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Rare Pair of Original 'Joker' Lounge Chairs by Olivier Mourgue for Airborne

$4,500per set

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Rare pair of original 'Joker' lounge chairs by Olivier Mourgue for Airborne. Designed in the early 1970s, and manufactured in France by Airborne International, the groovy 'Joker' lounge chair was the work Olivier Mourgue, who along with Pierre Paulin was responsible for some of the most space-age designs to come out of post-war Europe (Mourgue's futuristic 'Djinn' series was chosen by Stanley Kubrick for the space station in "2001: A Space Odyssey".)

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  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 28 in (71.12 cm)Width: 24 in (60.96 cm)Depth: 28 in (71.12 cm)Seat Height: 16 in (40.64 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1970
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. These are in original condition and would deserve to he reupholstered with C. O. L. or C. O. M. (4 yards, or equivalent, for the pair). We can reupholster them in our Los Angeles workshop for an additional $800 with C. O. L./C. O. M.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU818430504092

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