Wassily Lounge Chair

Wassily Lounge Chair

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natural canvas
cowhide black quickship
cowhide brown
cowhide cream
belting leather black
belting leather brown
belting leather burnt orange
belting leather cognac
belting leather cream
belting leather white
belting leather eggplant
belting leather golden
belting leather green
belting leather gunmetal
belting leather indigo
belting leather light yellow
belting leather putty
belting leather red
belting leather salmon
belting leather tan
belting leather taupe
belting leather warm beige
haired hide black
haired hide chestnut
haired hide coffee
haired hide gold
haired hide mahogany
haired hide tan
haired hide tri-color
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  • Marcel Breuer Designed in 1926 by Marcel Breuer the Knoll 50LC Wassily Chair represents one of the major milestone events in furniture design; reducing the overstuffed sofas and chairs of the time to a simple skeletal frame with stretched cowhide slings forming the seat back and arm rests. When initially designed, the chair was at the cutting edge of design and manufacturing. The design only being possible due to the recent invention of seamless welded tubing. The Wassily chair was named after Breuer Bauhaus roomate Wassily Kandinsky.

    QUICKSHIP: Please note that only the following finish is available on quickship: cowhide black.

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    Now available in 15 new colours, the chair has gained a 21st century appeal, creating a beautiful and vibrant piece of furniture.

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    Knoll received trademark protection for the 50LC Wassily Chair in 2006 and has successfully protected it in the courts in several countries.
    Each piece is stamped with the KnollStudio logo and the designer's signature. The Wassily Chair is a registered trademark of Knoll, Inc., manufactured by Knoll according to the original and exacting specifications of the designers.

    Features
    A classic KnollStudio design, produced to Breuer's original specifications.
    The KnollStudio logo and the signature of Breuer, Marcel are stamped into the base of the chairs.

    Construction
    Frame is seamless tubular steel with a polished chrome finish.
    Natural canvas, Thick cowhide or Spinneybeck belting leather and haired hide.
    Opaque, plastic, snap-in-place glides are included for optional insertion when used on hard floors.

    Finishes
    Natural canvas

    Thick cowhide leather upholstery option is available in black, light brown or white beige colours.

    Spinneybeck Belting Leather upholstery option is available in a wide range of neutral and bright colours.

    Spinneybeck Haired Hide upholstery option is available in eight distinctive colorways, featuring tri-color (brown, black and white) and black and white haired hides, each revealing unique naturalistic markings.

    Frame is polished chrome finish.

    Awards
    The Museum of Modern Art Award, 1968
    Recognition as "Work of Art" Germany, 1982


  • Height: 73.0cm
    Depth: 69.0cm
    Width: 79.0cm
    Seat Height: 42.0cm

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Wassily Lounge Chair

Wassily Lounge Chair

From £1,704.00
Select
natural canvas
cowhide black quickship
cowhide brown
cowhide cream
belting leather black
belting leather brown
belting leather burnt orange
belting leather cognac
belting leather cream
belting leather white
belting leather eggplant
belting leather golden
belting leather green
belting leather gunmetal
belting leather indigo
belting leather light yellow
belting leather putty
belting leather red
belting leather salmon
belting leather tan
belting leather taupe
belting leather warm beige
haired hide black
haired hide chestnut
haired hide coffee
haired hide gold
haired hide mahogany
haired hide tan
haired hide tri-color
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