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Sofa With Arms Lounge Chair

by Shiro Kuramata, from Cappellini

sofa with arms lounge chair
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sofa with arms lounge chair

Design Shiro Kuramata, 1982
Chromed metal tube, poplar plywood, polyurethane foam
Made in Italy by Cappellini

The Sofa with Arms is a small armchair which features a frame in chromed metal tube with white plastic feet. The seat and back are padded with multi-density polyurethane foam. Fixed cover is offered in a variety of fabrics and leathers.

Shiro Kuramata was a Japanese designer from 1965 when he founded the Kuramata Design Office in Tokyo until he died in 1991. Kuramata designed some of the most significant and lasting pieces ever produced. His significance in western design was shown first in Memphis, then with Cappellini in 1987. Cappellini celebrated his talent and made him its choice designer to introduce the Cappellini brand on the international stage. His work can be seen in the permanent collections of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Paris, MoMA of New York, the Metropolitan Museum and the Museum of Modern Art in Toyama.

24.5" w | 25.75" h | 35.5" d | seat: 15" h

$3,265.00 + plus shipping
(please allow 12-16 weeks for this chair to be created and shipped to your location)


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Born into a family of furniture manufacturers, Giulio Cappellini began working for the family company in 1979, after earning his degree in architecture and studying business management. By the early 1980's, Guilio's leadership brought the Cappellini company into the world market from its three decade run as a handicraft furniture business. Hoping to expand the styles and materials used, Guilio scouted designers, bringing Jasper Morrison, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Marcel Wanders, Marc Newson, and Tom Dixon into the fold. Now, the firm boasts a varied, comprehensive collection rather than a singular style. Still, there are common threads: refined simplicity, dynamism, liveliness, humor.


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