Sol Shapiro Coffee Table
Original Teak and Glass coffee table,
attributed to Sol Shapiro.(1914-1980).
Length 189cm. Width 52cm. Height 45.5cm. 1cm thick glass.
Born in Russia, Sol Shapiro arrived in Perth in 1939, where he began
working in his uncle's cabinet-making factory.
From 1948 to 1951 Sol worked in Sydney for Paul Kafka,
a furniture designer and maker from Vienna.
In 1958 Sol returned to Melbourne, continuing to design and make
truly distinct and iconic furniture.
Exhibited at the National Gallery of Victoria.