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You´ll find many suppliers for Rinaldi´s Sapien shelves on the net. I suppose the main thing that distinguishes the original is the solid base and the solid one piece narrow spine when looked at side on. Many reproductions try using cheap folded metal for slotting the shelves into.(probably to save on cost while still offering stability). Considering the cost of the originals relatively speaking not much more than the replicas just make sure it is an original and you...
“The moment there is suspicion about a person's motives, everything he does becomes tainted.”
I could never get my head around him having that title. Oscar Niemeyer who was 20 years his senior will always be my Brazilian modernist.
Maybe they are aware of this thread and worried about you expressing your dissatisfaction for all to read
Indeed but 46 pages later
Eames Lounge Chair copies... worth it? The answer seems to be a resounding "No". The copies are what they are.....a compromise on quality with no real after sales service
Actually got a Panton barboy myself. This one look a bit too untidy  
Any good supplier will always have their leather sourced properly. There is a reason why Poltron Frau use particular hides from animals that for example come from areas with less flies, hedges. barbed wire etc. Its guarantees less imperfection , impurities and more consistency in quality. Unless this is done there is very little chance of replicating a type of leather that need replacing or repair, without considerable cost. Those differences samples of Modena black are as...
[quote . It's more John Lobb than Prada, so to speak.[/quote] Like that comparison
"The bashing" as you call it had nothing to do with the style you were trying to put in your home but that it was a fake. Everyone would agree that it's a desirable piece albeit overpriced. I've always wanted one myself but bought a grand repos with ottoman instead. I came to the conclusion the eames is simply not worth the price for what it is
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