Silhouette Chair For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 10 images

Silhouette Chair

Estimated Production Time1-2 weeks

About

Winner of Design et al International Product Design Awards 2015. Organic and functional, the Silhouette chair is strikingly crafted from a single copper panel which has been hand rolled and hammered. This age-old technique used by coachbuilders in the restoration and customisation of Classic cars enables the craftsman to form compound curves from a flat sheet. The engineered sheet of copper is then clad on one face with neoprene and finished with a luxuriously soft aniline leather, which is seamlessly wrapped around the rolled edge ensuring the fluid lines of the chair’s Silhouette continue. The front legs of the hand-shaped walnut frame flow up into the arms of the chair before sweeping around the back of the copper panel. Meanwhile subtle engineered fixings allow the copper panel to visually hover over the frame. The result is an exquisite piece of furniture; functional in its form and elegant in design. Reminiscent of Hans Wegner, Linley have stripped the traditional chair of its outer style and allowed its pure construction to shine. Combining age-old techniques with innovative materials, the Silhouette Chair exudes sophistication and comfort.   

Details

  • Condition Details
    Small marks on the leather
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 36.23 in. x W 32.68 in. x D 42.33 in.H 92 cm x W 83 cm x D 107.5 cm
  • Seat Height
    14.57 in. (37 cm)
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    86448
  • Reference Number
    LU170323549652
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity

    Some items may require special handling and packaging. Request a shipping quote to see what options are available to your destination.

  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About The Maker

At LINLEY we are inspired by transforming an ethereal idea into a reality and we are fortunate enough to work with master craftsmen who turn the impossible into the possible. Everything we create at LINLEY is recognisable by those quintessentially British characteristics of inventiveness, meticulous attention to detail, creativity, elegance, wit and charm. We have always championed British craftsmanship and encourage others to do the same in order to keep these important skills alive for future generations to learn and benefit from. We are very proud of our artistry, both in terms of concept and implementation and it is our hope that the passion that drives the creative process is evident in everything we do.

About the Seller

No Reviews Yet
Vetted
Recognized
1stdibs seller since 2015
Located in London, GB
More From This Seller
Contemporary Rifle Chair in Walnut and Brushed Brass and Polished Aluminum
Contemporary Rifle Chair in Walnut and Brushed ...
LINLEY London
2010s British Chairs
Leather, Walnut, Aluminum, Brass
Complementing the Fulbeck desk is the elegant rifle chair. Crafted in walnut, engineered brushed brass and polished aluminium, the curved seat rest of the chair and distinctive barre...
Odyssey Desk

Odyssey Desk

By LINLEY London
$67,082
Odyssey Desk
LINLEY London
2010s British Desks and Writing Tables
Leather, Nickel
The stunning Odyssey desk is created in elegant hand dyed grey figured anigre and finished with bespoke nickel handles wrapped in black leather and a black leather writing surface. R...
Monticello Humidor

Monticello Humidor

By LINLEY London
$63,857
Monticello Humidor
LINLEY London
2010s British Architectural Models
The Monticello Humidor has been designed and constructed using sycamore as the main solid, light grey stained sycamore for the roof, fiddle back douka on the walls and black stained ...
Slimline Odyssey Desk

Slimline Odyssey Desk

By LINLEY London
$54,182
Slimline Odyssey Desk
LINLEY London
2010s British Desks and Writing Tables
Brass
Inspired by the curves of our Odyssey Desk, The Slimline Odyssey desk is handcrafted from grey figured anegre. The desk has polished brass metalwork and a grey leather writing pad wh...
You May Also Like
Rare Welsh Silhouette Chair
Rare Welsh Silhouette Chair
Antique Early 18th Century Chairs
Elm
A rare early 18th century Welsh Silhouette chair having sinuously shaped back arms and seat with great color. A very good example of vernacular design and workmanship, and a wonderfu...
Midcentury Chair Ben Chairs

Midcentury Chair Ben Chairs

By Ben Chairs
$1,225
Midcentury Chair Ben Chairs
Ben Chairs
Mid-20th Century British Mid-Century Modern Chairs
Beech
Midcentury design chair in beechwood and black vinyl Awesome and rare example from Ben chairs of Stowe. British, circa 1966 Measures: 73 cm H, 55 cm W, 54 cm D, seat H 46 cm, seat...
Chair

Chair

$2,950
Chair
Antique 19th Century Indonesian Chairs
Leather, Upholstery
Turn of the century Indonesian Dutch Colonial plantation chair.
Stiletto Chair
Stiletto Chair
2010s American Chairs
The Stiletto chair is sophisticated and plush. Its sleek wenge frame and rich upholstery make this piece a perfect balance of comfort and luxury.
Moda Chair
Moda Chair
2010s American Chairs
The moda chair is both timeless and modern. With sleek, angular walnut arms and legs and plush velvet upholstery, it manages to be both functional and chic.
Andre Chair
Andre Chair
2010s American Modern Chairs
Upholstery
The Andre Chair is a modern side or dining chair featuring a wood frame with a fractured brass pole detail. Fully custom and made to order in California. As shown in Snake Vinyl $4...
Clarisse Chair

Clarisse Chair

By Susan Hornbeak-Ortiz
$5,575 / item
Clarisse Chair
Susan Hornbeak-Ortiz
2010s American Modern Chairs
Upholstery
The Clarisse Chair features an upholstered seat and back with a vertically channeled back panel detail floating upon six wood legs. Fully custom and made to order in California. As...
Cardin Chair

Cardin Chair

By Susan Hornbeak-Ortiz
$10,150 / item
Cardin Chair
Susan Hornbeak-Ortiz
2010s American Modern Chairs
Metal
The Cardin Sofa features layers of upholstery and metal inlay to create a minimal and modern sitting statement. Fully custom and made to order in California. As shown in Mohair $10,...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries