Key facts

Product:
Cantilever Chair Wood
Family:
Cantilever Chair
Manufacturer:
VS >
Designer:
Richard J. Neutra >
Architonic ID:
1241874
Country:
Germany
Designed:
1942
Launched:
2014
Manufacturer groups :
Seating-Chairs >
Office chair...-Visitors chairs/Side chairs >
Executive-Visitors Chairs >
Groups:
Seating-Chairs >
Office chair...-Visitors chairs/Side chairs >
Executive-Visitors Chairs >

Product description

Cantilever chair with moulded plywood frame in oak veneer, matt finish or with natural wood effect coating, and steel spring, flexibly mounted backrest, upholstered seat and backrest
Wx H x D 67 x 71 x 69 cm, seat height 44 cm

Product family

Concept

Developed for the Lovell Health House in 1929, this chair by architect Richard J. Neutra (1892-1970) has the distinctive back spring, that makes the chair more comfortable by enabling the seat and backrest to move separately – an innovation that earned Richard J. Neutra a patent in 1931.

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Katharina Sommer

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RICHARD NEUTRA made his name as an architect of modern Californian homes, yet is relatively unknown as a designer of furniture. His furniture designs, which long lay dormant in the archives of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), are

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