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Antique Chinese Low Seating Chairs, Pair
Located in San Francisco, CA
Pair of antique Chinese low seating chairs. Chair 1: 17.75" x 16" x 33" with a seat height of 12.25
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Asian Side Chairs

Materials

Wood

S 60 Chair Designed by Glen Oliver Löw
By Glen Oliver Löw
Located in New York, NY
RANGE S 60 Reserved elegance combined with high seating comfort. With the S 60 Glen Oliver Löw
Category

2010s German Chairs

Materials

Leather, Fabric

S 60 Chair Designed by Glen Oliver Löw
S 60 Chair Designed by Glen Oliver Löw
H 33.08 in W 21.66 in D 24.81 in
Premia Low Walnut Chair
Located in Paris, FR
Chair Premia Low Walnut with all structure in solid walnut wood, with cushion seat included.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Walnut

Premia Low Walnut Chair
Premia Low Walnut Chair
H 28.35 in W 25.6 in D 21.26 in
K3 Koi Low Leather Chair
Located in London, GB
Hand made in Italy, low leather chair. Vegetable tanned hand made leather chair on a nickel plated
Category

2010s British Chairs

Materials

Leather

K3 Koi Low Leather Chair
H 20.5 in W 18.9 in D 15.5 in
Low Arm Sierra Chair Standard
Located in Los Angeles, CA
The Low Arm Sierra Chair is handmade locally in Los Angeles, California. flagship upholstered piece
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Chairs

Materials

Steel

Low Arm Sierra Chair Standard
Low Arm Sierra Chair Standard
H 30 in W 35.5 in D 36 in
A brutalist low chair in oak
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
a low chair oak and rope circa 1950
Category

Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Rope, Oak

A brutalist low chair in oak
A brutalist low chair in oak
H 28.75 in W 23.23 in D 22.05 in
Juan Gamboa Spanish Low Chairs, 1964
By Juan Gamboa
Located in Barcelona, ES
Low chairs designed by Juan Gamboa in 1964. The lines are inspired by the spanish tradition of low
Category

Vintage 1960s Spanish Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Hardwood

Juan Gamboa Spanish Low Chairs, 1964
Juan Gamboa Spanish Low Chairs, 1964
H 26.38 in W 21.26 in D 21.26 in
Branched Low Back Chair by Dainte
Located in Geneve, CH
Branched Low Back Chair by Dainte Dimensions: D 56 x W 53 x H 61 cm. Materials: Crystal. Stylish
Category

2010s American Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Crystal

Branched Low Back Chair by Dainte
Branched Low Back Chair by Dainte
H 24.02 in W 20.87 in D 22.05 in
Flame Low Chair by Memoir Essence
Located in Geneve, CH
Flame Low Chair by Memoir Essence Dimensions: D 70 x W 68 x H 100 cm. Materials: Velvet TT, satin
Category

2010s Portuguese Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Satin, Velvet, Lacquer

Flame Low Chair by Memoir Essence
Flame Low Chair by Memoir Essence
H 39.38 in W 26.78 in D 27.56 in
Set of 6 Low Moorish Chairs
Located in Isle Sur La Sorgue, Vaucluse
Six small chairs of moorish/oriental design, with a moucharabieh and mother of pearl details in the
Category

20th Century Unknown Chairs

Set of 6 Low Moorish Chairs
Set of 6 Low Moorish Chairs
H 28.75 in W 16.93 in D 18.51 in
Andrianna Shamaris Antique Colonial Low Chair
By Andrianna Shamaris
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful teak framed colonial chair with lovely patina. Hand-carved feet and restored hand-woven
Category

Vintage 1940s Primitive Chairs

Materials

Wood, Reclaimed Wood, Teak

Rustic Low Rush Seat Chair, France 1960S
Located in Rīga, LV
Low oak chair with a rush seat. The price is for one chair. Two chairs are available. Additional
Category

20th Century French Rustic Chairs

Materials

Straw, Oak

Rustic Low Rush Seat Chair, France 1960S
Rustic Low Rush Seat Chair, France 1960S
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H 36.23 in W 17.33 in D 13.78 in
4 low fireplace chairs by Charles Dudouyt
By Charles Dudouyt
Located in LYON, FR
Nice set in beautiful vintage condition of these low oak chairs and straw seats attributed to
Category

Vintage 1940s French French Provincial Chairs

Materials

Straw, Oak

4 low fireplace chairs by Charles Dudouyt
4 low fireplace chairs by Charles Dudouyt
H 26.38 in W 18.12 in D 15.36 in
Pair of white bouclé low chairs, 1970s
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Pair of low chairs with loops, rectangular in shape and white in color. Curved backrest. Work
Category

Mid-20th Century Chairs

Materials

Bouclé

Pair of white bouclé low chairs, 1970s
Pair of white bouclé low chairs, 1970s
H 31.5 in W 24.41 in D 24.41 in
Antique Low Biedermeier Chair With Hindeloopen Paintwork
Located in Doornspijk, NL
The woodwork of this artistically low type of Biedermeier chair is wonderfully cut. The basic color
Category

Antique Early 19th Century German Biedermeier Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Calif-Asia, Low Chair, Rattan, USA, 1960s
Located in High Point, NC
A rattan chair designed and produced by Calif-Asia, USA, c. 1960s.
Category

Vintage 1960s American Scandinavian Modern Chairs

Materials

Rattan

Calif-Asia, Low Chair, Rattan, USA, 1960s
Calif-Asia, Low Chair, Rattan, USA, 1960s
H 18.25 in W 16.25 in D 29 in
Modern Low Accent Chair
Located in Westwood, NJ
A harmonious fusion of form and texture, this low chair makes a bold statement from any angle
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Asian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Modern Low Accent Chair
Modern Low Accent Chair
H 29 in W 27.5 in D 31 in
Andrianna Shamaris Low Teak Wood Colonial Chair
By Andrianna Shamaris
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful antique Colonial chair. Hand-carved feet and restored double-backed hand-woven rattan. A
Category

2010s Indonesian Organic Modern Chairs

Materials

Wood, Teak, Reclaimed Wood

1950s Original French Bienaise Swivelling Workshop Chair, Low Desk Chair
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s original French Bienaise swivelling workshop chair – Low desk chair – Metal frame 1950s
Category

Vintage 1950s French Chairs

Materials

Metal

Low Chair by Objects of Common Interest
By Objects of Common Interest
Located in Pireaus-Athens, Greece
collection of centrepieces in the form of lighting and seating elements at various scales, whose perception
Category

2010s Greek Chairs

Materials

Wood

Low Chair by Objects of Common Interest
Low Chair by Objects of Common Interest
H 17.72 in W 35.44 in D 33.86 in
Pair of Low Chairs, French Restoration Period 1840
Located in Leimen, DE
This pair of low chairs dates back to around 1840 and comes from France. The chairs were made
Category

Antique 1840s French Restauration Chairs

Materials

Yew, Fruitwood

Modern Low Chair 'Gropius CS1' by NOOM, Gray
By NOOM, Kateryna Sokolova
Located in Paris, IDF
Low chair GROPIUS CS1 by Noom Model : Category Savoy FR - Fog 401 Designer: Kateryna Sokolova
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Ukrainian Organic Modern Chairs

Materials

Wool, Foam, Wood, Plywood

Modern Low Chair 'Gropius CS1' by NOOM, Gray
Modern Low Chair 'Gropius CS1' by NOOM, Gray
H 27.96 in W 29.53 in D 29.53 in
Ngumu Janka Warnti Low Chair with Low Back by Trent Jansen & Johnny Nargoodah
By Trent Jansen
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Johnny Nargoodah and Trent Jansen have been collaborating in the design and crafting of collectible furniture since they met in Johnny’s hometown of Fitzroy Crossing, as part of Frem...
Category

2010s Australian Chairs

Materials

Stainless Steel

Contemporary Solid Wood Low Chairs, Asia, 21st Century
Located in Utrecht, NL
evolving with time. These low chairs are about recognizing beauty in humble simplicity while showcasing
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Asian Organic Modern Chairs

Materials

Wood

Primitive Series, Metal Low Chair by Aranda\Lasch
By Aranda Lasch
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
The low chair is from Aranda\Lasch’s Primitive series. Appearing like islands from the distance
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Chairs

Materials

Foam

Contemporary Solid Wood Low Chairs, Asia, 21st Century
Located in Utrecht, NL
evolving with time. These low chairs are about recognizing beauty in humble simplicity while showcasing
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Asian Other Chairs

Materials

Wood

Eames for Herman Miller DKR Bikini Low Chair
By Herman Miller
Located in New York, NY
Charles Eames (American, 1907-1978) for Herman Miller DKR Bikini black wire chairs with low cat's
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

Pumpkin Orange Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Pumpkin Orange Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Pumpkin Orange Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Pumpkin Orange Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Powder Blue Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Powder Blue Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Powder Blue Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Powder Blue Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Saffron Yellow Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Saffron Yellow Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Saffron Yellow Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Saffron Yellow Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Sweet Fuchsia Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Sweet Fuchsia Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Sweet Fuchsia Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Sweet Fuchsia Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Milky White Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Milky White Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Milky White Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Milky White Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Low Lita 10th Anniversary Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Low Lita 10th Anniversary Chair by OTTO Studio Unique Piece. Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Low Lita 10th Anniversary Chair by OTTO Studio
Low Lita 10th Anniversary Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Elephant Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Elephant Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Elephant Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Elephant Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Dove Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Dove Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70 cm
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Dove Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Dove Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Malva Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Malva Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Malva Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Malva Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Jet Black Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Jet Black Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70 cm
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Jet Black Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Jet Black Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Chocolate Brown Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Chocolate Brown Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Chocolate Brown Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Chocolate Brown Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Flame Red Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Flame Red Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70 cm
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Flame Red Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Flame Red Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Lime Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Lime Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Lime Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Lime Green Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Argil Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Located in Geneve, CH
Argil Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio Designed by Paola Navone. Dimensions: D 80 x W 78 x H 70
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

Argil Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
Argil Grey Low Lita Chair by OTTO Studio
H 27.56 in W 30.71 in D 31.5 in
Honey Cielo Lounge Low Chair by Sebastian Herkner
Located in Geneve, CH
Honey cielo lounge low chair by Sebastian Herkner Materials: Galvanized and powder-coated tubular
Category

2010s German Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Olive Cielo Lounge Low Chair by Sebastian Herkner
Located in Geneve, CH
Olive Cielo lounge low chair by Sebastian Herkner Materials: Galvanized and powder-coated tubular
Category

2010s German Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Black Cielo Lounge Low Chair by Sebastian Herkner
Located in Geneve, CH
Black Cielo lounge low chair by Sebastian Herkner Materials: Galvanized and powder-coated tubular
Category

2010s German Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Purple Cielo Lounge Low Chair by Sebastian Herkner
Located in Geneve, CH
Purple Cielo lounge low chair by Sebastian Herkner Materials: Galvanized and powder-coated tubular
Category

2010s German Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Antique Chinese Qing Hongmu Wood Wedding Low Chair
Located in Forney, TX
chair. Unusual form featuring a concealed storage drawer and diminutive low chair size. Hand
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Chairs

Materials

Cane, Wood

Andrianna Shamaris Low Antique Chair or Side Table
By Andrianna Shamaris
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful teak on this low chair that can also be used as a side table. The back rest and seat are
Category

Antique Early 1900s Organic Modern Chairs

Materials

Wood, Teak, Reclaimed Wood

American Designer, Low Foldable Chairs, Rattan, Usa, 1960s
Located in High Point, NC
A pair of bamboo, rattan and metal folding lounge chairs designed and produced in the USA, 1950s.
Category

Vintage 1960s American Scandinavian Modern Chairs

Materials

Rattan

Frenchkiss Low-Backed Trestle-Based Chair by Stefano Bigi
By Enrico Pellizzoni
Located in Milan, IT
This sled-style, low-backed chair features a steel structure painted in matte white with dash
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Art Deco Low Side Chairs in Mustard Velours Fabric
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Side chairs, velours, wood, France, 1930s Elegant set of Art Deco chairs. The seating of the
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Frenchkiss Low-Backed Wooden-Legged Chair by Stefano Bigi
By Enrico Pellizzoni
Located in Milan, IT
This chair features a steel shell, polyurethane foam padding, Peat-Moss-colored soft-leather
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel, Other

Modern Low Chair 'Gropius CS1' by Noom, Dark Green
By NOOM, Kateryna Sokolova
Located in Paris, IDF
Low chair GROPIUS CS1 by Noom Model : Category Savoy FR - Garden 509 Designer: Kateryna Sokolova
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Ukrainian Organic Modern Chairs

Materials

Wool, Foam, Wood, Plywood

Frenchkiss Low-Backed Sled-Base Chair by Stefano Bigi
By Enrico Pellizzoni
Located in Milan, IT
This sled-style, low-backed chair features a steel structure painted in matte white with Dash
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Pair of low chairs in the Viennese Secession style
Located in Ramillies, BE
Magnificent eclectic-style low chairs in lacquered wood, gilded and carved with spirals, umbilics
Category

Early 20th Century Vienna Secession Chairs

Materials

Silk, Wood

Unique Black Low Chair from Aranda\Lasch’s Primitive Series
By Aranda Lasch
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
The low chair is from Aranda\Lasch’s Primitive series. Appearing like islands from the distance
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Chairs

Materials

Foam

Pair of Upholstered "High and Low'" Chairs by Avanti
By Kroehler Mfg. Co., Avanti
Located in Brooklyn, NY
and Hers". But we call it "High and Low" referring to the high and low back of the chairs. Please
Category

Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Walnut

Modern Low Back Side Chair
Located in Vaughan, CA
have already enjoyed the comfort of our iconic modern low-back Windsor chairs. Now, you can take that
Category

2010s Canadian Side Chairs

Materials

Wood

Modern Low Back Side Chair
Modern Low Back Side Chair
H 34 in W 23 in D 18 in
Trolley Low Back Lounge Chair
By Phase Design
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Akin to a tailored three-piece suit, the Trolley Lounge chair’s upholstered pieces are nestled in a
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Steel

Trolley Low Back Lounge Chair
Trolley Low Back Lounge Chair
H 32 in W 31.5 in D 30.5 in
Art Deco Low Side Chair in Mustard Velours Fabric
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Side chais, velours, wood, France, 1930s Elegant French Art Deco chair. The seat of the chair is
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Absolute Glossy White Tarta Low Chair by Roberto Paoli
Located in Geneve, CH
Absolute Glossy White Tarta Low Chair by Roberto Paoli Dimensions: D 73 x W 71 x H 75 cm. Seat
Category

2010s Italian Post-Modern Chairs

Materials

Other

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Low Seating Chair For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic low seating chair available at 1stDibs. Frequently made of wood, fabric and metal, every low seating chair was constructed with great care. If you’re shopping for a low seating chair, we have 537 options in-stock, while there are 83 modern editions to choose from as well. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer low seating chair, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right low seating chair, those designed in Mid-Century Modern, Modern and Scandinavian Modern styles are of considerable interest. You’ll likely find more than one low seating chair that is appealing in its simplicity, but Sigurd Resell, Vatne Møbler and Jasper Morrison produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Low Seating Chair?

Prices for a low seating chair start at $114 and top out at $115,000 with the average selling for $2,800.

Finding the Right Seating for You

With entire areas of our homes reserved for “sitting rooms,” the value of quality antique and vintage seating cannot be overstated.

Fortunately, the design of side chairs, armchairs and other lounge furniture — since what were, quite literally, the early perches of our ancestors — has evolved considerably.

Among the earliest standard seating furniture were stools. Egyptian stools, for example, designed for one person with no seat back, were x-shaped and typically folded to be tucked away. These rudimentary chairs informed the design of Greek and Roman stools, all of which were a long way from Sori Yanagi's Butterfly stool or Alvar Aalto's Stool 60. In the 18th century and earlier, seats with backs and armrests were largely reserved for high nobility.

The seating of today is more inclusive but the style and placement of chairs can still make a statement. Antique desk chairs and armchairs designed in the style of Louis XV, which eventually included painted furniture and were often made of rare woods, feature prominently curved legs as well as Chinese themes and varied ornaments. Much like the thrones of fairy tales and the regency, elegant lounges crafted in the Louis XV style convey wealth and prestige. In the kitchen, the dining chair placed at the head of the table is typically reserved for the head of the household or a revered guest.

Of course, with luxurious vintage or antique furnishings, every chair can seem like the best seat in the house. Whether your preference is stretching out on a plush sofa, such as the Serpentine, designed by Vladimir Kagan, or cozying up in a vintage wingback chair, there is likely to be a comfy classic or contemporary gem for you on 1stDibs.

With respect to the latest obsessions in design, cane seating has been cropping up everywhere, from sleek armchairs to lounge chairs, while bouclé fabric, a staple of modern furniture design, can be seen in mid-century modern, Scandinavian modern and Hollywood Regency furniture styles.

Admirers of the sophisticated craftsmanship and dark woods frequently associated with mid-century modern seating can find timeless furnishings in our expansive collection of lounge chairs, dining chairs and other items — whether they’re vintage editions or alluring official reproductions of iconic designs from the likes of Hans Wegner or from Charles and Ray Eames. Shop our inventory of Egg chairs, designed in 1958 by Arne Jacobsen, the Florence Knoll lounge chair and more.

No matter your style, the collection of unique chairs, sofas and other seating on 1stDibs is surely worthy of a standing ovation.

Questions About Low Seating Chair
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 6, 2023
    A low chair is called a slipper chair. When these chairs began being manufactured in Europe in the late 17th century, they were often used by people putting on their slippers or shoes, giving the accent chairs their name. Slipper chairs were especially popular during the Victorian era, when they were often clad in silk or velvet and adorned with decorative flourishes like tassels and embroidery. During the 1950s, American designer Billy Baldwin reimagined the slipper chair with a simpler look that reflected mid-century modern design principles. Shop a selection of slipper chairs on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertNovember 2, 2021
    A low-back chair is designed to provide lumbar support to the lower back and mid-back. These chairs have a small backrest that reaches till the middle of one's back. Shop a collection of antique, vintage and contemporary low back chairs from some of the world’s top dealers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Rush seats are chairs where the seating part is woven out of long, grass-like vegetation. After the material dries, the makers weave it to make a strong surface for sitting. Shop antique rush chairs from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 3, 2023
    Whether cane chairs are comfortable is largely a matter of personal opinion. Designs vary widely, but pieces with upholstered seats may provide plusher support. On 1stDibs, find a variety of cane chairs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertOctober 12, 2021
    To cane a chair, it will cost around $50 for the sheet and materials. If your chair has holes around the edges and it is an older piece, thin cane strands can be used to recane it. A professional will charge roughly $2 per hole, resulting in a chair costing approximately $350. Find cane furniture today on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertDecember 4, 2023
    A good seat height for an accent chair is around 16 inches. However, you should also consider the height of the other seating furniture, like a sofa or a loveseat, in your space. Generally, an accent chair's seat should be no more than 4 inches higher or lower than the seats on adjacent furniture to maintain a balanced look and allow for easy conversation in seating areas. On 1stDibs, explore a wide variety of accent chairs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    You can cord a Hans Wegner peacock chair in a number of ways. Traditionally, the chair featured an over-under weave created by first wrapping the seat with vertical pairs of cord running from the back to the front. Then, artisans worked horizontally, pulling the cord through the vertical pairs. However, you can find many other patterns to try online. On 1stDibs, shop a range of Hans Wegner peacock chairs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Sgabello is the name of the Renaissance stool or simple chair with a wooden back and an octagon-shaped seat. Normally, these wood furnishings showed off ornate carvings. They remained popular throughout Europe through the end of the 17th century. On 1stDibs, find a variety of sgabello chairs.

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