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Burl Wood Case Sofa and Lounge Chair by Milo Baughman, circa 1970

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Recently restored Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin burled case sofa and club chair. This set features olive burl wood case arms on both pieces which display mesmerizing movement and contrast in the grain. The pair have been recently upholstered in a Classic black wool mix fabric, contrasting attractively against the beautiful color and impressions made on the olive burl. Both the settee and club chair have casters underneath to allow for ease of movement and room configuration depending on mood or environment. This elegant set would be great used together or individually in the house as part of a Classic or contemporary dining room, living room, den, family room, office or bedroom. They would also be an Apt choice in a corporate, retail or hospitality location such as a boutique hotel lobby, cocktail bar, members club, workspace studio, executive office or in a luxe clothing emporium. Loveseat measurements: 27" H x 59.25" W x 33" D Seat height 14" Seat depth 20" D Armchair measurements: 27" H x 32.5" W x 33" D Seat height 14" Seat depth 21.5" Excellent condition. These items have been previously restored and show very nicely with light normal wear.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent condition. These items have been previously restored and show very nicely with light normal wear..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 27 in. x W 59.25 in. x D 33 in.

    H 68.58 cm x W 150.5 cm x D 83.82 cm

  • Seller location
    Culver City, CA
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference number
    LU133028703393

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About Milo Baughman (Designer)

Milo Baughman was one of the most agile and adept modern American furniture designers of the late 20th century. A prolific lecturer and writer on the benefits of good design — he taught for years at Brigham Young University — Baughman (whose often-scrambled surname is pronounced BAWF-man) focused almost exclusively on residential furnishings, having a particular talent for lounge chairs, perhaps the most sociable piece of furniture.

     Like his fellow adoptive Californians Charles and Ray Eames, Baughman’s furniture has a relaxed and breezy air. Baughman was famously opposed to ostentatious and idiosyncratic designs that were made to excite attention. While many of his chair designs are enlivened by such effects as tufted upholstery, Baughman tended to let his materials carry the aesthetic weight, most often relying on chair and table frames made of sturdy and sleek flat-bar chromed metal, and chairs, tables and cabinets finished with highly-figured wood veneers.

     Like his colleagues Karl Springer and the multifarious Pierre Cardin, Baughman’s designs are emblematic of the 1970s: sleek, sure and scintillating. As you will see from the furniture presented on these pages, Milo Baughman’s designs are ably employed as either the heart of a décor or its focal point.

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