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Desk Chair by Gideon Kramer for Seattle Space Tower, US, 1962

$3,900

About the Item

Rare desk chair by Gideon Kramer created 1962 for the worlds fair in Seattle. Height is adjustable.
  • Creator:
    Gideon Kramer (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 37.41 in (95 cm)Width: 25.6 in (65 cm)Depth: 25.6 in (65 cm)Seat Height: 17.72 in (45 cm)
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1962
  • Condition:
  • Seller Location:
    Berlin, DE
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: cc.HBauer1stDibs: LU1591217268371

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Located in Berlin, Germany

A prime source for design enthusiasts the world over, Original in Berlin sells a carefully curated and ever-growing inventory of classics by Scandinavian, French, Italian and American creators —from Paul McCobb, Charles & Ray Eames, George Nelson and Finn Juhl to Charlotte Perriand, Giò Ponti and Marco Zanuso — in its 10,000-square-foot Berlin showroom and online. Through its New Originals collection, it also offers new-production pieces of mid-century design by such icons of the movement as Carl Auböck and George Nakashima, using the same materials, molds, and techniques employed for the original. In addition, the dealer works closely with contemporary artists, featuring ceramic works by Californian sculptor Stan Bitters as well as hand-crafted leather chairs by Daniel Wenger. Every vintage piece is inspected and meticulously restored by Original in Berlins small team of skilled in-house craftsmen, who also provide on-demand upholstery and carpentry services.

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