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Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala - Czech Republic 1940s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Brussels, BE
Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala - Czech Republic 1940s
Category

Vintage 1940s Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala - Czech Republic 1940s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Brussels, BE
Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala - Czech Republic 1940s
Category

Vintage 1940s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala H269, Czech Republic, 1940s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Brussels, BE
Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala H269, Czech Republic, 1940s
Category

Vintage 1940s Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala - Czech Republic 1940s
Located in Brussels, BE
Pair of Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala - Czech Republic 1940s
Category

Vintage 1940s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

H-410 Bentwood Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
Model H-410 armchair designed by the world renowned czech designer Jindřich Halabala. Striking
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Bauhaus Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

1930s Bentwood Armchair by Jindrich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
. Halabala. The chair’s curving legs and bentwood armrests dream up the dynamism of the piece. Contemporary
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Bouclé, Upholstery, Bentwood

H-410 Bentwood Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
Model H-410 armchair designed by the world renowned czech designer Jindřich Halabala. Striking
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Bauhaus Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech

H-410 Bentwood Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
Model H-410 armchair designed by the great czech designer Jindřich Halabala. Striking bentwood
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Bauhaus Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech

1930s Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala, a Pair
Located in High Point, NC
Bentwood upholstered lounge chairs by Czech furniture designer J. Halabala, circa 1930. A Mid
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Upholstery, Bentwood

1930s Bentwood Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala, a Pair
Located in High Point, NC
Bentwood upholstered armchairs by Czech furniture designer J. Halabala, circa 1930. A Mid-Century
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Upholstery, Beech, Bentwood

Bentwood Armchair by Jindrich Halabala for UP Zavody, 1950's
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Praha, CZ
Made in Czechoslovakia Made of fabric, wood Upholstery has signs of use Suitable for reupholstery Wooden parts in good condition Original condition.
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Midcentury Bentwood armchair by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody, 1950´s
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Prague 8, CZ
This midcentury bentwood “”C”” armchair was designed by Jindřich Halabala and produced by UP Závody
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood, Beech, Bentwood

Pair of midcentury bentwood armchairs by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody, 1950´s
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Prague 8, CZ
Pair of midcentury bentwood “C” armchairs designed by Jindřich Halabala and produced by UP Závody
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood, Bentwood

Pair of midcentury bentwood armchairs by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody, 1950´s
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Prague 8, CZ
Pair of midcentury bentwood “C” armchairs designed by Jindřich Halabala and produced by UP Závody
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

H-410 Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
A bentwood armchair designed by the great czech designer Jindřich Halabala, produced during the
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Oak, Bentwood

H-410 Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930s
H-410 Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930s
H 31.5 in W 27.56 in D 31.5 in
Pair of Midcentury Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Vienna, AT
Armchairs designed in the late 1950s by Jindrich Halabala, fully restored and upholstered with
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Type C Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930's
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
Type C armchair designed by the great czech designer Jindřich Halabala. Produced during the 1930's
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Oak, Bentwood

Type C Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930's
Type C Armchair by Jindřich Halabala, 1930's
H 31.5 in W 27.56 in D 31.5 in
Jindrich Halabala Re-Upholstered Patinated Bentwood Lounge Chairs, 1940s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Almelo, NL
Jindrich Halabala re-upholstered patinated bentwood lounge chairs, 1940s Czech Republic. These
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

Jindrich Halabala H-410 armchair, 30's
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
Model H-410 armchair designed by the great czech designer Jindřich Halabala. Striking bentwood
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

Jindrich Halabala H-410 armchair, 30's
Jindrich Halabala H-410 armchair, 30's
H 31.5 in W 27.56 in D 35.44 in
Pair of midcentury armchairs by Jindřich Halabala, 1950´s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Prague 8, CZ
These midcentury bentwood armchairs were designed by Jindřich Halabala and made in the former
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood, Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Streamline Armchair by Jindrich Halabala, c. 1940
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Berlin, DE
Art Deco- Streamline Armchair designed by Jindrich Halabala and manufactured by UP Závody Brno, ca
Category

Vintage 1940s Czech Streamlined Moderne Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

Adjustable H-70 Boucle Armchair by Jindrich Halabala, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Wien, AT
This H-70 armchair was designed by Jindrich Halabala and produced by Spojene UP zavody, circa 1930
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Wool, Alpaca, Bentwood

Jindrich Halabala Adjustable H-70 Oak Bentwood Lounge Chair, Praque 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Almelo, NL
Jindrich Halabala Adjustable H-70 Oak Bentwood Lounge Chair, Praque 1930s This H-70 armchair was
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

Red art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Banská Štiavnica, SK
Red art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala. Professionally stained and repolished.
Category

Vintage 1930s Slovak Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

Red art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala
Red art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala
H 34.65 in W 24.81 in D 27.56 in
Pepito art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Banská Štiavnica, SK
Pepito art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala. Professionally stained and repolished.
Category

Vintage 1940s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Pepito art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala
Pepito art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala
H 33.86 in W 23.63 in D 31.5 in
Blue art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Banská Štiavnica, SK
Blue art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala in new modernist fabric. Professionally stained and
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

Blue art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala
Blue art deco armchair by Jindřich Halabala
H 32.29 in W 25.6 in D 29.53 in
Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchair by Jindrich Halabala
By Thonet, Jindřich Halabala
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with seat
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Blue art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in Banská Štiavnica, SK
Blue art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala designed in 1930s when Halabala was leading designer
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

Blue art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala
Blue art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala
H 32.29 in W 25.2 in D 29.53 in
Art Deco H-237 Armchair by Jindrich Halabala, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in WARSZAWA, 14
One of the icons of Czech art deco design, armchair model H-237, designed by Jindrich Halabala. The
Category

20th Century Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Textile, Wood

Pair of Jindrich Halabala H-237 Art Deco Armchairs
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Vienna, AT
Armchairs designed in the late 1930s by Jindrich Halabala for Thonet, fully restored. Delivery
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Lounge Chair by Jindrich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood frame upholstered seat and back rest. Designed in 1930s by Jindrich Halabala
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Lounge Chair by Jindrich Halabala
Art Deco Lounge Chair by Jindrich Halabala
H 30.71 in W 26.38 in D 33.08 in
Art Deco Lounge Chairs by Jindrich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood frame upholstered seat and back rest. Designed in 1930s by Jindrich Halabala
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Lounge Chairs by Jindrich Halabala
Art Deco Lounge Chairs by Jindrich Halabala
H 30.71 in W 26.38 in D 33.08 in
Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchair by Jindrich Halabala Bouclé Fabric
By Jindřich Halabala, Thonet
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with seat
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Restored H-269 Armchairs by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody, 1930s, Set of Two
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Żory, PL
These legendary H-269 armchairs were designed by Jindřich Halabala around 1930 and produced by UP
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Vintage 1930s Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

H-269 Lounge Chairs by Jindřich Halabala, 1930's
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Poznań, PL
The legendary Halabala H-269 chair designed by Jindřich Halabala circa 1930. One of the most well
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

Art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody
By Up Závody, Jindřich Halabala
Located in Banská Štiavnica, SK
Art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala designed in 1930s for UP Závody Brno. Professionally
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Vintage 1940s Slovak Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

White art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody
By Up Závody, Jindřich Halabala
Located in Banská Štiavnica, SK
White art deco armchairs by Jindřich Halabala for UP Závody. Professionally stained and repolished.
Category

Vintage 1930s Austrian Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchair by Jindrich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala, Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with seat
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

1950s Czech Wooden Armchair by J. Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
Made in the 1950s by renowned Czech furniture designer J. Halabala, this vintage wooden armchair
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

1950s Czech Wooden Armchair by J. Halabala
1950s Czech Wooden Armchair by J. Halabala
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H 31.5 in W 24.8 in D 29.1 in
Jindrich Halabala Lounge Chair in Original Red Upholstery Czech Republic 1930
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Almelo, NL
Jindrich Halabala Lounge Chair in Original Red Upholstery Czech Republic 1930. This elegant lounge
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

Vintage Armchairs Designed by J. Halabala, A Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
A piece from J. Halabala, a top mind who played a pivotal role in the design industry in the
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Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

Art Deco H-237 Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala, 1930s, Set of 2 Art Deco H-237 A
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in WARSZAWA, 14
One of the icons of Czech art deco design, armchairs model H-237, designed by Jindrich Halabala
Category

20th Century Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Textile, Wood

1950s H-410 Armchairs by J. Halabala, a Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
A pair of armchairs by Czech furniture designer J. Halabala. Made in the 1950s, the design was
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Upholstery, Bentwood

Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchair Boucé Fabric by Jindrich Halabala
By Jindřich Halabala, Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with seat
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Bouclé, Beech, Bentwood

Pair of Art Deco Jindrich Halabala Lounge Armchairs Model H269, Czech, 1940s
By Jindřich Halabala, Up Závody
Located in London, GB
by architect Jindrich Halabala Curved black lacquer arms, beech wood in a steam bentwood process
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Vintage 1940s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

1950s H-410 Czech Wooden Armchairs by J. Halabala, a Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
. Halabala. Produced in the 1950s, this pair of wooden armchairs flaunts an anatomy constituted by contrast
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

1950s Mid-Century Czech Bentwood Armchairs, a Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
A pair of armchairs by Czech furniture designer Jindrich Halabala. This 1950s design is upholstered
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

Set of 2 Art Deco Armchairs designed by J. Halabala, Iconic Model H269, 1930s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Wrocław, Poland
This stunning set of two Art Deco armchairs was designed by the renowned Jindrich Halabala in 1930s
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

1950s Mid-Century Czech Beige Bentwood Armchairs, a Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
A pair of armchairs by Czech furniture designer Jindrich Halabala. This 1950s design is upholstered
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

1950s Mid-Century Czech Beige Bentwood Armchairs, a Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
A pair of armchairs by Czech furniture designer Jindrich Halabala. This 1950s design is upholstered
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

1950s Mid-Century Czech Brown Bentwood Armchairs, A Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
An armchair by Czech furniture designer Jindrich Halabala. This 1950s design is upholstered in an
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Upholstery, Bentwood

1950s Mid-Century Czech Beige Bentwood Armchairs, a Pair
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in High Point, NC
A pair of armchairs by Czech furniture designer Jindrich Halabala. This 1950s design is upholstered
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Bentwood

Mid Century Dots Velvet Armchair by J. Halabala, Czech Republic, 1950s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in 05-080 Hornowek, PL
Very original and classic armchair produced in Czech Republic by furniture designer J. Halabala
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Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Velvet, Beech

Mid-Century Blue Velvet Armchair by J. Halabala, Czech Republic, 1950s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in 05-080 Hornowek, PL
Very original and classic armchair produced in Czech Republic by furniture designer J. Halabala
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Velvet

Set of Two Mid Century Dots Velvet Armchairs by J.Halabala Czech Republic, 1950s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in 05-080 Hornowek, PL
Very original and classic armchair produced in Czech Republic by furniture designer J. Halabala
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Velvet, Beech

Set of Two Mid Century Dots Velvet Armchairs by J.Halabala Czech Republic, 1950s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in 05-080 Hornowek, PL
Very original and classic armchair produced in Czech Republic by furniture designer J. Halabala
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Velvet, Beech

Pair of Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala, 1950s
By Jindřich Halabala
Located in Lucenec, SK
Professionally restored and re-upholstered rmchairss, model No. 2, designed by Jindrich Halabala
Category

Mid-20th Century Czech Art Deco Lounge Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Bentwood

Pair of Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala, 1950s
Pair of Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala, 1950s
H 33.08 in W 26.78 in D 33.86 in
Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchair by Jindřich Halabala
By Thonet
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with new
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchairs by Jindrich Halabala
By Thonet
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with seat
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

Art Deco Thonet H269 Armchair by Jindrich Halabala
By Thonet
Located in Vienna, AT
Beech bentwood walnut stained armchair made by Thonet in the 1930s. Excellent restored with seat
Category

Vintage 1930s Czech Art Deco Armchairs

Materials

Beech, Bentwood

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Bentwood Armchairs By Jindrich Halabala For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal bentwood armchairs by jindrich halabala for your home. A bentwood armchairs by jindrich halabala — often made from wood, bentwood and fabric — can elevate any home. Your living room may not be complete without a bentwood armchairs by jindrich halabala — find older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. A bentwood armchairs by jindrich halabala made by Art Deco designers — as well as those associated with mid-century modern — is very popular. A well-made bentwood armchairs by jindrich halabala has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Jindrich Halabala, UP Závody and Thonet are consistently popular.

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Jindřich Halabala for sale on 1stDibs

Thanks to design lovers’ enthusiasm for Art Deco and mid-century modern furniture, and the increasingly competitive market for pieces by more famous creators, 20th-century Czech designers are making their way back onto the international stage. Foremost among these talents is Jindřich Halabala.

Halabala was one of the leading designers of a particularly rich period in Czech furniture history, when pieces were defined by Bauhaus functionalism as well as Art Deco influences. He was a cabinetmaker’s son whose training was almost wholly focused on woodwork, first at a state-run vocational school for woodworking in Valašské Meziříčí and later at UP Závody in Brno, where he ultimately became chief designer.

Halabala's alluring bentwood H chairs, such as the H269 and H237, and stylized ottomans have become classics, while his 1930s and 1940s sofas, tables and storage cabinets, with their sweeping curves, stylized geometry and dark, richly grained wood, embody the best of Art Deco furniture design, a style that was brought to worldwide attention at an exhibition in Paris in 1925.

Halabala's work, which was manufactured by the likes of Thonet and UP Závody, is seen by some as the segue between early 1900s Czech Cubism and the modern style that dominated the mid-century years.

Find a collection of vintage Jindřich Halabala furniture today on 1stDibs.

Finding the Right armchairs for You

Armchairs have run the gamut from prestige to ease and everything in between, and everyone has an antique or vintage armchair that they love.

Long before industrial mass production democratized seating, armchairs conveyed status and power.

In ancient Egypt, the commoners took stools, while in early Greece, ceremonial chairs of carved marble were designated for nobility. But the high-backed early thrones of yore, elevated and ornate, were merely grandiose iterations of today’s armchairs.

Modern-day armchairs, built with functionality and comfort in mind, are now central to tasks throughout your home. Formal dining armchairs support your guests at a table for a cheery feast, a good drafting chair with a deep seat is parked in front of an easel where you create art and, elsewhere, an ergonomic wonder of sorts positions you at the desk for your 9 to 5.

When placed under just the right lamp where you can lounge comfortably, both elbows resting on the padded supports on each side of you, an upholstered armchair — or a rattan armchair for your light-suffused sunroom — can be the sanctuary where you’ll read for hours.

If you’re in the mood for company, your velvet chesterfield armchair is a place to relax and be part of the conversation that swirls around you. Maybe the dialogue is about the beloved Papa Bear chair, a mid-century modern masterpiece from Danish carpenter and furniture maker Hans Wegner, and the wingback’s strong association with the concept of cozying up by the fireplace, which we can trace back to its origins in 1600s-era England, when the seat’s distinctive arm protrusions protected the sitter from the heat of the period’s large fireplaces.

If the fireside armchair chat involves spirited comparisons, your companions will likely probe the merits of antique and vintage armchairs such as Queen Anne armchairs, Victorian armchairs or even Louis XVI armchairs, as well as the pros and cons of restoration versus conservation.

Everyone seems to have a favorite armchair and most people will be all too willing to talk about their beloved design. Whether that’s the unique Favela chair by Brazilian sibling furniture designers Fernando and Humberto Campana, who repurposed everyday objects to provocative effect; or Marcel Breuer’s futuristic tubular metal Wassily lounge chair; the functionality-first LC series from Charlotte Perriand, Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret; or the Eames lounge chair of the mid-1950s created by Charles and Ray Eames, there is an iconic armchair for everyone and every purpose. Find yours on 1stDibs right now.