bodo sperlein / Rolf benz

988 table

This piece represents a bold departure and introduces a fresh design language, marking a new chapter for the renowned furniture brand.

The table's distinctive allure lies in the seamless integration of fluidity and grace in its legs, harmoniously juxtaposed with the timeless simplicity of the tabletop. This unique fusion of traditional and contemporary aesthetics exemplifies Bodo's signature design philosophy. Going beyond mere functionality, Table 988 transcends its utilitarian purpose to become a captivating art object, commanding attention as a sculptural centrepiece even when not in use.

Photography: Eduard Rittinger

table 988

The design also expresses the ethos of Rolf Benz: to create furniture that responds to the variety of modern living. Although we are now surrounded by technology and virtual realities, the table continues to define the heart of the home, a centre point that promotes conversation and relationships.


Designer contemporary furniture, a multipurpose table, serving as a dining table or your next home office desk. Available in three sizes and three different finishes. 

Table 988 is a unique blend of traditional and contemporary aesthetics as the fluidity of the table legs meet a classically simple tabletop. Available in three sizes and three finishes - oak, black stained oak and American walnut - it is adaptable and functional as well as a visually engaging sculptural centrepiece


Height: 750mm

Width: 1070mm

Length: 2200mm


Height: 750mm

Width: 1070mm

Length: 2400mm


Height: 750mm

Width: 1070mm

Length: 2600mm

material choice

american walnut

bodo sperlein


A contemporary and elegant conversation piece, Table 988 celebrates craftsmanship skills, as only the most accomplished manufacturers can produce such an intricate design in solid wood. Made in Germany, there is flexibility in the materiality and aesthetic; three sizes and a walnut, oak or a stained black oak finish.