USM Haller Clothes Rack M with Rail, Model Iby Fritz Haller & Paul Schärer — 1.381,00 €
|Product type||Clothes rack|
|Dimensions||Overall: H 179 x W 78 x D 38 cm
Ball centre to ball centre: H 175 + 4 x W 75 x D 35 cm
|Colour chart||Request a USM Haller Colour Fan|
|Material||Panels: Metal, powder coated
Structure: Steel, chrome plated
Ball: Brass, chrome plated
|Function & properties||Including rail for clothes hangers|
|Care||Chrome plated, powder coated and glass elements should be cleaned with a damp, light cloth and subsequently dried.
Stubborn stains can be cleaned with glass cleaner or water mixed with ethanol in a ratio of 10:1
|Museums||Permanent collection MoMA, New York|
|Certificates||Inflammable class 1 (DIN 4102)
GREENGUARD - Indoor Air Quality
LEED "Green Directive"
|Product family||USM Haller Clothes Racks|
|Product brochure||Please click on the picture for detailed information (ca. 8,7 MB).
Does the USM unit come assembled?
The USM clothes rack is usually delivered fully assembled, assuming local conditions at your premises allow for such
Can I equip the 2 open compartments with a drop-down door?
The object has a total height of 1790 mm, which makes it ergonomically unfavourable to equip the upper compartment with a drop-down door. In the lower compartment the installation of a hinged drop-down door is possible.
Can I also have the clothes rail installed across the unit??
As the wardrobe has a depth of 35 cm, clothes hangers would not fit within the unit were the clothes rail positioned acrooss the unit. The clothes rack with a wider than clothes hanger 50cm depth is available separately.
The secret of the USM Haller shelving system's enduring popularity is its modular concept: from just three basic elements all manner of objects can be constructed, in almost every conceivable form. Panels of metal or glass are added to a basic structure of chrome plated metal tubes connected with chrome plated brass balls. Thanks to its modularity and timelessness USM fits in every room, while its flexibly adapts to the needs of your home and helps you to organise your home with stylish storage space according to your preferences and requirements.
As with Fritz Haller's architecture, USM Haller is also an expression of functionalism. As a design principle the term played an important role at Bauhaus and developed into the epitome of modern architecture after 1945. The famous saying "form follows function" is still representative of the then modern view that the appearance of an object must be guided by its function. USM Haller fulfils a functionalist view in a special way because the modular shelving system can not only be flexibly constructed according to the functional requirements, but can be retrofitted later. In terms of art history, the USM furniture system, with its rigorous reduction to basic geometrical structures, draws a connection to the minimalism of the 1960s. Especially minimalist sculpture focused at this time on schematic clarity, logic and a staging of the objects in space.
Seventy years after its founding in 1885 as an ironmonger and locksmith business, USM became the manufacturer of one of the most innovative office furniture systems of the twentieth century. After the reorientation of the company to the production of window fittings and locks in the 1920, and the introduction of general metalworking and sheet metal pro