Tag Archives: leather

Student sighting

I normaly post a sighting of a chair by a student but here is one of Nicole Ware in a Hans Wegner Ox chair.  Thank you Anna Behrendt.  This is one of my favorite chairs.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Mission at the Grove

While we were in Asheville NC this weekend touring the Biltmore House we stopped downtown for lunch.  The Grove Arcade Public Market is a wonderful open air market for local artisans to come and show their wares.  We walked through … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New Hot Dog Chair in Destroyed Raw (HALO)

Walking through the Market in Atlanta I was overwhelmed by the amount of “stuff” there was.  I was expecting a furniture market and what I found was floors of extras and accessories.  One of the familiar showrooms caught my attention … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thonet chair no. 18

I continue receiving chair pictures from people and I love to post them here.  This one is from Architectural Salvage here in Greensboro NC.  The chair is a Thonet #18 with what appears to be the leather seat and a lot … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I’ve looked around and trying to find some chairs that I might have missed to fill some voids in my list.  I ran across Le Corbusier chaise and decided to include it. Designed in 1928 this predates Edward Wormley’s “Listen to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Walrus Chair

The Walrus Chair by Spanish designer  Maximo Riera is the final accompaniment to his animal collection which also includes his ‘octopus chair’ and ‘rhino chair’. Taking a more sculptural form, the design stays true to what the animal looks like … Continue reading

Posted in Chair (intrest) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Breuer Wassily Chair

Knoll states that while apprenticing at the Bauhaus in 1925 Breuer designed this tubular steel chair named for his Wassily Kandinsky Bicycle.  Other sites claim that the chair was known as the B3 by Thornet.  The discussion continues that it was … Continue reading

Posted in Week 2 chair | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment