Edward Wormley Tufted Club Chair in Black Leather for Dunbar
Edward Wormley for Dunbar, lounge chair in leather, United States, 1950s.
Black leather 'Party Chair' by American designer Edward Wormley. This armchair has an interesting appearance of a classic chesterfield chair with a modern aesthetic. The outside is tight and sleek. The black leather upholstery emphasizes the modern look of the settee. The tufted inside is appealing and gives this chair a more soft and Classic expression.
Edward Wormley (1907-1995) was an American designer. After not finishing his degree due to lack of funds Wormley started to work as an interior designer. In the 1940s, Wormley was hired to work with Dunbar. Their collaboration was a success story as Dunbar incorporated several techniques and aesthetics from European design. It was Wormley's aim to create both a high-quality line that was also available for the masses.