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MCM Leather Club Swivel Chair by Century Furniture Co
By Century Furniture
Located in Lake Worth, FL
Century Furniture Co With a full 360 swivel and a down surrounded foam cushion for maximum comfort without
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Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Leather

Pair of Mid Century Modern Barrel Back Swivel Chairs
By Milo Baughman
Located in Locust Valley, NY
A pair of Mid Century Modern barrel back swivel chairs upholstered in neutral textured fabric
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Mid-20th Century Swivel Chairs

Materials

Fabric

Mid Century Danish Cognac Brown Leather Swivel Reclining Chair on Chrome Base
Located in Llanbrynmair, GB
A stylish mid century brown leather Swivel chair on heavy chrome base. A large chair with good
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Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern Adrian Pearsall Rock Swivel Lounge Chair
By Adrian Pearsall
Located in Charleston, SC
Adrian Pearsall for Craft Associates circa 1970. Furniture that’s art. Arms gently slope out like a
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Walnut

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Scroll Arm Traditional Lounge / Swivel Chairs, bouclé
Located in Stamford, CT
Pair of Mid-Century Modern scroll arm traditional lounge / swivel chairs, bouclé. Very comfortable
Category

Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Bouclé, Wood

Mid-Century Modern Tufted Button Back Swivel Chair in Platinum Gauffraged Velvet
Located in New York, NY
This stunning Mid-Century Modern chair was realized in the United States, circa 1970. It features a
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Velvet

Mid-Century Modern Tufted Button Back Swivel Chair in Platinum Gauffraged Velvet
Located in New York, NY
This stunning Mid-Century Modern chair was realized in the United States, circa 1970. It features a
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Velvet

FICKS REED Mid 20th Century Faux Bamboo Rattan Swivel Chairs - Pair A
By Ficks Reed
Located in Charlotte, NC
A pair of mid-20th century Coastal style swivel seat armchairs by Ficks Reed. Faux bamboo frame
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Mid-20th Century American Other Swivel Chairs

Materials

Faux Bamboo, Cane, Rattan, Plastic

Pair of Mid-century Swivel Chairs in the style of Milo Baughman for Directional
By Milo Baughman
Located in Dallas, TX
1980s. Each custom upholstered swivel chair, barrel back style, covered in a gorgeous green fabric. The
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Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Upholstery

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Button Back Swivel Arm Chairs in Holly Hunt Velvet
Located in New York, NY
This stunning and sculptural pair of button back swivel arm/ lounge chairs were realized in the
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Navy Blue Drexel Swivel Chairs
Located in Wilton, CT
chair a breeze going up or down. Swivel tub chairs are a Mid-Century staple known for their exemplary
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Velvet

Navy Blue Drexel Swivel Chairs
Navy Blue Drexel Swivel Chairs
H 32 in W 27.5 in D 29 in
Swivel Chair / Siesta, 1970s Cechoslovakia
Located in Praha, CZ
, soiled on the arms - Good, original condition. - Cleared.
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Vintage 1970s Czech Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal

Swivel Chair / Siesta, 1970s Cechoslovakia
Swivel Chair / Siesta, 1970s Cechoslovakia
H 40.95 in W 32.68 in D 28.35 in
Mario Ruiz Designed Swivel Chairs for HBF
Located in Brooklyn, NY
HLN113-071 features a low seat back, covered arms, set on a black metal swivel base. Please confirm
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21st Century and Contemporary Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Fabric

Mid-Century Modern Style ICF Office UNA Aluminum & Mesh Swivel Armchairs, a Pair
By ICF Milano 1
Located in Secaucus, NJ
evolution of the metropolitan chairs fits seamlessly into any environment and among Mid-century classic
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Aluminum, Chrome

Desede Midcentury Swiss Metal & Black Leather Upholstered Swivel Chair
By De Sede
Located in New York, NY
midcentury Swiss (1970s) metal swivel chair with incurved back, seat and arms upholstered in black
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal

Vintage Swivel Tub Chair, Italian Leather Lounge Seat, Late 20th Century, C.1970
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage swivel tub chair. An Italian, leather lounge seat with upholstered cushion
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Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Leather

Modern Swivel Chair in Lime Green Velvet
By Jhon Ortiz, The Tailored Home
Located in Greenwich, CT
Our swivel chair is crafted out of solid hard maple with a firm back and a solid 8-way hand tied
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2010s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Maple, Fabric

Pair Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin Swivel Chairs
By Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
Located in Dallas, TX
Two signature Milo Baughman swivel chairs designed for Thayer Coggin, North Carolina, circa 1970's
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Bouclé, Wood

Vintage Brass Base Swivel Lounge Chairs in Black Leather
Located in Dallas, TX
Pair of glamorous 1970s velvet swivel lounge chairs. Clean modern lines combine with classic
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Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Brass

Pair of American Modern Grey Swivel / Lounge Chairs, Scroll Arm
Located in Stamford, CT
Pair of American Mid-Century Modern Style grey swivel / lounge chairs, scroll arm Newly upholstered
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Early 2000s Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Velvet

Leather Swivel Chairs by Gardner Leaver for Steelcase, Pair
By Steelcase, Gardner Leaver
Located in Dallas, TX
steel sculptural frames gives these swivel chairs a stand-out sense of style. Unique angled flatbar
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Steel

Edward Wormley Swivel Lounge Chair and Ottoman for Dunbar, 1960
By Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Located in Hamburg, PA
A comfortable and stylish Edward Wormley swivel lounge chair and ottoman for Dunbar, 1960. The
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Bronze

Leather Swivel Lounge Chairs Designed by Edward Wormley for Dunbar
By Edward Wormley, Dunbar Furniture
Located in Dallas, TX
Add some playful elegance to your space with these swiveling Dunbar chairs designed by Edward
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Leather, Wood

Pair of Orange Vladimir Kagan Design Channel Back Swivel Chairs
By Directional
Located in Dallas, TX
Directional Inc. from the early 1980s. Each professionally custom upholstered swivel chair, barrel back style
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Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Upholstery

Vladimir Kagan for Steve Chase Set of 4 "Crescent" Swivel Chairs
By Vladimir Kagan
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vladimir Kagan for Steve Chase Extremely Rare Set of 4 "Crescent" Swivel Chairs on Casters
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Midcentury Wooden Swivel Chair with Woven Rattan Seat and Quadripod Base
Located in Yonkers, NY
A Midcentury wooden swivel chair with woven rattan seat and quadripod base. Immerse yourself in the
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Mid-20th Century Indonesian Swivel Chairs

Materials

Rattan, Wood

Pair of Adrian Pearsall Swivel Chairs in Ivory Bouclé c. 1970s
By Adrian Pearsall, Craft Associates
Located in Saint Louis, MO
Sculptural swivel chairs by Adrian Pearsall for Craft Associates circa 1970 freshly and
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Bouclé, Upholstery

Michael Wolk for Directional Pair of Swivel Lounge Chairs, USA, 1970s
By Michael Wolk
Located in New York, NY
Michael Wolk for Directional pair of swivel lounge chairs in light gray Sensuede with elegantly
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Wood, Ultrasuede

F142 Disk Base Swivel Chair by Geoffrey Harcourt for Artifort, 1970s
By Artifort, Geoffrey Harcourt
Located in Hilversum, NL
the arms as well as the bottom and back of chair. Good original condition. A luxury chair for day
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Vintage 1970s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Leather

Early Pair of Leather Swivel Chairs by Edward Wormley for Dunbar
By Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Located in Dallas, TX
A very rare and early pair of swiveling club chairs by Edward Wormley for Dunbar, circa 1940's
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Leather, Wood

Deco Side Chair by DeMuro Das with Swivel Base in Brass
By DeMuro Das
Located in New York, NY
arms and back. Fully upholstered with a loose seat cushion, the design rests on a circular metal base
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21st Century and Contemporary Indian Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Brass

Pair of Adrian Pearsall Mom & Pop Swivel Lounge Chairs in Ivory Bouclé
By Adrian Pearsall, Craft Associates
Located in Saint Louis, MO
Sculptural Mom & Pop swivel chairs by Adrian Pearsall for Craft Associates circa 1970 freshly and
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Bouclé, Upholstery

Pair of 1970s Milo Baughman Swivel-Tilt Lounge Chairs with Walnut Bases
By Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
Located in Dallas, TX
A beautiful pair of swivel-tilt chairs designed by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin, circa 1960's
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Velvet, Wood

2 MCM Polished Aluminum Barrel Swivel Lounge Chairs Chrome Tulip Base by Woodard
By Woodard Furniture Co., Russell Woodard
Located in Topeka, KS
barrel swivel chairs are the epitome of mid-century modern magnificence and are sure to make a
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Aluminum, Chrome

Milo Baughman Style Swivel Chair in Embossed Pearl and Metallic Platinum Velvet
By Milo Baughman
Located in New York, NY
This stunning Milo Baughman style swivel chair has been newly reupholstered in a lustrous platinum
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Upholstery

Vintage Blue Swivel Desk Chair by Charles & Ray Eames for Herman Miller
By Charles and Ray Eames, Herman Miller
Located in Shippensburg, PA
Vintage Blue Swivel Desk Chair by Charles & Ray Eames for Herman Miller Item # 705VFW20-1 This
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Aluminum

Early Pair of Grey Mohair Swivel Chairs by Edward Wormley for Dunbar, Restored
By Edward Wormley, Dunbar Furniture
Located in Dallas, TX
Elegant from every angle! A very rare and early pair of swiveling club chairs by Edward Wormley for
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Mohair, Wood

Contemporary Scott Wilson for Coalesse SW_1 Gray High-Back Lounge Swivel Chair
By Coalesse, Steelcase
Located in Secaucus, NJ
The Modern beauty and elegant design of the SW_1 high-back collaborative swivel lounge chair fits
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2010s American Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Aluminum

1950s Henry P Glass Swivel Lounge Chair Green Mohair on brass legs JL Chase Co.
By Henry P. Glass, Henry Glass
Located in Virginia Beach, VA
swivel chair with a boxy frame and angled arms, all floating above angled brass legs. Very comfortable
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Brass

Preben Fabricius and Jorgen Kashtolm Swivel Chairs for Walter Knoll 1970s Signed
By Jørgen Kastholm & Preben Fabricius, Walter Knoll
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This incredible set of four swivel lounge chairs by Preben Fabricius and Jorgen Kastholm for Walter
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Vintage 1970s German Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Suede

Modern Pearson Lloyd for Coalesse Bob Swivel Chairs by Walter Knoll - Set of 4
By Coalesse, Pearson Lloyd
Located in Secaucus, NJ
The Bob guest swivel chair's modern beauty and smart design fit seamlessly into any environment and
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2010s American Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Aluminum, Steel, Chrome

Modern Eoos for Coalesse Joel Green Swivel Lounge Chairs by Walter Knoll, a Pair
By Coalesse, Walter Knoll, EOOS
Located in Secaucus, NJ
Fabulous pair of Joel green swivel lounge chairs by Walter Knoll. The modern beauty and smart
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2010s American Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Steel, Chrome

1980s Geometric Pastel Upholstered Swivel Armchair on Round Plinth Wood Base
By Thayer Coggin
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
, this chair features rolled arms, and a rounded waterfall back. The piece sits upon a round swiveling
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Modern EOOS for Coalesse Joel Blue Swivel Lounge Chairs by Walter Knoll, a Pair
By Coalesse, Walter Knoll, EOOS
Located in Secaucus, NJ
Fabulous pair of Joel blue swivel lounge chairs by Walter Knoll. The modern beauty and smart
Category

2010s American Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Steel, Chrome

Milo Baughman style Midcentury Brown Velvet Tub Swivel Armchair in COM
By Milo Baughman
Located in New York, NY
A perfectly proportioned swivel armchair in the style of Milo Baughman. USA, circa 1970. Unsigned
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal

Edward J Wormley for Dunbar 'in Clover' Tufted Black Leather Office Chair
By Edward Wormley
Located in New York, NY
American mid-century "In Clover" office / executive chair with a black leather button tufted seat
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal, Brass

Edward J Wormley for Dunbar 'in Clover' Tufted Gray Leather Office Chair
By Edward Wormley
Located in New York, NY
American Mid-Century "In Clover" office / executive chair with a gray leather button tufted seat
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal, Brass

Edward J Wormley for Dunbar 'In Clover' Tufted Red Leather Rolling Office Chair
By Edward Wormley
Located in New York, NY
American mid-century 'In Clover' office / executive chair with a red leather button tufted seat
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal, Brass

Modernist Channel-back Club Chairs by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin
By Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
Located in Dallas, TX
Mid-Century modernist channel-back club/lounge chairs, defines upscale simplistic styling by Milo
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Velvet

Pair of Antique Koch’s Chicago Porcelain Adjustable Reclining Barber Chairs
Located in New Orleans, LA
to mid-twentieth century. Kochs barbers chairs were considered ‘state-of-the art’, being the first to
Category

Vintage 1910s American Machine Age Swivel Chairs

Materials

Steel

Pair of Leather King Chairs by Andre Vandenbeuck for Strässle Switzerland
By Tecno, Osvaldo Borsani, Andre Vandenbeuck
Located in Grand Rapids, MI
Switzerland, 1960s Pair of leather 'King Chair' swivel armchairs by Andre Vandenbeuck for Strässle
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Vintage 1960s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Aluminum, Steel, Chrome

PAIR OF CAPPELLINI LOTUS OFFICE LOUNGE ARMCHAiRS BY JASPER MORRISON
By Cappellini, Jasper Morrison
Located in GB
. Designed by Jasper Morrison in 2006, the chair offers both swivelling and tilting, allowing the user to
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Early 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern 1970s Swivel Pod Chair Recliner with Faux Fur Arms
By Ib Kofod-Larsen, Overman
Located in Chattanooga, TN
Swanky vintage 1970s pod chair recliner updated with new faux fur arms. One of the arms had a rip
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

Mid-Century Modern Milo Baughman Style Wooden Swivel Base Club Lounge Chair
By Milo Baughman
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Mid-Century Modern Milo Baughman style wooden swivel base club lounge chair. Item features a solid
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Mid-Century Modern Metal Brass Cotton Swivel Chair, Germany, 1930
Located in Madrid, ES
Armchair with black lacquered metal structure. Seat and arms upholstered in cotton melacron and
Category

Vintage 1930s German Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal, Brass

Mid-Century Modern Button Back Swivel Chair in Holly Hunt Umber Fabric
Located in New York, NY
This refined Mid-Century Modern chair was realized in the United States circa 1960. It features a
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Vintage 1960s North American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Walnut

Domore Co. Executive Multi Adjustable Industrial Swivel Desk Chair on Casters
By Raymond Loewy
Located in Ferndale, MI
Durable quality construction would be one way to describe this Domore Chair co. swivel desk chair
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

Materials

Steel, Chrome

Mid Century Modern Office Chair with arms by Saarinen for Knoll. Circa 1970s
By Knoll, Eero Saarinen
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage Mid Century Modern Office Chair with arms by Saarinen for Knoll. Circa 1970s Feature the
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

Materials

Twill, Upholstery

Mid-Century Socialist Lounge Chair
Located in Chicago, IL
trim on the arms and on the swivel base is solid walnut; not veneer. The chair has a secret
Category

Late 20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Wood

Mid-Century Socialist Lounge Chair
Mid-Century Socialist Lounge Chair
H 45.5 in W 24.75 in D 32 in
Pair of Leather Cube Swivel Club Chairs
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A Pair of Leather Swivel Chairs in Cube form with great comfort and style reminiscent of the Luxury
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Club Chairs

Materials

Steel

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Mid Century Chair Swivel Arms For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of mid century chair swivel arms available for sale. The range of distinct mid century chair swivel arms — often made from metal, fabric and animal skin — can elevate any home. We have 208 antique and vintage mid century chair swivel arms in-stock, while there are 10 modern editions to choose from as well. There are all kinds of mid century chair swivel arms available, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. Mid century chair swivel arms bearing mid-century modern or modern hallmarks are very popular at 1stDibs. Herman Miller, Charles and Ray Eames and Knoll each produced beautiful mid century chair swivel arms that are worth considering.

How Much are Mid Century Chair Swivel Arms?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $3,099, while they’re typically $295 on the low end and $34,000 highest priced.

A Close Look at Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Organically shaped, clean-lined and elegantly simple are three terms that well describe vintage mid-century modern furniture. The style, which emerged primarily in the years following World War II, is characterized by pieces that were conceived and made in an energetic, optimistic spirit by creators who believed that good design was an essential part of good living.

ORIGINS OF MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE DESIGN

CHARACTERISTICS OF MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE DESIGN

MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE DESIGNERS TO KNOW

ICONIC MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE DESIGNS

VINTAGE MID-CENTURY MODERN FURNITURE ON 1STDIBS

The mid-century modern era saw leagues of postwar American architects and designers animated by new ideas and new technology. The lean, functionalist International-style architecture of Le Corbusier and Bauhaus eminences Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Walter Gropius had been promoted in the United States during the 1930s by Philip Johnson and others. New building techniques, such as “post-and-beam” construction, allowed the International-style schemes to be realized on a small scale in open-plan houses with long walls of glass.

Materials developed for wartime use became available for domestic goods and were incorporated into mid-century modern furniture designs. Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen, who had experimented extensively with molded plywood, eagerly embraced fiberglass for pieces such as the La Chaise and the Womb chair, respectively. 

Architect, writer and designer George Nelson created with his team shades for the Bubble lamp using a new translucent polymer skin and, as design director at Herman Miller, recruited the Eameses, Alexander Girard and others for projects at the legendary Michigan furniture manufacturer

Harry Bertoia and Isamu Noguchi devised chairs and tables built of wire mesh and wire struts. Materials were repurposed too: The Danish-born designer Jens Risom created a line of chairs using surplus parachute straps for webbed seats and backrests.

The Risom lounge chair was among the first pieces of furniture commissioned and produced by celebrated manufacturer Knoll, a chief influencer in the rise of modern design in the United States, thanks to the work of Florence Knoll, the pioneering architect and designer who made the firm a leader in its field. The seating that Knoll created for office spaces — as well as pieces designed by Florence initially for commercial clients — soon became desirable for the home.

As the demand for casual, uncluttered furnishings grew, more mid-century furniture designers caught the spirit.

Classically oriented creators such as Edward Wormley, house designer for Dunbar Inc., offered such pieces as the sinuous Listen to Me chaise; the British expatriate T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings switched gears, creating items such as the tiered, biomorphic Mesa table. There were Young Turks such as Paul McCobb, who designed holistic groups of sleek, blond wood furniture, and Milo Baughman, who espoused a West Coast aesthetic in minimalist teak dining tables and lushly upholstered chairs and sofas with angular steel frames.

Generations turn over, and mid-century modern remains arguably the most popular style going. As the collection of vintage mid-century modern chairs, dressers, coffee tables and other furniture for the living room, dining room, bedroom and elsewhere on 1stDibs demonstrates, this period saw one of the most delightful and dramatic flowerings of creativity in design history.

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.