use; no visible signs of wear.
A modernistic side table, created in the manner of Karl Springer, features clear Lucite frame, with smooth, rounded corners and beveled black faux granite top.
A late 20th century table lamp, created in the manner of Karl Springer, composed of three rounded Lucite forms, joined at the center by circular top and base, accented with Lucite cubes.
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