Frankl, Paul

(1886 - 1958)

Paul Theodore Frankl was an Austrian-American Art Deco architect, painter, writer and designer that became famous for his 'skyscraper style' designs in the 1920s. He was born in Vienna, completed his architectural studies at the Berlin Polytechnic and moved to New York in 1914. Later on he moved to Los Angeles.

He designed furniture for, amongst others, Brown Saltman and the Johnson Furniture Company.

Bloomberry is an antiques dealer specialized in exquisite twentieth century design, founded in 2005 by Patricia Keurentjes and Leander Meerman. Our strength is that we read the past differently and do have a keen eye for yet little known masterpieces. Our company is housed in a former textile factory that spans 5.000 square meters. It is located just near Maastricht, in the south of the Netherlands, within two hours from Amsterdam, Bruxelles and Cologne. Only part of the collection is shown on the website. A visit -  by appointment only - gives you the full insight.