1883 – 1969
Walter Gropius, born in 1883, is one of the oldest and most famous Bauhaus designers. Gropius possibly early 20th century architecture and joined Peter Behrens' design office in 1907, as did Mies van der Rohe and Corbusier. As a freelance architect and industrial designer, Walter Gropius later designed the Gropius handle that is so well known today, which was first used by S.A. in 1923. Loevy went into production.
TECNOLUMEN has been producing the various Gropius models since 1983. This door handle designed by Walter Gropius with the corresponding window handle was certainly made before 1923, but has only been available since 1923 by the Berlin company S.A. Loevy produced in series. The Walter Gropius door handle was available with different covers, round rosettes and oblong doorplates.