Black Wool and Polished Brass Sofa

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About

A chic and luxurious version of the Inheritance Collection sofa. Soft black wool cushion covers, black webbing with black leather belts, on a bright polished brass plated frame.

This item is made to order in Los Angeles.

Want a Rose Gold finish instead? Or these finish as a chaise longue? Message us for information about custom materials and dimensions.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. This item is made to order (new).
  • Dimensions
    30 in. H x 104 in. W x 36 in. D
    76 cm H x 264 cm W x 91 cm D
  • Seat Height
    17 in. (43 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    10
  • Reference Number
    LU249236562843

About the Maker

A native of Canada, artist and designer Stephen Kenn has been working in the design world for nearly a decade, creating multiple denim lines, men’s travel luggage, and now turning his eye towards the world of furniture design. He has a passion for art and a deep respect for the creative process. He considers it a privilege to push the limits of what he understands of artistic mediums, and each project he pursues comes from a place of deep passion. Deeply inspired by the simple design philosophy of the mid-century era and the stories inherent in WWII military fabrics, he created The Inheritance Collection. This collection is both innovative and simplistic in design, and comfortable enough to be conducive to good conversation. Each piece begins as a welded steel frame that has been rusted and then coated with protective polyurethane to stop the aging process and provide a smooth finish. Custom-made webbing and leather belts are then woven together to create the support structure for the cushions. The belts are an exact replica of a 1940s-era Swiss military “mule belt.” The belts were originally used to strap supplies onto pack mules for the soldier’s journey to the front lines. Sitting atop these interwoven straps are the comfortable down-alternative pillows covered in repurposed US military half-shelters that have been washed and softened. These vintage, military-issue half shelters are full of the character that comes with age and extensive use.
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2017

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Los Angeles, CA

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