Gabriel Sideboard, 2007
Nest Furniture Design
Designed and made by husband and wife team Neil and Annabel McCarthy, the Gabriel sideboard was launched at the 100% Design Show in London September 2007. The dynamic piece has a distinctive front face cast in jesmonite, an acrylic modified gypsum, and finished in a pale matte grey lacquer. The shape sweeping across the front is cast, Neil cast one side and Annabel the other. It is the first edition and prototype.
Materials: Solid timber, birch plywood, cast jesmonite, lacquer, painted glass top
Year purchased: 2008
Location: Reconstructed Rooms: Four Centuries of Furnishings gallery