...No mean claim, and when one considers that from 1971 until 1981 MIRA-X cooperated exclusively with the arch-colourist Verner Panton, a claim which, arguably, says quite a lot about 1970s understandings of "harmony"... While also very nicely underscoring how important switching Copenhagen for Basel was for the career of Verner Panton...
Panton Chair Classic Chrome Editionby Verner Panton, 1958 — 2.209,00 €
|Product type||Multi-purpose chair|
Dimensions in mm
|Material||Full hard foam shell made of, polished metallic
Please note: Every Panton Chrome is individually made by hand, consequently the surface can have small pores, inclusions, etc. Such are unavoidable owing to the nature of the manufacturing process and as such do not constitute a fault or ground for complaint.
|Function & properties||The brilliant mirror effect of the Panton Chair Classic Chrome Edition is created by a metallization; an effect achieved via in highly specialized manual work in which several layers of paint are applied one after the other. The fact that not only the surface of the chair is metallized, means that on the one hand it is more robust and scratch-resistant, and on the other hand more flexible and stable, so that it can easily yield to the sitter and lightly swing.|
|Care||When cleaning the Panton Chair Classic Chrome Edition always use a soft, damp cloth and a mild, household, detergent.|
|Museums||MoMA, New York|
|Certificates & Sustainability||Greenguard: Indoor Air Qualitiy Certified
Vitra conform to
ISO 90001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems)
|Product family||Panton Chairs
|Accessories||Suitable Seat Pad for Panton Chair and Leather Seat Pad by Parkhaus Berlin or Seat Dots by Vitra available in different colours|
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