Most 2008-design sinks are either very minimalistic (a simple round bowl mounted under solid surface) or…Victoriana on steroids. 50s style bathroom sinks are a sweet…or streamlined.
Fortunately, Kohler has an array of sinks appropriate for retro reno’s. You can see the classic “Tahoe metal frame” in the 1959 bathroom above — and below in today’s portfolio. Scroll over each thumbnail image for the model-name. I used Tahoe sans frame, and Thoreau, in two of my three bathrooms: