EXOTIC MID-CENTURY SOUTH AMERICAN DESIGN PATCHED LEATHER AND TROPICAL WOOD LOUNGE CHAIR, 1960S
This exotic Mid-Century Brazilian patched leather lounge chair with side table is extreme in its design and exhibits tribal features. A group of young Brazilian designers produced throughout the 1960s and 1970s some of the most extraordinary furniture. Using traditional materials and techniques and combining native and colonial influences with a progressive, relaxed attitude. Therefore this iconic chair is in the style of modern mid-century designers like Jean Gillon, Percival Lafer and Sergio Rodrigues. This lay-back chair is handcrafted with a frame made from tropical hardwood and is supporting a very thick leather sling seat stitched with gaucho style leather lacing. With a patchwork leather cushion on top that shows decorative stitching. The lounge chair is in a superb condition and the leather cushion features a beautiful patina. A second chairs is also available.
Brutalist Brazilian leather lounge chair and side table. 1960s.
H 108 cm/42,5″ W 72 cm/28,3″ D 90 cm/35,4″ SH 45 cm/17,7″