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Lounge Chair & Ottoman
Barcelona Chair
Grand Repos
LC2 Armchair
Wassily Chair
Trifolium Butterfly Chair
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - White Version
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Special Edition 2017
Special Edition
Acapulco Chair
RETROit Dunes
D4
S 411
About A Lounge Chair High AAL 92
KS Chair
808
Lounge Chair & Ottoman - Beauty Versions
Promotion
Condesa Chair
Lounge Chair - White Version
Rattan Chair E 10
Outline Studio Chair
RETROit Medley
Egg Chair - Limited Edition
Special Edition
Egg Chair
Lounge Chair
Repos
LC1
Swan Chair
New Colours
S 35 L
Offer
Barcelona Chair Relax
LC3 Armchair
Acapulco Chair White
Coconut Chair
Diamond Chair
Mammoth Wing Chair
H 57 Armchair
new
Ro
Womb chair
Bookinist
Foster Armchair 502
369 Classic Edition
KK47000 Safari Chair
Slow Chair
About A Lounge Chair Low AAL 82
Swan Chair - Limited Edition
Special Edition
Foster Armchair 501
Sedan Lounger
Oslo Chair
Fri
Euvira Rocking Chair Soft
Jaan Armchair 780/781
Bao
Can Lounge Chair
CH25 Lounge Chair
new
Via57
Pot
F51 Gropius Armchair
new
Foster Armchair 500
Euvira Rocking Chair
375 Classic Edition
MR Lounge Chair with armrests
Outline Chair
new
MK99200 Folding Chair

The Armchair

In context of furniture the armchair in its diverse forms and wide range of possible uses has become indispensable, even though its story is not that long. Although seating as part of our cultural identity has been important since the days of the Roman empire, the fully upholstered armchair only emerged in Europe in the course of the late middle ages in Europe. Long the preserve of royalty and nobility, upholstered furniture slowly began to move through the ranks of the upper middle class before at the beginning of the 20th century it started to become a much more familiar, if still not universal, sight in homes of all classes and positions. With the economic boom of the 1950s, the rise of mass production and significant technical innovations, post war saw the armchair finally conquer mainstream society.

The Fritz Hansen Ro armchair is one of the newer armchair designs

The Wassily Chair by Marcel Breuer is produced today by Knoll International

It is therefore little wonder that since the beginning of the 20th century designers have increasingly devoted themselves to armchairs and through their designs responded to the, sometimes, rapid changes of their time. Design classics, such as Marcel Breuer's Wassily Chair through Knoll International, the Swan Chair and the Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen or the objects in the Cassina LC collection thus embody on the one hand design ideas of their age and reflect, very specifically in the case of the bent tubular steel furniture, the technical innovations of their time. And today armchair design remains culturally and socially relevant. Contemporary designs, including, for example, the Fritz Hansen Ro armchair, the Kartell Bubble Club Armchair or the designer furniture by Hay or Norr11 often interpret traditional forms new, and feature innovative materials and manufacturing methods.