Belgian Set of Six Dining Chairs in Cognac Leather by Frits Schuitema
Frits Schuitema for Shaker, set of 6 'Shaker' dining chairs, beech and leather, Belgium, 1970s.
A beautiful, sturdy set of midcentury dining chairs in thick saddle leather, designed by Frits Schuitema. The woven seats and backrests consist of cognac leather straps that aged beautifully, resulting in an admirable patina. The sturdy frames are executed in stained oak of which two chairs are executed with arms and four without.
Top of the armrests are darkened, which results in a remarkable effect at the wood connection.
The chairs are numbered and labelled with manufacturer's mark.