21st century low plexiglass table created by the Japanese architect Toyo Ito (b.1941) on offer at Tajan.

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It was the discovery of avant garde acrylic materials which enabled him to create furniture of translucent form resembling a body of water with a constantly moving surface.

Ito’s Matsumoto Four table of 2015, produced by Metea in an edition of six, and measuring 6ft 6in x 3ft 3in (2 x 1m), carries an estimate of €60,000-80,000.