Category Archives: Russell Spanner

RARE. Russell Spanner Sideboard: Sold

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An outstanding and very rare piece by Russell Spanner.
Fully restored, solid drawer pulls and legs
with beautiful brass detailing. 68″h x 23″d x 32.5.
Ruspan Originals, Canada, 1940s/50s. SOLD

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Russell Spanner (1916–1974) was a Canadian designer
and major contributor to residential furniture designs in the 1950s.

Spanner was also an amateur wrestling champion,  and was known
to test the strength of his designs by jumping on them and throwing
them across the factory floor. (excerpt from wikipedia).

 

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Russell Spanner Lamp Table: SOLD

Russell Spanner Lamp Table

Russell Spanner Lamp Table. Birch, brass drawer pulls.
Canada, 1950-53, from the Original Series.  W 18″ D 16″ H 26.5″.
SOLD

Russell Spanner Sideboard

Russell Spanner Side Board_LRRussell Spanner Sideboard. Black, pale yellow and orange. 3 drawers, sliding doors, 3 shelves. Excellent refinished condition. Canada, 1950s.
No longer available.