French copperware reached the height of its popularity in the early 20th century, but practically disappeared on the death of the renowned artist and craftsman Jean Dunand in the 1940s. Bassines goal is to revive the art of metalwork design and develop it abroad. Forget the dated image of the old copper sink! Xavier Dupuy, the founder, named his new brand Bassines but has reinvented that old-fashioned fixture, transforming it into a precious contemporary object « made in France ». The Bassines washbasins are highly technological objects designed using the best technical advances.