1970s California Studio Baluba Chiefs Chair

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Constructed of solid oak, cherry and walnut is this studio made Baluba "Chief's" chair, designed to come apart the chair consists of two pieces that fit into one another. A 1970s take on a ancient design from Africa, the darker woods create a striking contrast of bold patterns against the lighter wood and stylized form, a fun and novel design with elegant simplicity.
Details
Of the Period
Organic Modern
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1970s
Period
1970-1979
Materials and Techniques
Lacquered   Cherry
Lacquered   Oak
Lacquered   Walnut
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
46 in. H x 14 in. W x 47 in. D
117 cm H x 36 cm W x 119 cm D
Seat Height
15 in. (38 cm)
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU83698172263
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2007
Located in San Francisco, CA

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