Are you an interior designer? Join our trade program to enjoy exclusive benefits!

Join the trade

Robert Venturi Chippendale Side Chairs for Knoll International - A Pair

Chairish

Sorry, this product is no longer available on Dering Hall.

Postmodern architect Robert Venturi produced nine variants of these side chairs for Knoll in 1985 to suggest a specific historical furniture style. In this chair the silhouette of the back is an adaptation of the designs of the 18th century English furniture designer Thomas Chippendale. These pieces were shaped to conform to modern standards of the International Style dictum of elegance, comfort and function. In the same year this model was introduced to the Philadelphia Museum of Art as part of their collection. Composed of bent plywood with black plastic laminate finish with detailed back reminiscent of the Chippendale style, original red woven fabric seat cushions and footpads. Each chair bares a Knoll International label on the underside of seat. As these seminal chairs were not mass produced, they are now a collector’s item, and would make a unique addition to any space and an Apt conversation starter. Interior design concepts these could be a part of are; chinoiserie, Monochromatic, Rocco, Postmodern, Neoclassical, Contemporary and Hollywood Regency. Measurements: 37.5" H x 25.5" W x 23.5" D. Seat height: 15.75".

Product Specifications

Dimensions
Depth: 23.5
Width: 25.5
Height: 37.5
Lead Time
0-3 Weeks (Limited Edition)

Vintage Specifications

Creator
Knoll
Condition
Excellent

Nearby Showrooms

Dering Hall

About Chairish

5e53a34e becf 489a 969a d3f8191cb4fc home

Chairish.com makes it fun and easy for design lovers to buy and sell vintage and used furniture and decor to one another. Our curated marketplace features designer treasures in a full-service and trustworthy environment.


Close

Subscribe to our Newsletter

At Dering Hall you can shop for more furnishings, find top design professionals, and browse photos of exquisite interiors and architecture.

Sign up today to receive our latest home furnishing picks & news.

By joining, you agree to our Terms of Use