This da Vinci-like table table is based on a design patented in 1835. Just turning the table one quarter of a rotation will double its surface area. Its operation is simple and beautiful--Everything about this table is easy, except its cost ($50,000) and its construction, which takes many months.
Paul Klee Paul Klee (1879 – 1940) Swiss. Expressionism, cubism and surrealism influence (orientalism, too). Klee (draftsman)experimented with and eventually mastered colour theory, and wrote extensively about it; his lectures Writings on Form and Design Theory (Paul Klee Notebooks) it was compared with Leonardo da Vinci's A Treatise on Painting.