Vitra Tip Ton Chair

The Vitra Tip Ton Chair is equally at ease at work and at rest. Its name is derived from its dual sitting positions. When working, tilting the chair forward a few degrees results in ergonomic alignment of the pelvis and spine. It stays in p...lace until tipped back into a normal sitting position. Designed by Edward Barber and Jay Ogersby. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Tip Ton Chair is available with the following: Details: Made of polypropylene Polyethylene glides Stackable up to 4 high Designed by Edward Barber and Jay Ogersby, 2011 Made in Switzerland Options: Color: Basic Dark, Cactus, Earth Grey, Glacier Blue, Ice Grey, Mustard, Poppy Red, White Dimensions: Item: Height 31", Width 20", Depth 21.75" Seat: Height 18.5" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

Key to the industrialization of furniture design was simplified mass production. One of the first chairs to be made in large quant...ities was the Gartenstuhl by Karl Friedrich Schinkel in 1820. While intricately detailed, the cast iron construction made for easy and fast reproduction. The Vitra Miniature Garden Chair is just as lovely and durable, and is cast at exactly 1:6 scale of the original. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature Garden Chair is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of cast iron Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, 1820 Dimensions: Item: Height 5.25", Width 3.5", Depth 3.25" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

The LCM (or Lounge Chair Metal) was part of Charles and Ray Eames' successful foray into molded plywood furniture in 1945. This pa...rticular model used nickel-plated tubular steel to support the molded wood laminate seat and back. The Vitra Miniature LCM is made the same way as the original chair, but stands at 1/6th the size. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature Eames LCM is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of nickel-plated tubular steel, black laminate wood Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Charles and Ray Eames, 1945 Dimensions: Item: Height 4.25", Width 3.75", Depth 4.25" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

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The phenomenon of furniture as Pop Art is epitomized by the La Mamma lounge chair. Designed by Gaetano Pesce in 1969, it also show...s off his affection for anthropomorphic shapes. The chair was designed to resemble a female fertility figure, with a ball attached to symbolize captivity. The Vitra Miniature La Mamma is just as sculptural, made out of polyurethane foam and upholstered in bright nylon jersey. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature La Mamma is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of polyurethane foam, nylon jersey Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Gaetano Pesce, 1969 Dimensions: Item: Height 6", Width 7.5", Depth 9" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

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Cozy, comfy and protective, the Womb Chair by Eero Saarinen is officially an icon of postwar American Modernism. Created in 1946, ...it was the first mass-produced chair to use fiberglass-reinforced plastic. As a perfect 1:6 scale model of the original, the Vitra Miniature Womb Chair and Ottoman features the same plastic shell covered in bright orange upholstery. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature Womb Chair and Ottoman is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of fiberglass-reinforced plastic, fabric, chromed base Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Eero Saarinen, 1946 Dimensions: Item: Height 5", Width 3.75", Depth 4.25" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

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Originally part of an art installation in 1997, Ron Arad was able to come up with a version of the Tom Vac Chair suitable for mass... production in less than two years. While the distinctive seat shell was originally made out of vacuum-formed aluminum, a transition to more flexible polypropylene proved more comfortable. The Vitra Miniature T. Vac Chair is also made out of plastic, and also duplicates the chromed steel base. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature T. Vac Chair is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of plastic, chromed steel Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Ron Arad, 1999 Dimensions: Item: Height 5", Width 4.5", Depth 3.75" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

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Also known as the "Wishbone Chair," the Y-Chair by Hans J. Wegner (1950) is a blend of traditional Danish craft and artistic joine...ry inspired by Chinese forms. Its signature Y-shaped backrest resembles the natural forking of a branch, while the plaited twine seat is symbolic of grasses along Danish shores. The Vitra Miniature Y-Chair is a 1:6 scale model of the classic original, and was made using the same rustic materials and techniques. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature Y-Chair is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of birch wood, paper twine Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Hans J. Wegner, 1950 Dimensions: Item: Height 5", Width 3.25", Depth 3.75" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

The Vitra T. Vac Chair by Ron Arad is designed with a remarkable seat "shell" that, in addition to being visually impressive, is q...uite comfortable. The unique ridged form is made out of dyed polypropylene, set atop a tubular metal base. Such construction makes it quite durable and able to withstand virtually any conditions, indoors or out. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The T. Vac Chair is available with the following: Details: Made of dyed polypropylene Metal frame Hard glides Stackable up to 5 high Suitable inside and outside Designed by Ron Arad, 1999 Options: Color: Black, White Base: Chrome, Powder-Coated Dimensions: Item: Height 29.5", Width 25.5", Depth 25.25" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

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Stylish furniture that floats...if you ever need it to. The Vitra Cork Family by Jasper Morrison includes three different side tab...le models made out of cork, which means they're light, tough and pleasant to touch. Each of the three available models is sturdily designed, stable and can be used safely indoors or out. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Cork Family is available with the following: Details: Made of turned natural cork Designed by Jasper Morrison, 2004 Options: Color: Natural Oak Design: Model A, Model B, Model C Dimensions: Item: Height 13", Overall Diameter 12.25" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

The Vitra Bovist Floor Pillow by Hella Jongerius takes its name from the German for "puffball," and its form follows suit. Side da...rts, polystyrene bead filling and varied colors make it a comfortable and whimsical addition to any setting, whether as a decorative floor pillow, ottoman or stool. Comes with a knitted side handle for easy moving. Available in three motifs. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Bovist Floor Pillow is available with the following: Details: Made of 70% viscose and 30% linen Compact filling of polystyrene beads Knitted handle Designed by Hella Jongerius, 2005 Options: Color: Multi Color Design: Dove, Lacemaker, Pottery Dimensions: Item: Height 15", Overall Diameter 21.25" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

The Vitra Tip Ton Chair is equally at ease at work and at rest. Its name is derived from its dual sitting positions. When working,... tilting the chair forward a few degrees results in ergonomic alignment of the pelvis and spine. It stays in place until tipped back into a normal sitting position. Designed by Edward Barber and Jay Ogersby. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Tip Ton Chair is available with the following: Details: Made of polypropylene Polyethylene glides Stackable up to 4 high Designed by Edward Barber and Jay Ogersby, 2011 Made in Switzerland Options: Color: Basic Dark, Cactus, Earth Grey, Glacier Blue, Ice Grey, Mustard, Poppy Red, White Dimensions: Item: Height 31", Width 20", Depth 21.75" Seat: Height 18.5" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Gus Modern

Modern design that's too cool for school (but is perfect for the modern home). The Gus Modern School Chair was inspired by classic... elementary school chairs. It features a smoothly curved bent plywood seat and back attached securely to the tubular steel frame with rubber shock mounts. Available in two wood colors. Mid-century modern design interpreted with an industrial edge. Such is the modis operandi of Gus* Modern. Every accessory, sofa, sectional, chair and table they design is inspired by simple forms and honest materials. The resulting modern furniture pieces are clean, elegant and versatile, with crisply tailored upholstery and solid, eco-friendly FSC-certified wood frames. Founded in 2000, Gus* Modern is based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The School Chair is available with the following: Details: Molded plywood seat and back with exposed edges Bench-made tubular steel frame Black powder coat finish Legs are capped to protect hardwood floors Options: Material: Natural Oak, Walnut Dimensions: Seat Back: Width 16" Item: Height 30.5", Width 19.5", Depth 21" Seat: Height 17.5" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

Key to the industrialization of furniture design was simplified mass production. One of the first chairs to be made in large quant...ities was the Gartenstuhl by Karl Friedrich Schinkel in 1820. While intricately detailed, the cast iron construction made for easy and fast reproduction. The Vitra Miniature Garden Chair is just as lovely and durable, and is cast at exactly 1:6 scale of the original. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature Garden Chair is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of cast iron Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel, 1820 Dimensions: Item: Height 5.25", Width 3.5", Depth 3.25" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Gus Modern

The Gus Modern Stanley Console Table is a simple, yet elegant way to keep things organized and perform quick tasks. To maintain it...s slim figure, the table doesn't have any back legs, but is instead attached to the wall for stability. A rectangular recess in the solid ash wood top safely holds keys, mail and other small items. Mid-century modern design interpreted with an industrial edge. Such is the modis operandi of Gus* Modern. Every accessory, sofa, sectional, chair and table they design is inspired by simple forms and honest materials. The resulting modern furniture pieces are clean, elegant and versatile, with crisply tailored upholstery and solid, eco-friendly FSC-certified wood frames. Founded in 2000, Gus* Modern is based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Stanley Console Table is available with the following: Details: FSC-Certified solid ash wood top Bench-made stainless steel perimeter base with mitered corners Brushed Stainless Steel finish Wall-mounting hardware provided Non-marking leveler feet for stability on uneven floors Dimensions: Item: Height 32", Width 36", Depth 10" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Kartell

The Kartell Lizz Chair is an ultra-streamlined design, represented by the minimalist and extremely elegantstyle created by Piero L...issoni. Composed into a single piece, using gas-blowing technology, resulting in a squared contour, a wide seat and low roomy backrest. The Lizz Chair is extremely stable, shockproof, scratch-resistant and can withstand all weather conditions making it suitable for outdoor use. It comes in a wide range of glossy colors and stacks up to 6 high. Founded in 1949 by Giulio and Anna Castelli, Kartell has become the world leader?and innovator?in the realm of molded plastic furniture. Headquartered in Italy, Kartell works with designers worldwide to create their distinctive line of modern furniture, lighting and accessories. Dedication to discovering and employing new technologies and manufacturing methods results in a growing line of durable, stylish and cutting edge products. The Lizz Chair is available with the following: Details: Thermoplastic technopolymer seat. Stable, shockproof, scratch-resistant and can withstand all weather conditions. Designed by Piero Lissoni. Options: Color: Black, Grey, Orange, White Dimensions: Item: Height 29", Width 19.25", Depth 20.87" Seat: Height 17.31" Ratings: Based on 1 reviews, this product is rated 5.0 out of 5. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Global Views

The Global Views Lighted Side Table is not content to be a mere side table--it's an illuminated work of art. The table is a tapere...d cylinder of frosted white glass hand-blown in Poland. It has just enough translucence to diffuse the light from the bulb within into a soothing ambient glow and highlight any drink, book or other object sitting on it. From ornamental period pieces to deco decorativeness to ethno-informed artisanal discoveries, Global Views offers a consistently updated mix of styles that are alternately elegant, exotic, refined and casual. Along with partners Studio A and DwellStudio, the collective offers stylish objects imbued with a global perspective that can accommodate a spectrum of design sensibilities. Call it Global Chic. The Lighted Side Table is available with the following: Details: Handblown White frosted glass shade On/off foot switch on power cord 12' clear Silver power cord 60" Clear power cord Not UL/ETL Listed Made in India Dimensions: Cord: Length 120" Item: Height 22.5", Diameter 13" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Progetti

Keep track of the here and now while keeping an eye on the there and then. Featuring two clocks married to one display, the Proget...ti Double Q Wall Clock is a modern take on the classic cuckoo clock that offers dual time zone settings. The cuckoo birds chirp on the hour, shutting off at night to encourage uninterrupted sleep. Progetti is an Italian design company that ticks to its own clock. Known for their penchant for keeping a modern tempo, Progetti produces contemporary cuckoo clocks and wall clocks designed by a range of internationally-known designers (like Karim Rashid). Each piece is developed using the latest technology and then finished by hand for that lasting, artistic touch. The Double Q Wall Clock is available with the following: Details: Made of wood Painted finish Quartz movement Dual pendulum movement Dual clock design displays two time zones Chirps on the hour Features volume control for cuckoo bird (max., min. and off) Light sensor switches cuckoo movement off automatically at night 4 C batteries required (not included) Made in Italy Designed by Alberto Sala Options: Color: Black, Red, White Dimensions: Item: Height 13.75", Width 11.8", Depth 3.5" More Information: Any mechanical clock is expected to make some sort of ticking sound as the hands move. However, there is only potential for this ticking to be really audible and continual if there is a second hand. Otherwise, the clock will be basically silent or with muffled clicks limited to the movement of the minute hand. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Gus Modern

Choosing a coffee table got you stumped? The distinctive Gus Modern Stump Coffee Table combines the natural look of wood with mode...rn materials. Made out of strong engineered wood, it replicates a real sawn log with deep, organic grooves and a cut-out notch. It is coated on all sides with a Matte White multi-coat lacquer. Mid-century modern design interpreted with an industrial edge. Such is the modis operandi of Gus* Modern. Every accessory, sofa, sectional, chair and table they design is inspired by simple forms and honest materials. The resulting modern furniture pieces are clean, elegant and versatile, with crisply tailored upholstery and solid, eco-friendly FSC-certified wood frames. Founded in 2000, Gus* Modern is based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Stump Coffee Table is available with the following: Details: Made of engineered wood Matte White multi-coat lacquer finish Bumpers on bottom of legs to protect hardwood floors Dimensions: Item: Height 14", Width 48", Depth 19" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Kartell

The Kartell TopTop Cafe Table Outdoor version designed by Philippe Starck is conceived for the contract market with a top made of ...melamine, which is weather resistant, available in black, white, aluminum or green with a painted aluminum base. The TopTop Cafe Table Outdoor also features the transparent central circular or square pleated leg with metal core. Founded in 1949 by Giulio and Anna Castelli, Kartell has become the world leader?and innovator?in the realm of molded plastic furniture. Headquartered in Italy, Kartell works with designers worldwide to create their distinctive line of modern furniture, lighting and accessories. Dedication to discovering and employing new technologies and manufacturing methods results in a growing line of durable, stylish and cutting edge products. The TopTop Cafe Table Outdoor is available with the following: Details: Melamine top. Transparent PMMA leg. Painted aluminum base. Designed by Philippe Starck. Options: Size: 24 inch, 28 inch Color: Aluminum, Black, Green, White Shape: Round, Square Shape Option: Rounded, Square Dimensions: 24 in. Round Option: Height 28.5", Diameter 24" 24 in. Square Option: Height 28.5", Width 24", Depth 24" 28 in. Round Option: Height 28.5", Diameter 28" 28 in. Square Option: Height 28.5", Width 28", Depth 28" Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

The LCM (or Lounge Chair Metal) was part of Charles and Ray Eames' successful foray into molded plywood furniture in 1945. This pa...rticular model used nickel-plated tubular steel to support the molded wood laminate seat and back. The Vitra Miniature LCM is made the same way as the original chair, but stands at 1/6th the size. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature Eames LCM is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of nickel-plated tubular steel, black laminate wood Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Charles and Ray Eames, 1945 Dimensions: Item: Height 4.25", Width 3.75", Depth 4.25" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

Vitra

The phenomenon of furniture as Pop Art is epitomized by the La Mamma lounge chair. Designed by Gaetano Pesce in 1969, it also show...s off his affection for anthropomorphic shapes. The chair was designed to resemble a female fertility figure, with a ball attached to symbolize captivity. The Vitra Miniature La Mamma is just as sculptural, made out of polyurethane foam and upholstered in bright nylon jersey. Founded in Switzerland in 1950, Vitra produces intelligent and inspiring furniture and accessories for the home, office and other public spaces. Ever mindful of the importance of sustainability in design, Vitra creates furnishings with high quality and versatile style that ensures functional and aesthetic enjoyment for the long term. The Miniature La Mamma is available with the following: Details: 1:6 scale model Made of polyurethane foam, nylon jersey Made by hand in Poland Comes packaged in wood box Includes informational booklet Originally designed by Gaetano Pesce, 1969 Dimensions: Item: Height 6", Width 7.5", Depth 9" More Information: The Vitra Miniatures Collection was conceived to tell the entire story of industrial furniture design. As such, it features dozens of scale models representing furniture icons from the early 19th century through today. Exactly 1/6 the size of the historical designs upon which they?re based, these miniatures use the same construction, materials and colors. Every last detail is faithfully recreated, making these pieces useful not only as valuable collector?s items, but as accurate illustrative material for universities, colleges of design and architects. For every miniature, there is an official license agreement with the designer or their estate, and Vitra honors the designer?s copyright by paying royalties. Need help with some of our terminology? Check out Lumens' Lighting and Design Glossary. read more

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