V B Wilkins has to be the star designer for G Plan, creator of the ever popular Fresco range and a visionary when it comes to furniture design, versatlity and iconic imagery. His 1969 Fresco range for G Plan created a sute of furniture for almost every room in the house focusing heavily on quality Teak with grain to die for!
This stunning Fresco coffee table first designed by V B Wilkins in 1969, features an integral glass aperture set above a lower floating magazine shelf in beautiful teak, an ideal place to place those impressive hard backs or trinkets that you want to be seen but not touched! The glass insert is the original thickened pane and shows very little sign of wear making it the ideal window to the treasures below! You could of course just put your magazines and remotes on it but where is the fun in that!
The table would make an excellent main coffee table as well as a console or end table and would look great in any room whether. Its large enough to be extrenely convenient for drinks, laptops and netbooks, tablets or paperwork and is a great to work at for those evenings catching up with work or revision.
In excellent condition the table has seen some minor restoration and is dying to be rehomed to a new family and home.
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