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Cite armchair - Vitra

FROM 2.730

Sizes: From 68cm x 95cm x 84cm

Delivery 4 - 6 weeks

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The Cité chair edited by Vitra, which was designed for a competition to equip the student residence of the Cité Universitaire de Nancy, is one of the first masterpieces by Jean Prouvé. This dynamic armchair, with its characteristic painted steel skids and its wide leather belts as armrests, was used by Prouvé himself in the living room of his house.

Details: Seat and back upholstered in F40 fabric in one piece. Adjustable height cervical cushion. Base in steel with powder coating.

Brand

Vitra is a brand of contemporary furniture and accessories that develops intelligent, ergonomic and durable solutions of furniture for home, office and public spaces.
He manufactures 1957 exclusively Charles and Ray Eames furniture, which highlights a number of classic elements that remain current today.
Among them stand out the Eames Lounge Chair and Ottoman armchair and the mythical Eames Chair and the Aluminum ...

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Jean Prouvé (1901-1984) was born in Paris and is where he trained as an artistic blacksmith. In 1931 he founded Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, and between 1957 and 1968 he heads the construction department of the Compagnie Industrielle de Matériel de Transport in Paris; work that leaves when he begins to direct a study in Paris as an architect.
Until the beginning of the 70 years it occupies a chair in the National Conservatory of Arts and Crafts, and already from the 80 it is dedicated ...

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Description

The Cité chair edited by Vitra, which was designed for a competition to equip the student residence of the Cité Universitaire de Nancy, is one of the first masterpieces by Jean Prouvé. This dynamic armchair, with its characteristic painted steel skids and its wide leather belts as armrests, was used by Prouvé himself in the living room of his house.

Details: Seat and back upholstered in F40 fabric in one piece. Adjustable height cervical cushion. Base in steel with powder coating.

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Sizes X x 68 95 84 cm
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Ecru, Black, Japanese Red

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