Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 19

Hans Hartl "Soloform 5008" Chaise Lounge



Rare Soloform model 5008 chaise lounge designed by Hans Hartl (1899-1980) for Eugen Schmidt, Darmstadt, Germany, 1953. Measures: 72 1/2" W x 35 3/4" D x 30 1/4" H Known as the Shell Couch (Schalencouch) channel tufted white leather upholstered hardwood frame with elastic straps and foam on tubular chrome base. Very rare and beautiful Avant Garde freeform chaise longue produced in very few numbers. This is one of the few post WWII designs produced by Hartl and exemplifies the link between art and design during this progressive period. Hartl was a high profile architect, decorator and furniture designer during the late 1920s-1930s period whose works were published alongside those of greats such as Josef Hoffmann, Le Corbusier, Mendelsson, Pier Luigi Nervi, Breuer and Bruno Paul amongst others. Literature : “Stilnovo – Design in den 50er Jahren -PHANTASIE UND PHANTASTIK”, Borngraber 1978 fig 4.44 pg 149. “MEUBLES ET DECORS”, number 689, January 1956. “Deutsches design 1950–1990”, Michael Erlhoff, Prestel verlag München, 1990, page 97. SLUB / Deutsche Fotothek; Stiftung Deutsches Design Museum.


  • Creator
    Hans Hartl (Designer),Eugen Schmidt (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 30.25 in. (76.84 cm)Width: 72.5 in. (184.15 cm)Depth: 35.75 in. (90.81 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. White leather has been professionally cleaned and conditioned. Ready to place.
  • Seller Location
    Hingham, MA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU886626424082

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $799 In-Home Delivery Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 3-8 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Hingham, MA
  • 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
4.9 / 5
Located in Hingham, MA
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
Established in 2008
1stDibs seller since 2010
678 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Hans J. Wegner Versatile Chaise Lounge or Daybed in Oak
By Hans J. Wegner, GETAMA
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Hans J. Wegner for GETAMA, chaise lounge with ottoman model GE01, oak, metal, fabric, Denmark, design 1954 This chaise lounge consists out of two sections. An adjustable lounge ch...

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Daybeds



Tufted Chaise Lounge
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A modern tufted chaise lounge crafted out of leather in great condition and has been completed restored, this fabulous chesterfield leather daybed features a tufted design and the ba...

Early 2000s American Chesterfield Chaise Longues



Tufted Chaise Lounge
$3,206 Sale Price
25% Off
Modern Upholstered Chaise Lounge
Located in North York, ON
Modern upholstered chaise lounge. Modern clean lined and elegant chaise lounge. Newly upholstered in a designer fabric with satin white finished legs. Seat depth 49". Price includes...

Vintage 1980s American Modern Chaise Longues


Fabric, Wood

Midcentury Italian Leather Chaise Lounge
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Unique Mid-Century Modern Italian leather chaise lounge. Striking angular design with a sloped backrest and form-fitting bed area. Vertical accents on the backrest's upholstery. Plea...

Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chaise Longues



Restored Vintage Upholstered Chaise Lounge Daybed
Located in North York, ON
Restored Vintage Upholstered chaise lounge daybed. All original mid-century design with curved backrests. Masterfully restored by the artisans at Carrocel in a luxurious velvet with ...

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Daybeds


Velvet, Wood

Louis XIV Style Chaise Lounge
Located in New York, NY
Louis XIV style chaise longue. The chaise has a painted wooden frame with decorative black velour fabric.

Vintage 1970s Louis XIV Chaise Longues



Colima Steel and Upholstery Chaise Lounge
By Capital Studio
Located in Mexico City, MX
The Chaise Longue Colima is a versatile piece as it provides transparency to space with its electrostatic painted steel structure. The twisted paper cord weave and upholstery add hum...

2010s Mexican Modern Daybeds



Paul McCobb Mahogany and Brass Chaise Lounge
By Paul McCobb
Located in Stamford, CT
A chaise lounge, model 5018 designed by Paul McCobb for Directional, circa 1955. upholstered in Rogers & Goffigon Fabric with brass stretcher and lacquered wood legs. Literature...

Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Daybeds



The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery