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Pair of Edward Wormley Leather Armchairs for Dunbar

About the Item

These gorgeous Wormley revolving/swivel lounge chairs model no. 5609, are truly exceptional. Distinctive Design by a Mid-Century Modern Master, showcasing Wormley's signature blend of comfort and sophistication. Produced by Dunbar, circa 1965. Each chair features Chair features seductive lines with sloped arms all wrapped in a luxurious genuine top-grain chocolate brown colored leather that will age and reach a rich patina. Topped with loose back and seat cushions providing comfort. Bases refinished in an espresso hue, the swivel mechanism allows for effortless movement. Their timeless design stand as a testament to his philosophy and enduring quality continue to resonate with design enthusiasts today. Literature: Edward Wormley: The Other Face of Modernism, Gura, Kennedy and Weinberg, pg. 41. Dunbar: Fine Furniture of the 1950s, Piña, ppg. 137, 200.
  • Creator:
    Dunbar Furniture (Manufacturer),Edward Wormley (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 28.5 in (72.39 cm)Width: 28 in (71.12 cm)Depth: 31 in (78.74 cm)Seat Height: 15 in (38.1 cm)
  • Sold As:
    Set of 2
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    circa 1956
  • Condition:
    Reupholstered. Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Completely restored the chairs down to the frames, newly reupholstered and refinished. Natural marking and shading distinguish genuine leather from synthetic material. Appreciating color variations might happen among hides/batches.
  • Seller Location:
    Dallas, TX
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU4528238906232
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