Mabef have been producing high-quality artist’s easels and accessories for almost 60 years. Founded in 1948 in Italy, the company started as a one man operation creating beautiful easels for the local market. The company took on the name M.A.B.E.F., using the initials of its founder: Mariotto Albino Bruno & Sons (Figli in Italian). Since then, they have grown to be one of the most prominent professional quality easel manufacturers in the world. Their range of easels, print racks and artists boxes are renowned worldwide for their high performance and functionality. Focusing on exceptional craftmanship and ethically sourced high quality materials, the Mabef range, since the beginning, just the following products: easels, sketch box easels, palettes, sculpture trestles, wooden boxes and print racks. All Mabef products are easy to use, without any complicated mechanisms, and always offer artists the best performance.These products are all made in Italy, using solid ecologically sourced european beech wood, and 100% of the wood waste from production is recycled and transformed into pellets, an ecological fuel used in heating the Mabef factory and offices.