Paul Dupré Lafon (1900-1971)
Born in 1900, he studied at Ecole des Beaux Arts in Marseille and graduated then as an architect and decorator in 1923.
Inspired by Cubism, he invigorated the functional forms of furniture.
Called the ‘’decorator of millionaires’’, Dupré Lafon created beautiful interiors and furniture for a wealthy and fashionable clientele.
He also worked for Hermès, designing accessories such as desk sets, lighting and even pieces of furniture.