Pair of Rare Architectural 1950s Armchairs

These 1950s chairs are a standout example of mid century New Zealand design.

Maker
Unknown | New Zealand
Designer
Unknown | New Zealand
Date
1950s
Size
W 60cm, D 81cm, H 85cm


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Description

This rare pair of early mid century modern armchairs are full of energy and post war optimism. Clean lines and rich native rimu combine to form a design will stand out in any contemporary interior.

Hyper extended hind legs create a dynamic arch and vibrant rocket like form. Crisp linear detailing and armrests that tilt skyward complete a chair that is poised for lift-off. Sit back and enjoy the ride.

Condition

Materials: Beautifully crafted from solid rimu

Restoration: Frames cleaned and repolished retaining some patina, all joints have been reglued.

Fabric Type: Reupholstered with Noel 'Granite' designer fabric from James Dunlop RRP $100 per metre

Foam: Luxurious new upholstery grade foam has a 10 year warranty

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