Marc Du Plantier (1901 – 1975)

Marc Du Plantier is one of the greatest French designers of his time.

Trained as painter and architect, he settled as a designer in 1930 in Paris. Eclectic and independent, he worked for fashion houses, designed private residences or stage sets and costumes for La Comedie Francaise. Inspired by Antique pieces simplicity, Du Plantier created timeless furniture, lighting and objects. He used luxurious and rare materials among which semi-precious stones or coral combined with geometrical shaped metal or wood frames. He conducted several atypical and opulent neoclassical style projects designing sumptuous interiors for an elegant, refined and wealthy clientele.

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