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Vanity Fair XC Armchair in Genuine Leather Pelle SC 188 Viridiana Green

$7,050 per item

About

The company’s most iconic product, the Vanity Fair armchair encapsulates all of the values of timeless elegance, quality materials and consummate craftsmanship that have made the Poltrona Frau brand a renowned name over the years. Officially called “model 904” but known, since 1984, as Vanity Fair, this seat has become one of the universal icons of Italian design. The project, which first went into production in 1930, has been revamped by the Poltrona Frau Style & Design Centre on the basis of designs that Renzo Frau left his wife, Savina. To mark the 90th anniversary of the Vanity Fair armchair, the company asked designer Roberto Lazzeroni to revisit it and adjust its proportions to make it even more comfortable and welcoming. The supporting structure of the Vanity Fair XC armchair is made from solid seasoned beech. The padding uses both hand-shaped vegetable horsehair and rubberised horsehair and the seat cushion is in goose down with a polyurethane foam insert to help maintain its form over time. The seat, backrest and armrest spring system consists of hand-tied steel biconical springs attached to jute belts. A row of leather-covered pins finishes the back and sides of the armchair. The upholstery is available in Pelle Frau® leather or fabric. A plate with gunmetal grey or gold finish bearing the Poltrona Frau® logo is attached to the back of the frame.

Details

  • Creator
    Poltrona Frau (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 38.2 in. (97.03 cm)Width: 39.2 in. (99.57 cm)Depth: 39.2 in. (99.57 cm)Seat Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Contemporary
  • Production Type
    New & Custom(Current Production)
  • Estimated Production Time
    12-13 weeks
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 5163115-SC1881stDibs: LU5798225526712

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    Ships From: Bayonne, NJ
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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About the Maker

Poltrona Frau

Founded in 1912, Poltrona Frau has given over a century of life and culture to leather, the brand's chosen material. A leader in top-end Made in Italy furniture and an ambassador of Italian excellence around the world. Research has been part of the brand’s DNA since the outset. The drive to invent new forms, construction solutions and styles has led to the creation of timeless pieces which express a universal yet intimate and personal elegance. Today as yesterday, Poltrona Frau stands out for its savoir-faire, the intelligence of its hands. Thought and passion. Ingenuity and imagination. Project design, manual expertise and architectural rigour. A legacy of knowledge whose cornerstone is leather. Thanks to the most expert of processes, an elegant and impeccable material that is used to 'dress' Poltrona Frau's historic and contemporary icons.
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