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Mid-Century Carib Leather Swivel Stool by Ilmari Tapiovaara Finland


Ilmari Tapiovaara (1914-1999) designed this stool called Caribe, here in black leather and polished aluminum. Beautifully executed, the leather Fine and soft, the base with a raised hobnail design. The seat swivels and the profile modern elegance. Tapiovaara worked with Alvar Aalto, Le Corbusier, and Mies van der Rohe and had Eero Aarnio and Yjro Kukkapuro as assistants during his celebrated career. Measurements: 19 1/4" high x 17" diameter seat.


  • Dimensions

    H 19.25 in. x Dm 17 in.

    H 48.9 cm x Dm 43.18 cm

  • Diameter
    17 in. (43.18 cm)
  • Seat height
    19.25 in. (48.9 cm)
  • Seller location
    Miami, FL
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