VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM MINIATURE CHAIR

#41 "Paimio" by Alva Aalto VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM MINIATURE CHAIR
Bent wood laminate chair...
part of the miniatures collection from Vitra Design
Museum, representing important classics in exact
copy to 1:6 scale. Authentic in details, materials
and coloring to the original chair designed by Alvar AAlto circa 1930s.
The #41 chair combines the functional ideas of the Bauhaus with Scandinavian crafts tradition of a
unity with nature. The armchair was designed
for the Sanatorium building in the Finnish City of "Paimio".
The chair is simple but highly effective construction because the rolled-up ends of the seat and back function as springs affording the sitter a degree of comfort previously unknown in wooden furniture, it involves very few components thus little assembly work. This mini is a collectible -and perfect for design and architectural students.
Measures 4" x 4" x 5.75", comes with original crate and informative brochure. This piece is in excellent condition. Please ask any questions prior to making a bid. Thanks for looking!
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