Key facts

Product:
Bed Couch
Family:
Bed Couch
Manufacturer:
Wittmann >
Designer:
Friedrich Kiesler >
Architonic ID:
1019362
Country:
Austria
Launched:
1933
Manufacturer groups :
Seating-Sofas >
Relaxing-Day beds >
Groups:
Seating-Sofas >
Relaxing-Day beds >

Concept

The simple division of seat and bed into short and long backrest sections creates two possible positions — comfortable reclining or sitting upright. Friedrich Kiesler came up with the design for the Mergentime apartment in New York in 1935.