Named for the year Ken Rohl discovered a Swiss-made Pull-out faucet in Europe, the ROHL 1983 Pull-out/Pull-down Series features a package of traditionally styled kitchen faucets. All feature anti scald technology, dissimilar ceramic discs for smooth operation and long life and are crafted with a stainless steel coil and long-lasting chlorine resistant inner liner in North America and New Zealand.
The hot springs of Acqui in Northern Italy are the inspiration for this classically styled series. Acqui Terme, one of the oldest spa villages in Italy, was the destination of ancient Greeks and Romans where the "taking of the waters" was a favorite pastime. These thermal spas are still in great demand. The Acqui Series takes its form from the various architectural and design influences of the regions history. Made in Italy, by craftsmen and artisans, using materials, traditions and hand techniques passed from generation to generation.
Allia Fireclay Sinks
Since 1892 Allia fireclay sinks have been made in the Limoges region of France. Crafted of locally sourced fireclay, Allia sinks are as beautiful as they are durable. Fired at extremely high temperatures (upwards of 1800oF) the extra thick luminous glaze fuses with the special clay to create an exceptionally strong, hard virtually impervious surface. The result is a sink that is stain and chip resistant, enduring the test of time and life.
The name Arcana means "looking into the past and to the future". The ROHL Arcana Series is a reflection of its name. The style melds traditional firm with modern details. Authentically crafted in the Italian town of Alzo, above Lago d' Orta, this Series pays homage to the towns bell making heritage.
The term Avanti means "forward" in Italian. The transitional styling of the ROHL Italian Avanti Series takes its inspiration from the 1902 International Turin Italy Exposition where the Stile Liberty movement was born. The smooth curves and lines of the Series form an understated elegance that celebrate the beginning of the decorative modern arts period in the region. From that time forward, the Italian makers of the line have lived up to the mantra of the Exposition - "to create only original products that show a decisive tendency toward the aesthetic renewal of form will be admitted."
Named for Piazza del Campo in Sienna, Italy, the ROHL Italian Bath Campo series celebrates the famous systems of conduits that brings water to the area. In the 14th century miles of tunnels and aqueducts were built, delivering water to the famous Font Gaia - or Fountain of the World. The Campo handle and escutcheon design emulates the valve/stem combination used in the building of industrial conduit systems. Made by northern Italian craftsmen, using materials and know-how passed down through generations.
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of its maker, the ROHL Cinquanta Series is made in a quaint Northern Italian village overlooking Lago d' Orta. This charming series captures the traditional spirit of a country Italian villa in a contemporary single column design.
The classical symmetry of British Georgian architecture influenced the lines of the ROHL Perrin & Rowe Georgian Era Bath Faucet Series. Named for Great Britain's four successive King George's, the style is appreciated for simplicity, proportion and balance. Made in Great Britain, using regionally sourced solid brass and ceramic components, by craftsmen using time honored hand casting and polishing techniques.
Inspired by the grand estates and town houses of Great Britain's Edwardian period, the ROHL Perrin & Rowe Edwardian Bath Faucet Series is marked with iconic Baroque details. Named for King Edward VII the style was in vogue in early 20th century England and incorporated feminine, delicate forms. Made in Great Britain, using regionally sourced solid brass and ceramic components, by craftsmen using time honored hand casting and polishing techniques.
The Perrin & Rowe Georgian Kitchen Series draws its inspiration from the period between the early 1700's and mid-1800's when four successive King Georges ruled England. Collectively they had a profound influence on architecture, art, fashion and the decorative arts. The hallmarks of the era are exquisite proportion and balance, formal detail, and a bow to classic ancient Greek architecture. Made in England, the faucets, accessories and showers are made of solid brass, by craftsmen who lay there hands on every steps of the process from casting through plating and finishing.
The Michael Berman Gotham Series pays homage to American metropolis' like New York City and their role in setting the pace for "sky-reaching" architecture in the early 19th century. The Series mixes a blend of Art Deco and "Streamline Moderne" influences, evoking the style of structures like the Chrysler Building, Empire State Building and RCA Building at Rockefeller Center. The skyscrapers of Manhattan marked the summit of the Art Deco style; they became the tallest and most recognizable modern buildings in the world - and were a key influence of the Michael Berman Gotham Series.
The ROHL Italian Hex Series is marked by its elegant hexagonal spout. The design is inspired by the Belle Epoch period - or Beautiful Era - when peace, prosperity and a celebration of arts and design flourished in Western Europe. Its delicately fashioned handles, available in a variety of finishes and materials, speaks to the glamour of the period. Worthy of August Escoffier's Hotel Ritz in Paris, this posh Series is handcrafted in Italy.
Considered by many to be the center of London, Holborn, England is the inspiration for the ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Holborn Collection. Once home to London's artistic and literary influences, today the area is an assemblage of architectural styles from Baroque and Tudor to modern hotels and office buildings. The Holborn Series is contemporary yet timeless, complementing traditional and modern décor, and every style in between. Made in Great Britain, using regionally sourced solid brass and ceramic components, by craftsmen using time honored hand casting and polishing techniques.
Known for its majestic mountains and shimmering lakes, Italy's Lombardia region is where the Lombardia Bath Series derives its name. Crafted by Italian artisans, who like their predecessors from the region, Leonardo da Vinci and Mantegna, are compelled to deliver perfection. The lines of this series are clean and crisp, demanding attention to detail and superior engineering.
The modern, contemporary styling of the ROHL Lux Pull-out/Pull-down Series offers a fresh take on the industrial, pro-looking kitchen faucet. Whether in a Pull-out or Pull-down configuration, this Series combines anti-scald technology with dissimilar ceramic discs for smooth operation and long life. Some offer dual spray modes and are of either brass or stainless steel construction. All are crafted in New Zealand or North America.
Meda, in the heart of Brianza, Italy is the region where high end Italian contemporary furnishings have been made since the 18th century. It is here that the artisans and ateliers of high quality, luxury modern furniture and accessories continue to inspire and be inspired. The ROHL Italian Bath Meda series is named in honor of this quarter. The sleek lines of this Series embody the spirit of Cassina and Minotti chairs, tables and accessories. Unfettered and modern from start to finish. Made in northern Italy, of genuine materials and components, by craftsmen using processes and skills perfected in the region.
Inspired by the iconic designs of Andrea Palladio, the ROHL Palladian Series was created for a very special Southern California luxury resort. Designed and crafted in Northern Italy, the Series carries its Italian heritage into every detail. The classically styled escutcheon is reminiscent of the Palladian or Venetian window with its semi-circular arch and the spout and handles subtly integrate pilasters and semi-circular forms and motifs.
The ROHL Patrizia Series Pull-down faucet presents a simple elegance reminiscent of its namesake. Beautifully tailored, with a subtle hint of flirty curve, this faucet brings the perfect mix of feminine style and masculine strength. This traditionally styled, hard-working Series is made in Northern Italy.
Inspired by the first modern skyscraper in Italy, the Pirellone Series is an homage to Gio Ponti and his international architectural style. Clean, crisp lines, sleek simplicity and meticulous detailing - designed and made in Italy - are the hallmarks of this landmark Series.
The Italian Bath Quartile Series is fresh and modern. With its attenuated form, the Series features complementary lavatory faucets, freestanding tub filler and complete spa shower that are slender and discreet. Made in Italy of solid brass, in a variety of finishes, the perfectly components are perfectly resolved, designed to complement contemporary finishes and fixtures.
The Villa San Giovanni is the main access to Southern Italy, and, as a result, has cultivated an industrial center. The ROHL San Giovanni Series design honors the industrial core of the region. The area was known in the mid nineteenth century as "little Manchester" for its large number of fabric spinning mills and industrial pipe factories. The profiles of this collection are derived from the industrial lines of these pipe manufacturing mills. The escutcheons carry a "nuts and bolts" like detail reminiscent of mechanical fittings from the late 1800's. Made in Italy, using techniques and materials authentic to the region.
Named for the Isola San Giulio, the magnificent and romantic tiny island located in the equally lovely Lago d' Orta, the ROHL San Julio Series epitomizes the charming faucets and fixtures found in the hillside villas and country houses of the region. Employing techniques used by bronze bell craftsmen, who for centuries cast bells for the monasteries of the area, these faucets are made in this very special Northern Italian region.
Sanitary Ware/bath Fixtures
Shaws Fireclay Sinks
The ROHL Shaws Original Series sinks are handcrafted of heavy ball Fireclay, making them extremely durable. Fired at temperatures of over 2200 F, the luminous glaze fuses with the clay to create a nonporous, alkali and stain resistant surface. Shaws Original sinks are best known for their traditional farmhouse apron front design, originally created in 1897. Available in apron front and undermount configurations, they are perfect for use in a number of applications from kitchens to baths and laundry rooms. Made in England, in the same factory for 120 years, the Shaws craftsmen sign each and every sink.
Spa Shower Collection
Inspired by the romantic northern Italian city of Verona, the ROHL Italian Verona Series would have been perfectly at home in any of the three Shakespeare plays set in this ancient provincial capital. The World Heritage UNESCO site is celebrated as a center of cultural forms - music, art, and lyric opera. The ROHL Verona Series offers a charming tribute to the region through its graceful form. Its escutcheons are reminiscent of the shape of bells - an homage to the 1776 bell-ringing method called Veronese Bellringing Art, complemented by spout finished with a detail reminiscent of the Renaissance fashion trims and embroideries. Made in Northern Italy.
Literally meaning to travel or embark on a journey in Italian, Viaggio conjures images of walkabouts in the foothills of the Dolomites, day sails on Lake Como, and treks in the hills of the Piedmont. The ROHL Italian Viaggio Series was inspired by these very places. Crafted by Italian faucet and fixture artisans, this Series embodies the traditions of the region where generations of Northern Italian families of set their hands at creating pieces inspired by their heritage.
The ROHL Italian Vincent Series brings a more masculine form to the ROHL Italian Bath Collection. Its transitional design, with its sophisticated marriage of traditional and contemporary lines, is beautifully suited to unadorned spaces. The size and scale of the Series are majestic, ideal for baths with larger fixtures and fittings. Handcrafted in Northern Italy of solid brass, the faucets are sturdy, strong and sound.
Handcrafted in Italy, the ROHL Italian Wave faucet series was conceived by Nevio Tellatin. Its sophisticated form instills a sense of harmony and balance using a minimum of material and an absence ornamentation. A timeless, modern beauty, exclusively from the House of ROHL, the Series is formed using a combination of precision engineering and hand finishing and polishing to create an exquisite piece of architectural plumbing hardware.