Ali Tayar, Michael’s Table, 1991

Acquired by Brooklyn Museum, Fall 2017

Named after Michael Bassett, the New York attorney who commissioned the design, this dining table because Tayar’s first foray into producing limited-edition furniture. However, only three examples were produced. “Michael’s Table” was included in R & Company’s Spring 2017 retrospective of the late architect and designer, “Ali Tayar: Systems & One-Offs.”

Brooklyn Museum, 2017.24,  H. Randolph Lever Fund.