Exceptional and Rare Armchair by Robin Day For Sale
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Exceptional and Rare Armchair by Robin Day

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Beautiful, organic design in a dappled tiger mahogany with copper rivets. Graceful carving in the arms. Original finish and new upholstery. Very rare chair handmade in limited quantity. This is the first design Day produced for Hille. Medallion label. Documented in the book Robin+Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Modern Design.

Details

  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1949
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Excellent original frame. Newly upholstered.
  • Dimensions
    H 31 in. x W 21 in. x D 22 in.H 78.74 cm x W 53.34 cm x D 55.88 cm
  • Seat Height
    18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Hudson, NY
  • Reference Number
    U0708218002538
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