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Mid-Century Modern Style Lounge Chairs
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Vintage modern style armchairs with velvet fabric and cone legs. A wild modern design for home or
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Chairs

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Fabric

Mid-Century Modern Style Lounge Chairs
Mid-Century Modern Style Lounge Chairs
H 39.75 in W 33.5 in D 26 in
Mid Century Modern Style Flexsteel Lounge Chair
By Flexsteel
Located in Pasadena, TX
Mid Century Modern Style Lounge Chair Since the 1900s Flexsteel has been quality furniture in
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2010s North American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Maple

Mid-Century Chrome Lounge Chairs
By Milo Baughman
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pair of mid-century modern style lounge chairs with flat chrome frames. Inspired by Milo Baughman's
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Chrome

Mid-Century Chrome Lounge Chairs
Mid-Century Chrome Lounge Chairs
H 24.75 in W 30 in D 31.25 in
Post-Modern Norwegian Lounge Chair and Ottoman
By Arne Jacobsen
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This uniquely shaped Mid-Century Modern style lounge chair features upholstered vinyl swivel chair
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Late 20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Metal

Handcrafted Mid-Century Modern Styled Walnut Lounge Chair
Located in Weehawken, NJ
Mid Century Modern styled lounge chair, intricately handcrafted and designed in solid American
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2010s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Walnut

Handcrafted Mid-Century Modern Styled Walnut Lounge Chair
Located in Weehawken, NJ
Mid Century Modern styled lounge chair, intricately handcrafted and designed in solid American
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2010s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Walnut

Vintage Modern Style Canvas Lounge Chair
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Mid-Century Modern style lounge chair with canvas back and seat and a metal frame. Excellent chair
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Chairs

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Canvas

Vintage Modern Style Canvas Lounge Chair
Vintage Modern Style Canvas Lounge Chair
H 28.34 in W 31.13 in D 31 in
Pair of Thayer Coggin Lounge Chairs Stainless Steel Attributed to Milo Baughman
By Thayer Coggin, Milo Baughman
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Fabulous pair of very elegant Mid-Century Modern style lounge chairs by Thayer Coggin with a
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Stainless Steel

Pair of Italian Modern Upholstered Armchairs
Located in Brooklyn, NY
tapered walnut legs complete with brass sabot feet. Simple mid-century modern style lounge chairs make a
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20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Upholstery

Mid-Century Modern Styled Handcrafted Oak Lounge Chairs, a Pair
By Selig
Located in Weehawken, NJ
Pair of Mid-Century Modern styled lounge chairs, intricately handcrafted and designed in solid oak
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2010s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Oak

Swivel Leather Lounge W/ Ottoman
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Mid-Century Modern style lounge chair with ottoman. Leather upholstery on top of a bentwood base
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

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Leather

Swivel Leather Lounge W/ Ottoman
Swivel Leather Lounge W/ Ottoman
H 41.5 in W 34 in D 34 in
Swivel Pink Lounge Chair with Chrome Base
By Overman
Located in Toronto, ON
Lovely swivel pink lounge chair. This mid century modern style lounge chair features a pink fabric
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Vintage 1970s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Chrome

Pair of Sculptural Lounge Chairs in High Pile Beige Velvet Brass Plinth, Italy
Located in New York, NY
Pair of sculptural Mid-Century Modern Style lounge chairs handcrafted in Florence, Italy, 2024 by a
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Brass

Danish Style Armchair
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Mid-century modern style lounge chair with arms. Fully upholstered with tapered wood legs. Please
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Fabric

Danish Style Armchair
Danish Style Armchair
H 28 in W 29 in D 28 in
Pair of French Mid-Century Modern Faux Bamboo Armchairs, Style Jacques Adnet
By Jacques Adnet
Located in New York, NY
A Rare and elegant pair of French Mid-Century Modern style lounge chairs, armchairs, club or
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20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Faux Leather, Faux Bamboo

Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This vintage lounge chair is great for adding comfortable seating and Mid-Century Modern style to a
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Wood

Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair
Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair
H 31 in W 25 in D 28 in
Pair of Mid-Century Modern Barcelona Style Lounge Chairs
By Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Located in Brooklyn, NY
/stylish chrome frames. This stylish mid-century pair is inspired by the iconic style of Mies van der Rohe
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Mid-20th Century Scandinavian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Chrome, Metal

Mid-Century Modern Style Rattan Lounge Chair
Located in Oxford, GB
Bentwood rattan on a metal frame lounge chair style mid century influenced lacquer finish
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21st Century and Contemporary Philippine Lounge Chairs

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Metal

Mid-Century Modern Style Rattan Lounge Chair
Mid-Century Modern Style Rattan Lounge Chair
H 36.23 in W 30.32 in D 39.38 in
Leather Swivel Lounge Chair, Mid Century Modern Style
Located in Miami, FL
Great swivel lounge chair covered in beautiful aniline leather. Chair has some normal wear, please
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Early 2000s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Leather

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Located in Brooklyn, NY
A pair of Mid-Century Modern lounge chairs that feature a subtle yet stylish upholstery
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Upholstery

Mid-Century Modern Eames Style Swivel Lounge Chair & Ottoman
By Charles and Ray Eames
Located in Clarksboro, NJ
This listing is for a Mid-Century Modern Eames Style Swivel Lounge Chair & Ottoman. Featuring an
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Metal, Chrome

Mid-Century style Lounge Chair
By Marco Zanuso
Located in Meguro-ku, JP
This lounge chair is a brand new and produced in Tokyo. The upholstery fabric can be chosen from
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Polyester

Mid-Century style Lounge Chair
Mid-Century style Lounge Chair
H 31.5 in W 29.14 in D 33.08 in
Mid-Century Modern George Stone Danish Style Lounge Chair
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A beautiful lounge chair made by British make George Stone. A stunning piece of furniture with
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Mid-20th Century British Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Teak

Mid-Century Modern Milo Baughman Style Brass Cantilever Slipper Lounge Chair
By Milo Baughman
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Mid-century Milo Baughman style brass cantilever slipper lounge chair. Item features a brass plated
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Metal

1970s Mid Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Mid-century modern lounge chairs designed and manufactured in the United States circa 1970s. These
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric

Mid-Century Modern Inspired Italian Style ‘Marcello’ Lounge Chair
Located in London, GB
now created by English craftsman for the 21st century. We developed a lounge chair with the option of
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Velvet, Walnut

Mid-Century Modern Inspired Italian Style ‘Marcello’ Lounge Chair
Located in London, GB
now created by English craftsman for the 21st century. We developed a lounge chair with the option of
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Velvet, Walnut

Mid-Century Modern Inspired Italian Style ‘Marcello’ Lounge Chair
Located in London, GB
now created by English craftsman for the 21st century. We developed a lounge chair with the option of
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Velvet, Walnut

Asia Modern Chinese Horseshoe Style Lounge Chair by Century Furniture after Mont
By James Mont, Century Furniture
Located in New York, NY
Voguish, chic, and sophisticated horseshoe style, Chinese influence lounge chair, attributed to the
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Mid-20th Century American Hollywood Regency Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Oak

Vintage Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair
Located in North York, ON
Vintage Mid-Century Modern lounge chair. Restored in a designer grey corduroy fabric. Unique shape
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Stainless Steel

Pair of Mid-Century Modern James Mont Style Lounge Chairs
By Grosfeld House, James Mont
Located in Houston, TX
Pair of Mid-Century Modern James Mont style lounge chairs. Glamorous and comfortable large pair of
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Vintage 1940s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Wood

Pair of French Mid-Century Modern Jeanneret Style Lounge Chairs
By Gio Ponti, Charlotte Perriand, Alfred Jensen, Pierre Jeanneret, Jean Prouvé
Located in Houston, TX
Pair of French Mid-Century Modern Jeanneret Style Lounge Chairs. These stunning French Modernist
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Bouclé, Walnut

Mid Century Modern Iron Arthur Umanoff Adrian Pearsall Style Club Lounge Chair
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Mid Century Modern Iron Arthur Umanoff Adrian Pearsall Style Club Lounge Chair. Item features circa
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Wrought Iron

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

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Fabric, Wood

Amazing mid century modern Scandinavian style high back lounge chair
Located in Houston, TX
Amazing mid century modern Scandinavian style high back lounge chair, circa 1960s. Solid teak frame
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Vintage 1960s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Teak

Mid-Century Modern Round Upholstered Pearsall Style Club Lounge Chairs, a Pair
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vintage Mid-Century Modern large round upholstered Pearsall style club lounge chairs - a pair. Item
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Mid-20th Century North American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Wood

Robsjohn-Gibbings Style Mid-Century Modern Sculpted Walnut Lounge Chair
By T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Located in South Bend, IN
A gorgeous mid-century modern lounge chair In the manner of T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings or Paul
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Walnut

Kroehler Style Mid Century Lounge Chair
By Kroehler Mfg. Co.
Located in Countryside, IL
Kroehler style mid century lounge chair This chair measures: 41 wide x 34 deep x 27 inches high
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Wood

Art Deco Lounge Chairs by Century Furniture
By Century Furniture
Located in Lake Worth, FL
Furniture Co Oversized Beige Lounge Chairs Approximate Measurements in Inches 36" high at back 39
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric

Mid century modern vintage Eames style lounge chair and ottoman
By Charlton Company
Located in Phoenix, AZ
1970s vintage Charlton Company, Inc. mid century modern lounge chair and ottoman in walnut with
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Naugahyde, Walnut, Bentwood

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Lucite Pace Style Lounge Chairs
By Pace Collection
Located in Brooklyn, NY
An unusual pair of vintage modern lounge chairs that feature Lucite sides connected by chrome
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Lucite

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Adrian Pearsall Style Lounge Chairs
By Adrian Pearsall
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This beautiful pair of vintage modern lounge chairs feature winged arm rests, splayed legs, and a
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Vintage 1970s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Walnut

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Adrian Pearsall Style Lounge Chairs
By Craft Associates, Adrian Pearsall
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This stylish pair of sculptural lounge chairs in the style of Adrian Pearsall for Craft Associates
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Walnut

1950s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair Pair
By Edward Wormley
Located in Las Vegas, NV
Incredible pair of 1950s Mid-Century Modern lounge chairs that are newly upholstered in Fine
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Vintage 1950s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Wood

Fantastic Probber Style Angular Arm Lounge Chairs, Mid-Century Modern
By Harvey Probber
Located in Pemberton, NJ
Fantastic angular pair of Probber style lounge chairs. Smart looking walnut legs and base. We love
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Walnut

Mid-Century Modern Rattan Lounge Chair, 1960s
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Amazing and rare Mid-Century Modern lounge chair. Design in the style of Franco Albini. Striking
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Rattan

Mid-Century Modern Rattan Lounge Chair, 1960s
Mid-Century Modern Rattan Lounge Chair, 1960s
H 40.16 in W 24.81 in D 22.45 in
Mid-Century Modern Jens Risom Style Orange Vinyl Club Lounge Chair, a Pair
By Jens Risom
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Mid-Century Modern Jens Risom style orange vinyl club lounge chair - a pair. Item features original
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Naugahyde, Walnut

Mid-Century Modern Curved Back Lounge Chair
Located in North York, ON
Mid-Century Modern curved back lounge chair. Iconic 1960’s mid-century modern styling. Featuring
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Walnut

Ficks Reed Style Mid Century Lounge Chair
By Ficks Reed
Located in Countryside, IL
Ficks Reed Style Mid Century Lounge Chair This lounge chair measures: 27 wide x 39 deep x 34 high
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Rattan

1960's Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair
By Knoll
Located in Burbank, CA
Vintage Mid-century Modern chair for sale. It has been professionally restored, and came out
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Oak

Vintage Mid-Century Modern Yugoslavian Lounge Chair
Located in Chino Hills, CA
16.25 inches. Strong and sturdy and ready for its new home! Would look lovely in any mid century styled
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Vintage 1960s Macedonian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric, Walnut

Pair of Mies van Der Rohe Barcelona Style Mid Century Modern Lounge Chairs
By Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Located in Keego Harbor, MI
A pair of Mies van der Rohe Barcelona style accent lounge chairs. A super high quality reproduction
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Leather

Mid-Century Modern Style Coalesse Millbrae Lifestyle Gray Wool Lounge Chair
By Coalesse
Located in Secaucus, NJ
base and legs in brushed nickel finish Four durable plastic glides Style: Modern, Minimal, Mid
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Steel

Selig Style Mid Century Walnut Lounge Chair
By Selig
Located in Countryside, IL
Selig Style Mid Century Walnut Lounge Chair This chair measures: 29.75 wide x 33.5 deep x 38.5
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery, Walnut

Selig Style Mid Century Walnut Lounge Chair
Selig Style Mid Century Walnut Lounge Chair
H 38.5 in W 29.75 in D 33.5 in
Mid Century Danish Style Wingback Lounge Chair
Located in Esperance, NY
For sale is this very nice vintage wingback arm chair. The chair has a great design and is very
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Vintage 1960s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Upholstery

Pair Mid Century Style Lounge Chairs after Neidermaier
By Niedermaier
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A pair of openwork blonde wood frame Lounge Chairs with a fine Minimal presentation. Custom Suede
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Suede, Wood

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Inspired Italian Style ‘Marcello’ Lounge Chairs
Located in London, GB
now created by English craftsman for the 21st century. We developed a lounge chair with the option of
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Velvet, Walnut

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Inspired Italian Style ‘Marcello’ Lounge Chairs
Located in London, GB
now created by English craftsman for the 21st century. We developed a lounge chair with the option of
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2010s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Velvet, Walnut

Vintage Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair in the Milo Baughman's Style
By Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Located in Miami, FL
Vintage Mid-Century Modern chrome lounge chair. circa 1970s. Inspired by Milo Baughman and the
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Metal

Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chair in the Style of Adrian Pearsall
By Adrian Pearsall
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This beautiful vintage modern lounge chair features plush yellow upholstery and a sculpted walnut
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Vintage 1970s Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Walnut

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Mid Century Modern Style Lounge Chairs For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of mid century modern style lounge chairs is available at 1stDibs. The range of distinct mid century modern style lounge chairs — often made from fabric, wood and metal — can elevate any home. Find 1728 antique and vintage mid century modern style lounge chairs at 1stDibs now, or shop our selection of 54 modern versions for a more contemporary example of this long-cherished furniture. There are all kinds of mid century modern style lounge chairs available, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. There are many kinds of mid century modern style lounge chairs to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Mid-Century Modern, Scandinavian Modern and Modern mid century modern style lounge chairs are of considerable interest. There have been many well-made mid century modern style lounge chairs over the years, but those made by Cy Mann, Selig and Plycraft are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are Mid Century Modern Style Lounge Chairs?

Prices for mid century modern style lounge chairs can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, mid century modern style lounge chairs begin at $1 and can go as high as $48,000, while the average can fetch as much as $3,006.

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.

Questions About Mid Century Modern Style Lounge Chairs
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Yes, Wassily chairs are indeed considered mid-century modern. Although the chair was initially designed by Marcel Breuer in 1925, it was re-released in the 1960s. Shop a collection of mid-century modern goods from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 3, 2023
    Some iconic chairs from the mid-century modern era include the Egg chair by Arne Jacobson, the La Chaise by Charles and Ray Eames and the Womb chair by Eero Saarinen. With their clean lines, organic shapes and simple details, these chairs reflect some of the key features of the style. Shop a variety of mid-century modern chairs on 1stDibs.