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Pair of "Playboy" Armchairs, Model C140, by Jens Risom

About the Item

Created by Jens Risom as model C140, these handsome armchairs take their name from a 1961 Playboy Magazine photoshoot of the furniture designer among other mid-century icons. The pair of chairs feature oiled walnut frames inset with upholstered seats and backrests. Their clean, sculptural lines complement a range of interiors, both residential and commercial.
  • Creator:
    Jens Risom (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 32.5 in (82.55 cm)Width: 22.5 in (57.15 cm)Depth: 22.5 in (57.15 cm)Seat Height: 18 in (45.72 cm)
  • Sold As:
    Set of 2
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1950s
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    Dorchester, MA
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU83786895893
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