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The materials are chosen for their usefulness yet still show a certain magnificence. Prouve was practical in the sense that he designed according to “what the material thinks” as showcased in one of his most famous pieces, the standard chair.
The book covers the dynamics of creation with the large variety of formations Prouve was able to make. From chairs and tables to gates and buildings, the illustrations and texts will be an inspiration.