Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 17

Pair of Canadian Modernist Cord Chairs by Jacques Guillon

$2,400per set

About

A pair of delicate accent chair by French Canadian designer Jacques Guillon. Designed in 1953, nearly transparent design consists of three interlocking wooden pieces stacked maple plywood faced with a contrasting walnut veneer joined by a wooden dowel and strung with taut nylon cord that provides the framework and cushion of the chair. Condition: Excellent vintage condition, wooden elements have been hand cleaned and polished and the nylon cord has been replaced according to the original design. Dimensions: 19" width x 22" depth x 33" height, seat height is 18".

Details

  • Creator
    Jacques Guillon (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 33 in. (83.82 cm)Width: 19 in. (48.26 cm)Depth: 22 in. (55.88 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
    circa 1953
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Excellent vintage condition; wooden elements have been hand cleaned and polished, and the nylon cord has been replaced according to the original design.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: ST15551stDibs: LU1645215825131

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
Established in 2010
1stDibs seller since 2015
303 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Jacques Guillon Cord Chair
By Jacques Guillon
Located in Southampton, NJ
Late 20th century chair designed by Jacques Guillon having corded backrest and seat. Canada, circa 1980. Very nice vintage condition having minor signs of age and use.
Category

Vintage 1980s Canadian Post-Modern Side Chairs

Materials

Cord, Wood

Jacques Guillon Cord Chair
$960 Sale Price
20% Off
Jacques Guillon Cord Chairs
By Jacques Guillon
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This rare set of Mid-Century Modern dining chairs by Jacques Guillon features black lacquered wooden frames with rope cord seat and back. Stylish vintage design makes these unique st...
Category

Vintage 1950s Canadian Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Rope, Wood

Cord Chair by Jacques Guillon in Walnut
By Jacques Guillon
Located in Toronto, CA
A Classic piece of Mid-Century Modern design, the cord chair was conceived in 1953 by Jacques Guillon. The chair’s wood frame in solid walnut is paired with cord that is tightly stru...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Walnut

Cord Chair by Jacques Guillon in Black
By Jacques Guillon
Located in Toronto, CA
A Classic piece of Mid-Century Modern design, the Cord Chair was conceived in 1953 by Jacques Guillon. The chair’s wood frame in black stained beech is paired with cord that is tight...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Oak

Jacques Guillon Cord Chairs, circa 1950s
By Jacques Guillon
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This early set of Mid-Century rope chairs feature blonde frames with intricate rope seats and backs as designed by Jacques Guillon. The delicate and innovative design makes a petite ...
Category

Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Pair of Vintage Side Chairs in a Rose Corded Fabric
Located in Long Island City, NY
Pair of vintage side chairs in a rose corded fabric. The wood feet are finished in mahogany.
Category

Vintage 1960s English Side Chairs

Rustic Canadian Craftsman Moose Antler Chair
Located in Chicago, IL
Wonderful moose antler chair or bench from a Canadian hunting lodge. Fantastic Andirondack decorative folk art chair.
Category

20th Century Canadian Adirondack Chairs

Materials

Antler

Hague School Chair with Cord Seating
Located in Antwerp, BE
Art Deco era chair from The Netherlands, Hague School, 1920 A minimalist pre-modernist piece from solid oak with cord seating. Would fit well in a rustic modern, wabi-sabi interi...
Category

Early 20th Century Dutch Arts and Crafts Chairs

Materials

Cord, Oak

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery