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Designer Name: Terence Harold Robsjohn-Gibbings
Born-Died: 1905 – 1976
Style: The variety of works completed by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings have been hallmarked as a fusion of classical elements of Art Deco design and Ancient Grecian design with a modern twist. He had a trademark style: modern historicism, which can be found in sparse furnishings, sculptural fragments, and mosaic floor reproductions.
Materials Used: Robsjohn-Gibbings often utilized luxurious materials including grained and plain veneers coated in shellac polishes as well as smooth surfaces of bleached birch.
Specialized In: Furniture
History of designer: Robsjohn-Gibbings was a British-born furniture designer and renowned architect. Throughout his career, he worked for an antiques dealer and managed prominent sales accounts such as Neiman Marcus and Elizabeth Arden.
In the late 1930s, Robsjohn-Gibbings was a distinguished American decorator. He went on to design houses for scions, such as Doris Duke (a tobacco heiress). Another notable achievement was the residential commission completed for Casa Encantada (Hilda Boldt Weber's mansion in Bel-Air).
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings side table for Widdicomb. Produced with a square top seated on four legs with curved bases. Features two pairs of crossed trestles in between the table legs. Includes the original Widdicomb label and serial number stamps underneath the top. Some signs of wear such as scrapes to legs and trestle and small worn spots to finish on top. The table remains in good vintage condition.
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A vintage circa 1950's wooden desk, created by designer T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb Furniture Co., features round cornered table top, placed above three graduated drawers, each with pull handle, tapered to either end and accented in polished metal hardware.
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