the background of TON – the hand-crafters of bentwood and timber furniture and components – twirls and twists close to 1 innovator, a group and bentwood. the ‘+-160 years’ book, composed by creator adam štěch, chronicles their household in bystřice pod hostýnem, presently czech republic, where a bentwood furniture factory has been operating for 160 years. this was ever because german inventor, designer and businessman michael thonet revolutionized the generation procedure in 1861.
+-160 years – the initial and expansion of bentwood furniture from bystřice pod hostýnem
all visuals courtesy of TON
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