The Vitra's Fan wall clock attracts attention with its three-dimensional shapes and playful hands. The high-quality quartz movement and carefully designed details make the clock a reliable movement and also a beautiful decorative item.
Between 1948 and 1960, the George Nelson office designed more than 150 clocks for the American clock manufacturer Howard Miller. The collection consists of wall clocks and table clocks that are characterized by imaginative forms, modern spirit and the absence of figures. Nelson's mission was to add more modern design to ordinary American homes, and he succeeded in a brilliant way - today, the clocks are cherished as international design classics and masterpieces of American design from the mid-20th century.
Material: American cherry wood, metal
Diameter: 38.5 cm
Notes: Operates on 1 x 1.5V AA battery (included). Bear in mind that American cherries become darker over time (patina).
The designer: George Nelson,
George Nelson (1908-1986) was an American architect and designer who is considered one of the greatest American designers of the mid-20th century. Nelson studied at Yale University and in Rome, where he became known for European architecture and design . After returning to the United States, Nelson started working at Herman Miller, where he quickly took on the role of Design Director.