Nessen, Walter Von

(1889 - 1943)

Walter von Nessen was a German-born designer. He studied under Bruno Paul at the Kunstgewerbeschule in Berlin before WWI. After the War, he worked for architect Peter Behrens in Berlin and designed furniture in Stockholm from 1919 to 1923. Here he met his future wife Margaretta. The couple moved to New York, where they opened Nessen Studios in 1927, specialized in architectural lighting.

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.