Key facts

Product:
IL-08 Chair
Family:
IL-08 Chair
Manufacturer:
Kitani Japan Inc.
Designer:
Ib Kofod-Larsen
Architonic ID:
1150180
Country:
Japan
Launched:
1950
Groups:
Seating-Chairs

Product family

Concept

In 1950's, designers took advantage of molded plywood technology in many of their works. Molded plywood is easy to process into uniform shapes. The technology is indispensable for mass production designs, where cost is animportant factor.

A different version of IL-08, with padding added on the seat and teak attached to the leg ends.

Size: W 510 x D 560 x H 810 mm (Seat Height: 450 mm)
Frame: Beech and Teak
Seat: Leather / Fabric (IL-08PE)

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