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Rosewood & Chrome Arc Desk and Chair

$4,500per set


Rosewood and chrome arc desk and chair, circa 1960s. Very heavy and well made. The chair is currently being reupholstered and can be completed in your fabric at no additional charge. Simply send us two yards of your fabric after purchase. With the leaves down, the desk measures 32" D x 60" W x 29" H. The chair measures 32.25" H x 20" W x 23.5" D x 18" seat height.


  • Creator
    Milo Baughman (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 29 in. (73.66 cm)Width: 60 in. (152.4 cm)Depth: 48.5 in. (123.19 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good condition. Minor pitting to chrome at inside bottom of legs. See sixth photo. Various surface scratches and wear. The chair is currently being reupholstered and can be completed in your fabric at no additional charge.
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU871819935912

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  • Shipping
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    Ships From: Atlanta, GA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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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.

About the Seller
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Located in Atlanta, GA
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