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12 Ilmari Tapiovaara "Domus" Armchairs for Knoll Associates

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Early production of Ilmari Tapiovaara's most famous armchair designed for the Domus Academica in 1946. Solid birch frame with bent plywood; seat and back upholstered in new black leather. Some with Knoll Associates label and some with finish manufacturer stamp, 1947. A competition entry Museum of Modern Art Keravan Puuteollisuus.

Details

  • Date of manufacture
    1950s
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good. Wood refinished, new leather upholstery..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 30.25 in. x W 22.25 in. x D 20.5 in.

    H 76.84 cm x W 56.52 cm x D 52.07 cm

  • Seat height
    18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Seller location
    Dallas, TX
  • Sold As
    Set of 12
  • Reference number
    LU84737136713

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