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The design classic SE 42 by Egon Eiermann is marketed by Wilde + Spieth and stands out for all on account of its three-legged frame and the exclusive colours designed by Le Corbusier. In the production process, multiple glued beechwood is moulded in order to adapt the seat and back surface to the shapes of the human body, thus ensuring the highest possible sitting comfort.


Product type Multi-purpose chair
Dimensions Height: 78 cm
Width: 58 cm
Depth: 51 cm
Seat height: 46 cm
Weight Ca. 5 kg

Material Frame: beech
Seat and backrest: beech plywood
Care Lacquered and stained natural wood surfaces do not tolerate either steam or alcohol. All spilled liquids must be wiped off immediately. When cleaning, use water only in small quantities - ideally just a damp cloth.
How much patina the surface develops, and how fast, depends on the type of wood and the local conditions.
Warranty 24 months

Popular versions

SE 42, Natural beech, Complete natural beech
SE 42, Complete stained beech, Black

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(smow) blog 2013. A pictorial review: February

IMM Cologne kept us busy into February, but the month also saw the opening of an Eileen Gray retrospective in Paris, a visit to the Louis Kahn exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum and the sad passing of James Irvine....

IMM Cologne 2013: Wilde+Spieth. Interview with CEO Thomas Gerber.

...Together Wilde+Spieth and Egon Eiermann released over 30 product ranges, and even today some 43 years after Eiermann's death the two remain inseparable, while chairs such as the SE 18, SE 42 or SE 68 have gone on to take their rightful place in the high pantheon of European design...

Design for Use, USA

...Yet in 1951, only few industry figures would have been aware of this, and indeed in 1951 Eiermann's SE 3 (the current SE 42), allegedly, only sold some 153 times...

(smow)wintertour 2010: Weil am Rhein

...Egon Eiermann's SE 42 does have the single leg at the back, but is made of wood...

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