Lodovico Acerbis Ludwig Sideboard
A simple shape and a pure volume - indeed almost an abstract one - where the absence of pointless details highlights the value of the materials and the excellence of the finish. An item where the use of different materials, emphasised by the light and cleverly co-ordinated with the shiny steel of the sides and the base, produces a different emotion each time, pleasing the eye and begging to be touched.
The richness of the reflection on the gloss finish, the elegant sobriety of oak, the charm of ebony and the natural beauty of the grains of olive ash-wood, stressed by the careful choice and application of the veneer: the soul of the tree and "bark of the furniture". A piece of furniture that not only amazes when closed, but also surprises when open, thanks to its technology and practicality. I
n just one simple gesture, the large front panel tilts down and retracts slightly, while part of the top mysteriously rises to reveal the full contents of the sideboard (Dual-Flap® system, patent pending). Inside, a double line of sunk lights illuminate the interior, conceived as a single large compartment that's open and easily exploited on all sides, the space being organised by two thin chrome-plated metal frames, plus clear glass shelves and drawers.
Finish of top and door: white matt lacquer, glossy white, black or NY red lacquer, grey oak, brown oak, ash-grey oak with brushed finish, flame-grained olive ash, ebony. Available in two versions: BASIC version with external sides, feet and nternal frame in matt white lacquered; PLUS version with external sides and feet in shiny stainless steeland and internal frame in chrome-plated metal.