Eero Saarinen for Knoll International Reupholstered Chairs

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Eero Saarinen for Knoll International, set of 10 chairs model 72, in metal and leather, United States, designed 1948.

Organic shaped chairs designed by Eero Saarinen. This iconic model is reupholstered in a high quality, ivory-colored leather. They feature a fluid, sculptural form. This timeless and versatile design continues to fit seamlessly into work, conference, lounge and dining applications of any decor.

Knoll International was founded in New York by the 26 year old German Hans Knoll (1914-1955) in 1938. Hans' father, Walter Knoll was a true modernist and furniture manufacturer who had a reputation for quality. When Hans Knoll died at a young age his wife Florence Knoll took over and under her influence the company flourished and created its best designs. She designed and led the company where she cooperated with talented designers such as Eero Saarinen, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Richard Schultz and Harry Bertoia.

Completely checked and reupholstered in high-quality leather. Including replacement of all padding, so the state of these chairs can be compared with a new chair. More items available which could be reupholstered. Please be aware that custom-made reupholstered chairs have a lead time of 6-8 weeks.

Please note that the price is per item, not per set.

Product details

  • condition Good
  • creator Eero Saarinen (Designer)
  • dimensions H 31.5 in. x W 22.05 in. x D 21.26 in.
  • manufacturingdate 1948
  • material Metal, Leather
  • origin United States
  • period 1940-1949
  • seatheight 18.12 in. (46 cm)
  • style Mid-Century Modern
  • wear Wear consistent with age and use.