Pair of Donghia 'Block Island' Modernist Armchairs by John Hutton For Sale
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Pair of Donghia 'Block Island' Modernist Armchairs by John Hutton

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A fabulous pair of armchairs from the limited production Block Island collection designed by John Hutton (1947-2006) for Donghia, circa 1995.Chairs retain original leather seats, Extremely comfortable, examples from this particular series are nearly impossible to find for sale. Mr. Hutton was the firm design director from 1978-1998 and was responsible for many of the now iconic Donghia designs produced during that period. While Hutton's talent was always recognized within design and architectural circles, this influential modern designer's work is finally becoming more commonly appreciated by the mainstream. Stout mahogany frame construction veneered in block patterned cane, executed to look like Rush style wicker. Incredibly crafted pieces built for heavy regular use - amazing quality and construction. The arm height is 26 inches. Hand delivery avail to New York City or anywhere en route from Buffalo NY.

Details

  • Period
    1990-1999
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    excellent original condition... minor scratches
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 33.5 in. x W 24 in. x D 21 in.H 85.09 cm x W 60.96 cm x D 53.34 cm
  • Seat Height
    20 in. (50.8 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Buffalo, NY
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU1062412366101
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