Pastoe BB04 


Pastoe BB04 book /secretary cabinet 1950's

Designer: Cees Braakman

Dutch design 

  • Depth : 30 cm

  • Height : 134,5 cm 

  • Width:   88 cm

Secretaire / cabinet designed by the Dutch Cees Braakman for Pastoe in the fifties. The cabinet is part of the well know ‘Birch series’ (Berkenserie) and has – the now iconic – bent ply feet.

Really good vintage condition. 

Stamped at the back: Pastoe + serie number.

BB04 boekenkast uit de Berkenserie van Pastoe, ontworpen in de jaren 50 door Cees Braakman met de kenmerkende lus-poten.

Materiaal berkenhout en berkenfineer.

Met secretaire opbergklep en opbergvak. 

Zeer mooie vintage staat. 


Gestempeld achteraan: Pastoe + serie nummer


Did you know?

Pastoe’s story began in 1913 in Utrecht, when German-Dutch businessman Frits Loeb (1889-1959) decided to produce chairs in a traditional cabinetmaking workshop to sell in his own shop. His atelier—named Utrechtsche Machinale Stoel-en Meubelfabrik (UMS) at the time—quickly grew and in 1917 moved into a large factory facility, manufacturing furniture for a range of retail outlets. In 1918, the factory was moved again to the Rotsoord area in Utrecht, where it is still located today. While the early furniture lines