The internationally famed Essay 100x230cm Table is a ground-breaking design from 2009. Its designer Cecile Manz is celebrated widely in architecture and design circles for his immeasurable contribution to the modern design industry. Fritz Hansen produces Essay Table today using simple tools, quality materials and time-honoured techniques.
Essay is an exclusive table series in solid wood, created by the Danish designer Cecilie Manz. What distinguishes Essay is its solid yet light design. The design is a perfect example of Cecilie Manz’ approach with its simple lines and sparse form. The table consists of three elements – a table top and two bases – in a simple and natural construction that gives it both and elegant look and flexible functionality. The table is perfect as the gathering point for any home where family members, friends and guests meet. Essay is available in a variety of sizes. The table top and bases comes in several types of wood. Each of the tables can be expanded with black laminate leaves on both sides. , This table seats six to eight people.
Width: 100cm x Depth: 230cm x Height: 72cm
Materials & Finishes
The Essay™ table comes in 4 sizes in 3 types of solid wood: Oil treated oak (white pigmented),
walnut or black lacquered oak. The extension leaf fits all sizes and is made of black laminate.
Fritz Hansen offer a standard five year warranty against manufacturing defects (i.e. materials and design). Normal wear and tear and damage of covers are not covered by the warranty. The warranty for wicker and lamps is 2 years.
Year of Design
Space Planning/Interior Design
Our experienced team of design consultants can help you in planning your dream space. From colour and upholstery advice on free standing pieces to installation and finish tips on fitted furniture. Furthermore to help you visualise your new space we’ll produce 3D models to demonstrate how our products can be best used in your living space.
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Delivery & Installation
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Cecilie Manz was born in the Odsherred region of Denmark. As the child of parents occupied with art and design, designing always formed a natural part of her life. She chose design as her living when she began studying at the Danish School of Design in 1992. Her great interest for function and conceptualization took her further as an exchange student to Helsinki where she attended the Finnish University of Art and Design.
Republic of Fritz Hansen is an exclusive, international design brand whose timeless collection unites world-famous classic and contemporary furniture, lighting and accessories.