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Indigo Canvas and Blackened Steel Chair
By Stephen Kenn
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sleek and refined, the Inheritance Chair is a great addition to nearly any space. Inspired by a worn-in pair of jeans and created alongside the team at Simon Miller, USA, our indi...
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2010s American Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

  • Indigo Canvas and Blackened Steel Chair
  • Indigo Canvas and Blackened Steel Chair
  • Indigo Canvas and Blackened Steel Chair
  • Indigo Canvas and Blackened Steel Chair
H 30 in. W 24 in. D 36 in.
Sling Outdoor Hanging Swing Seat, Vegan Enviro Friendly
By Joanina and David Pastoll
Located in Johannesburg, ZA
Our Outdoor Sling hanging chair - a great offering for outside and under patio use - come rain or shine. We support products that are created to be gentle on the planet - and these ...
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2010s South African Modern Patio and Garden Furniture

Materials

Steel

S Chair Tonus 4 0631
By Tom Dixon
Located in New York, NY
Born in Tom's 80's London workshop, the S Chair has been re-engineered. The original three-dimensional form is now moulded in an industrial hard/soft form with a pure wool cover. The...
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21st Century and Contemporary Polish Modern Chairs

Materials

Wool, Foam

  • S Chair Tonus 4 0631
  • S Chair Tonus 4 0631
  • S Chair Tonus 4 0631
  • S Chair Tonus 4 0631
H 38.1 in. W 19.7 in. D 24.7 in.
Fat Lounge Chair Tonus 4 0634
By Tom Dixon
Located in New York, NY
Designed to hug the body and allowing for multiple sitting positions, this lounge chair is upholstered using Kvadrat's purple woolen fabric. Fat is made from moulded foam with a meta...
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21st Century and Contemporary Lithuanian Modern Chairs

Materials

Wool, Foam

  • Fat Lounge Chair Tonus 4 0634
  • Fat Lounge Chair Tonus 4 0634
  • Fat Lounge Chair Tonus 4 0634
  • Fat Lounge Chair Tonus 4 0634
H 27.6 in. W 32.3 in. D 28.3 in.
e15 Houdini Side Chair by Stefan Diez
By e15, Stefan Diez
Located in New York, NY
E15 celebrates ten years of chair Houdini by Stefan Diez with a curated palette of anniversary colors. In his search for an ergonomic, organic seating shell without involving expensi...
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21st Century and Contemporary German Modern Side Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • e15 Houdini Side Chair by Stefan Diez
  • e15 Houdini Side Chair by Stefan Diez
  • e15 Houdini Side Chair by Stefan Diez
  • e15 Houdini Side Chair by Stefan Diez
Clear LacquerSilk Gray LacquerTraffic Gray LacquerUmbra Gray Lacquer + 11 more
H 31.5 in. W 22.64 in. D 22.64 in.
Artifort Orange Slice Junior Chair by Pierre Paulin
By Artifort, Pierre Paulin
Located in New York, NY
If you’re a design-lover and your son or daughter likes to have their own chair with the “big people” then Artifort’s Junior Collection is for you. Like the junior version of the Ora...
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21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Children's Furniture

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Textile

  • Artifort Orange Slice Junior Chair by Pierre Paulin
  • Artifort Orange Slice Junior Chair by Pierre Paulin
  • Artifort Orange Slice Junior Chair by Pierre Paulin
  • Artifort Orange Slice Junior Chair by Pierre Paulin
H 21.26 in. W 24.41 in. D 24.41 in.
Molteni&C D.154.2 Armchair in Velvet by Gio Ponti
By Molteni & C, Gio Ponti
Located in New York, NY
Part of the Molteni&C Heritage collection, this armchair, was designed for one of the projects closest to Gio Ponti’s heart, the villa of the Planchart collectors in Caracas, (1953-1...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Armchairs

Materials

Velvet

Molteni&C Miss Leather Semi-Upholstered Chair in Black Wood by Tobia Scarpa
By Molteni & C, Tobia Scarpa
Located in New York, NY
Part of the Molteni&C Heritage Collection is a re-make of the Miss chair, designed by Afra and Tobia Scarpa in 1986. The form is linked to a system of soft, unbroken, linear rhythms....
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Ash

Molteni&C D.151.4 Armchair in Velvet by Gio Ponti
By Molteni & C, Gio Ponti
Located in New York, NY
Part of the Molteni&C Heritage collection, the D.151.4 armchair, is a designed coming from Gio Ponti passion about nautical furnishings. Gio Ponti gained direct experience in four oc...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Armchairs

Materials

Velvet

JCP Universe Ttemic Armchair by Matteo Cibic
By Matteo Cibic
Located in Cantu, IT
“Kurumaza ni What cannot be said will be Home made growth hormones” Haiku by Alistair Gentry Matteo Cibic comes back to the JCP Universe, expanding his galaxy with new wonder-ob...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

  • JCP Universe Ttemic Armchair by Matteo Cibic
  • JCP Universe Ttemic Armchair by Matteo Cibic
  • JCP Universe Ttemic Armchair by Matteo Cibic
  • JCP Universe Ttemic Armchair by Matteo Cibic
LilacDark Violet
H 38.59 in. W 20.48 in. D 16.34 in.
JCP Universe Ttemic Chair by Matteo Cibic
By Matteo Cibic
Located in Cantu, IT
“Kurumaza ni What cannot be said will be Home made growth hormones” Haiku by Alistair Gentry Matteo Cibic comes back to the JCP Universe, expanding his galaxy with new wonder-obje...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

  • JCP Universe Ttemic Chair by Matteo Cibic
  • JCP Universe Ttemic Chair by Matteo Cibic
  • JCP Universe Ttemic Chair by Matteo Cibic
  • JCP Universe Ttemic Chair by Matteo Cibic
Dark VioletLilac
H 38.59 in. W 16.15 in. D 16.34 in.
e15 Mr. Collins Stool by Stefan Diez
By e15, Stefan Diez
Located in New York, NY
With its dynamic form and ergonomic comfort, Mr. Collins is an endearing stool applicable in diverse arrangements for living or working situations. Based on couture construction meth...
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21st Century and Contemporary German Modern Stools

Materials

Wood

  • e15 Mr. Collins Stool by Stefan Diez
  • e15 Mr. Collins Stool by Stefan Diez
  • e15 Mr. Collins Stool by Stefan Diez
  • e15 Mr. Collins Stool by Stefan Diez
Lapis Blue LacquerSilk Gray LacquerTraffic Gray LacquerOxide Red Lacquer + 11 more
H 18.12 in. W 18.51 in. D 18.04 in.
Jasper Morrison Hi Pad Chair in Beech Plywood & Fabric or Leather for Cappellini
By Jasper Morrison, Cappellini
Located in New York, NY
The Hi pad chair, and accompanying Hi pad stool, are the result of a production process that represents the perfect balance between technology and artisan craftsmanship: in these pie...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Foam, Beech, Plywood

Jasper Morrison Small Hi Pad Stool in Fabric or Leather Upholstery by Cappellini
By Jasper Morrison, Cappellini
Located in New York, NY
The Hi pad chair, and accompanying Hi pad Stool, are the result of a production process that represents the perfect balance between technology and artisan craftsmanship: in these pie...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Stools

Materials

Foam, Beech, Plywood

Jasper Morrison Lotus High Chair in Polished Chrome and Beech for Cappellini
By Jasper Morrison, Cappellini
Located in New York, NY
The Lotus (High), by Jasper Morrison, is part of a complete collection of chairs, envisioned to be easily adaptable for both domestic and variegated professional settings. Available ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Armchairs

Materials

Metal

Artifort Apollo Chair in Purple by Patrick Norguet
By Artifort, Patrick Norguet
Located in New York, NY
A sweeping stroke of elegant calligraphy. Poised. Open. Ergonomics at its best. Destined to be a Classic. Designed by Patrick Norguet, the Apollo radiates balance and harmony. Develo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Lounge Chairs

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Textile

  • Artifort Apollo Chair in Purple by Patrick Norguet
  • Artifort Apollo Chair in Purple by Patrick Norguet
  • Artifort Apollo Chair in Purple by Patrick Norguet
  • Artifort Apollo Chair in Purple by Patrick Norguet
H 27.96 in. W 35.44 in. D 27.96 in.
Handcrafted Matrice Chair in Black Steel and Blue Velvet Customizable
By Studio Tawla
Located in MONTROZIER, FR
Matrice chair is a subtle steel corset that compresses a soft and comfortable material; a nice reminder of the Italian traditional expertise, when the blown glass was assembling the ...
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21st Century and Contemporary French Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel, Metal

Fried Egg Three Tone Chair, by Hans Olsen from Warm Nordic
By Hans Olsen
Located in Viby J, DK
A unique asymmetrical lounge chair, designed by the highly acclaimed Danish architect, Hans Olsen in the 1950s. Fried egg is also available in an exclusive anniversary edition with s...
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21st Century and Contemporary Portuguese Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Foam

Kartell Madame Chair in New York Print by Philippe Starck in Rome Crystal
By Philippe Starck, Kartell
Located in New York, NY
Thanks to its neutral colour palette, this chair makes the ideal furniture piece for inserting in sophisticated residential interiors or the most refined contract projects.    
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric

Ghidini 1961 Katana Lounge Chair in Fabric and Satin Brass by Paolo Rizzatto
By Paolo Rizzatto, Ghidini 1961
Located in Villa Carcina, IT
In the Katana sofa, Paolo Rizzatto, being the refined and expert designer he is, puts great care in the proportions of the structural elements of the product. In the elliptical leg, ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Lounge Chairs

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Fabric

Velvet Upholstered Steel SW Chair in Violet Sky by soft-geometry
Located in Brooklyn, NY
The sw chair in violet sky finds a delicate softness within its stark minimalism and pure geometric form. Dressed in crisp velvet upholstery on a simple arched steel frame, the chair...
Category

2010s North American Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Danese Milano Abchair Chair Violet with Red Seat by Paolo Rizzatto
By Paolo Rizzatto, Danese Milano
Located in Hicksville, NY
Abchair is a stackable seat made from a single sheet of anodized aluminium. The structure is made of two laser-cut parts that are that are shaped like teeth of a comb. These are then...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Aluminum

Kartell Calice Stool in Violet by Ettore Sottsass
By Kartell, Ettore Sottsass
Located in New York, NY
The Calice vase is included in the "Kartell goes Sottsass - A Tribute to Memphis" collection, launched in homage to the movement founded by design guru Ettore Sottsass. Dimensio...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Stools

Materials

Plastic

Finn Juhl Pelican Chair Purple Fabric Divina and Wood
By Finn Juhl
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Pelican chair designed by Finn Juhl in 1940. Manufactured by House of Finn Juhl in Denmark. Pelican chair was probably the one furthest ahead of its time. When it was presented a...
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2010s Danish Modern Armchairs

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Peacock Easy Armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue
By Kenneth Cobonpue
Located in Geneve, CH
Peacock Easy armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue. Materials: Rattan Also available in other colors. Dimensions: 68.5 cm x 90 cm x h 198 cm Peacock is a modern take on the traditional...
Category

2010s Philippine Modern Armchairs

Materials

Rattan

  • Peacock Easy Armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue
  • Peacock Easy Armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue
  • Peacock Easy Armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue
  • Peacock Easy Armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue
H 77.96 in. W 35.44 in. D 26.97 in.
CH24 Wishbone Chair in Color Finishes with Black Papercord Seat by Hans Wegner
By Hans J. Wegner, Carl Hansen & Søn
Located in New York, NY
With a form that is uniquely its own, the iconic CH24 Wishbone chair by Hans J. Wegner holds a special place in the world of modern design. When designing the CH24, Wegner chose to c...
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21st Century and Contemporary Danish Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Beech, Papercord

Lila Stool by Lilia Cruz Corona Garduño
Located in Geneve, CH
Lila stool by Lilia Cruz Corona Garduño Series: White Dimensions: H 11'' x W 15.7'' x D 12.6" Materials: Lost wax aluminium casting Platalea studio was born out of a passion fo...
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2010s Mexican Modern Chairs

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Aluminum

  • Lila Stool by Lilia Cruz Corona Garduño
  • Lila Stool by Lilia Cruz Corona Garduño
  • Lila Stool by Lilia Cruz Corona Garduño
  • Lila Stool by Lilia Cruz Corona Garduño
H 11 in. W 15.7 in. D 12.6 in.
Pontina Gold and Blue Chair by Sotow
By Sotow
Located in Milan, IT
Handmade and elegant, this chair is a stunning addition to a modern interior, thanks to its Minimalist design, the striking color combination, and the precious materials used. The ir...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Iron

  • Pontina Gold and Blue Chair by Sotow
  • Pontina Gold and Blue Chair by Sotow
  • Pontina Gold and Blue Chair by Sotow
  • Pontina Gold and Blue Chair by Sotow
H 32.68 in. W 19.69 in. D 18.12 in.
SW Velvet Chair by Soft-geometry
Located in Geneve, CH
SW velvet chair by Soft-geometry Materials: Velvet, Stainless steel Dimensions: 26 x 26 x 30” H Chair dressed in crisp velvet upholstery on a simple arched frame in stainless steel....
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2010s American Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

  • SW Velvet Chair by Soft-geometry
  • SW Velvet Chair by Soft-geometry
  • SW Velvet Chair by Soft-geometry
  • SW Velvet Chair by Soft-geometry
H 30 in. W 26 in. D 26 in.
Indigo Canvas and Antique Copper Chair
By Stephen Kenn
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sleek and refined, the Inheritance Chair is a great addition to nearly any space. Inspired by a worn-in pair of jeans and created alongside the team at Simon Miller, USA, our indig...
Category

2010s American Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

  • Indigo Canvas and Antique Copper Chair
  • Indigo Canvas and Antique Copper Chair
  • Indigo Canvas and Antique Copper Chair
  • Indigo Canvas and Antique Copper Chair
H 30 in. W 24 in. D 36 in.
Violet / Purple Rabbit Chair, Made in Italy
By Stefano Giovannoni
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Scroll down and click "view all from Seller" to see more than 500 other unique products. (2.2) The idea of the rabbit, a gentle, lovable and shy animal, comes from the association o...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Plastic

  • Violet / Purple Rabbit Chair, Made in Italy
  • Violet / Purple Rabbit Chair, Made in Italy
  • Violet / Purple Rabbit Chair, Made in Italy
  • Violet / Purple Rabbit Chair, Made in Italy
H 31.5 in. W 27.09 in. D 15.56 in.
Purple Velvet Baby Rabbit Chair, Designed by Stefano Giovannoni, Made in Italy
By Stefano Giovannoni
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Scroll down and click "view all from Seller" to see more than 500 other unique products. (2.2) The idea of the rabbit, a gentle, lovable and shy animal, comes from the association o...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Velvet

Mariolina Chair in Anthracite Metal Legs, Silk Gray Shell, by E-GGs
By Miniforms, E-GGS
Located in New York, NY
This Mariolina chair is offered with iron legs in anthracite, a shell in polypropylene silk grey and the option to select an upholstered cushion material for your chair. The iron leg...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

Mula Chair in Black Metal Leg Base with Upholstery Seat, by E-GGs
By Miniforms, E-GGS
Located in New York, NY
Mula chair is offered with iron rebar metal base, varnished in black. The seat and back are made with an injected flame-retardant polyurethane foam, upholstered in the listed fabrics...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

Leda Cushion Armchair in Black Metal Base, by Francesco Beghetto
By Miniforms, Francesco Beghetto
Located in New York, NY
This Leda chair with is shown with an upholstered cushion and armrests, as well as in the black Metal structure. The chair is available without arms as well, and in a white metal bas...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Armchairs

Materials

Metal

Tube Chair in Canaletto Walnut, Upholster Seat, by Giopato & Coombes
By Miniforms, Giopato & Coombes
Located in New York, NY
This tube chair is available with a Canaletto wood structure, and an upholstered seat in the listed fabrics. The tube chair is also available in beech and solid oak wood. Cristian...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Wood, Upholstery

Mula Chair in Stained Black Ash Base, Upholstery Seat, by E-GGs
By Miniforms, E-GGS
Located in New York, NY
Mula chair is offered with black stained wooden ash base with seat and back in injected flame-retardant polyurethane foam upholstered in the listed fabrics. The body is packed separa...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

Bondi Stackable Dining Chair in Ashwood
By Fräg Woodall, Please Wait to be Seated
Located in New York, NY
Please Wait to be Seated Bondi chair is inspired by designer Frag Woodall's earliest memories of watching artisans at work, fascinated by the way they joined and fitted timber. The s...
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21st Century and Contemporary Danish Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • Bondi Stackable Dining Chair in Ashwood
  • Bondi Stackable Dining Chair in Ashwood
  • Bondi Stackable Dining Chair in Ashwood
  • Bondi Stackable Dining Chair in Ashwood
Natural AshFig PurpleTurmeric YellowBlack + 2 more
H 30.32 in. W 15.75 in. D 18.9 in.
Indigo Canvas and Antique Brass Corner Chair
By Stephen Kenn
Located in Los Angeles, CA
The Inheritance Corner Chair can be used as a standalone piece, or as part of a modular sectional with other Inheritance pieces. Inspired by a worn-in pair of jeans and created alon...
Category

2010s American Modern Chairs

Materials

Steel

Chair Model Post Steltman by A. Guerriero for Alchimia Redesign Collection
By Alessandro Guerriero
Located in Milan, Italy
Chair re-designed by Alessandro Guerriero for the Alchimia Redesign Collection. The piece is a tribute to the famous Steltman chair designed by Gerrit Rietveld. The chair is made of ...
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2010s Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Plexiglass

Hand-Dyed Indigo Canvas and Antique Brass Chair - Extra Wide
By Stephen Kenn
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Sleek and refined, the Inheritance Chair is a great addition to nearly any space. This particular option features an extra wide seat of 36" for a roomy lounge option. Inspired by a...
Category

2010s American Modern Chairs

Materials

Brass

In Stock in Los Angeles, Violet / Purple Baby Rabbit Chair, Made in Italy
By Stefano Giovannoni
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Scroll down and click "view all from Seller" to see more than 400 other unique products. (2.2) In Stock in Los Angeles The idea of the rabbit, a gentle, lovable and shy animal, come...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Plastic

Marcello Cuneo, Pair of Luisa Chairs for Mobel Italia, 1970s
By Mobel Italia, Marcello Cuneo
Located in Uppsala, SE
Set of 2 Luisa chairs designed by Marcello Cuneo for Mobel Italia in the 1970s. The model is foldable so they works perfect as extra chairs. Mirror Finnish chrome-plated frame with n...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal, Chrome

Goldfinger Velvet and Brass Dining Chair
By Jonathan Adler
Located in New York, NY
Minimalist comfort. Pared down geometry in polished brass meets Rialto navy velvet in our Goldfinger collection. A little bit, 1970s, a lot today. Goldfinger is the winning ticket th...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Brass

  • Goldfinger Velvet and Brass Dining Chair
  • Goldfinger Velvet and Brass Dining Chair
  • Goldfinger Velvet and Brass Dining Chair
  • Goldfinger Velvet and Brass Dining Chair
H 36 in. W 19.25 in. D 27 in.
Pair of 1980s Spiral Chairs
By Louis Durot
Located in Pasadena, CA
Sculptural, sexy, pair of lounge chairs in the manner of Louis Durot. Recently re-upholstered in a fuchsia cotton velvet.
Category

Vintage 1980s American Modern Chairs

Materials

Fabric

  • Pair of 1980s Spiral Chairs
  • Pair of 1980s Spiral Chairs
  • Pair of 1980s Spiral Chairs
  • Pair of 1980s Spiral Chairs
H 31 in. W 32 in. D 29 in.
Modern Black Green Gray White Orange Pink Red Purple or Blue Rabbit Accent Chair
By Qeeboo, Stefano Giovannoni
Located in Origgio (VA), IT
Rabbit is a family of products with a strong media impact, one of Stefano Giovannoni's hat tricks, and immediately became a pop icon, a symbol of love and fertility, which brings goo...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Plastic

Large Pink Decorative Sculptural Modern Plastic Rabbit Chair
By Qeeboo, Stefano Giovannoni
Located in Origgio (VA), IT
Rabbit is a family of products with a strong media impact, one of Stefano Giovannoni's hat tricks, and immediately became a pop icon, a symbol of love and fertility, which brings goo...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Plastic

Pair Aubergine Scoop Swivel Lounge Chairs, Metal Base by Barbara Barry for HBF
By Barbara Barry, HBF
Located in Topeka, KS
Handsome pair of Scoop swivel lounge chairs with a metal base by Barbara Barry for HBF. This pair is in wonderful vintage condition as far as the base, frame and stability are concer...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Metal

De Sede ds 142 Designer Leder Sessel by Wilfried Totzek Blau Sessel
By De Sede
Located in Cologne, DE
We bring to you a De Sede ds 142 designer Leder Sessel by Wilfried Totzek Blau Sessel.   Product measurements in centimeters: Depth: 81 Width: 170 Height: 61 Seat-hei...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swiss Modern Chairs

Materials

Leather

Set of Four Dining Chairs by Roberto Foschia, 2007 Made in Italy
By Roberto Foschia
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Four "Slim.C" chairs in a blue tinted acrylic and polished metal frame, non-stackable, designed by Roberto Foschia for Softline Allkit, all in excellent condition.
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Early 2000s Italian Modern Chairs

'Ram' Chair by Nopicnic for Felice Rossi Elastic Fabric Metal Foam Leather
By Felicerossi
Located in Milano, IT
A 'Ram' chair by No Picnic for Felice Rossi, panel covered with elastic fabric, glazed tubular metal structure, foam padding, leather upholstery, 2000s.
Category

1990s Italian Modern Chairs

Materials

Metal

Pair of Knoll Sling Chairs, circa 1970s
By Bruce Hannah & Andrew Morrison
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
A pair of Knoll chairs designed by Hannah/Morrison. Original fabric and aluminum frames.
Category

Vintage 1970s American Modern Chairs

  • Pair of Knoll Sling Chairs, circa 1970s
  • Pair of Knoll Sling Chairs, circa 1970s
  • Pair of Knoll Sling Chairs, circa 1970s
  • Pair of Knoll Sling Chairs, circa 1970s
H 25 in. W 29 in. D 34 in.
Set of 2, 1 Blue Leather Chair and Desk, Made in Italy
By Gordon Guillaumier
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Scroll down and click "view all from Seller" to see more than 400 other unique products. (1.8) Set of 2, 1 Blue Leather Chair and Desk The twain desk has a lacquered brushed steel f...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Steel

Pair of Bernhardt Lounge Chairs by Fabien Baron in Holly Hunt Suede
By Bernhardt
Located in Dallas, TX
We have given these great quality chairs a new look with Holly Hunt Prussian blue suede. Chair frame is nickel. Straight clean lines, quality construction and beautiful suede make th...
Category

20th Century American Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Nickel

Waterfall Bench by Steve Chase
By Steve Chase
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A glamorous 1980s newly reupholstered waterfall bench by Steve Chase. The bench has been upholstered fushia and off-white striped soft velvet (see detail photos). If you wish to hav...
Category

Vintage 1980s American Modern Benches

Materials

Fabric

  • Waterfall Bench by Steve Chase
  • Waterfall Bench by Steve Chase
  • Waterfall Bench by Steve Chase
  • Waterfall Bench by Steve Chase
H 20 in. W 61 in. D 17 in.

Purple Modern Chairs For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of purple modern chairs is available at 1stDibs. The range of distinct purple modern chairs — often made from fabric, metal and wood — can elevate any home. There are 6 antique and vintage purple modern chairs for sale at 1stDibs, while we also have 40 modern editions to choose from as well. Purple modern chairs have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 20th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century. There have been many well-made purple modern chairs over the years, but those made by Miniforms, Stefano Giovannoni and Stephen Kenn are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are Purple Modern Chairs?

Prices for purple modern chairs start at $134 and top out at $10,511 with the average selling for $1,166.

A Close Look at Modern Furniture

The late 19th and early 20th centuries saw sweeping social change and major scientific advances — both of which contributed to a new aesthetic: modernism. Rejecting the rigidity of Victorian artistic conventions, modernists sought a new means of expression. References to the natural world and ornate classical embellishments gave way to the sleek simplicity of the Machine Age. Architect Philip Johnson characterized the hallmarks of modernism as “machine-like simplicity, smoothness or surface [and] avoidance of ornament.”

Early practitioners of modernist design include the De Stijl (“The Style”) group, founded in the Netherlands in 1917, and the Bauhaus School, founded two years later in Germany. Followers of both groups produced sleek, spare designs — many of which became icons of daily life in the 20th century. The modernists rejected both natural and historical references and relied primarily on industrial materials such as metal, glass, plywood, and, later, plastics. While Bauhaus principles Marcel Breuer and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe created furniture from mass-produced, chrome-plated steel, American visionaries like Charles and Ray Eames worked in materials as novel as molded plywood and fiberglass. Today, Breuer’s Wassily chair, Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona chaircrafted with his romantic partner, designer Lilly Reich — and the Eames lounge chair are emblems of progressive design and vintage originals are prized cornerstones of collections.

It’s difficult to overstate the influence that modernism continues to wield over designers and architects — and equally difficult to overstate how revolutionary it was when it first appeared a century ago. But because modernist furniture designs are so simple, they can blend in seamlessly with just about any type of décor. Don’t overlook them.

Finding the Right Chairs for You

Chairs are an indispensable component of your home and office. Can you imagine your life without the vintage, new or antique chairs you love?

With the exception of rocking chairs, the majority of the seating in our homes today — antique and vintage Windsor chairs, chaise longues, wingback chairs — originated in either England or France. Art Nouveau chairs, the style of which also originated in those regions, embraced the inherent magnificence of the natural world with decorative flourishes and refined designs that blended both curved and geometric contour lines. While craftsmanship and styles have evolved in the past century, chairs have had a singular significance in our lives, no matter what your favorite chair looks like.

“The chair is the piece of furniture that is closest to human beings,” said Hans Wegner. The revered Danish cabinetmaker and furniture designer was prolific, having designed nearly 500 chairs over the course of his lifetime. His beloved designs include the Wishbone chair, the wingback Papa Bear chair and many more.

Other designers of Scandinavian modernist chairs introduced new dynamics to this staple with sculptural flowing lines, curvaceous shapes and efficient functionality. The Paimio armchair, Swan chair and Panton chair are vintage works of Finnish and Danish seating that left an indelible mark on the history of good furniture design.

“What works good is better than what looks good, because what works good lasts,” said Ray Eames. 

Visionary polymaths Ray and Charles Eames experimented with bent plywood and fiberglass with the goal of producing affordable furniture for a mass market. Like other celebrated mid-century modern furniture designers of elegant low-profile furnishings — among them Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Finn Juhl — the Eameses considered ergonomic support, durability and cost, all of which should be top of mind when shopping for the perfect chair. The Eameses introduced numerous icons for manufacturer Herman Miller, such as the Eames lounge chair and ottoman, molded plywood dining chairs the DCM and DCW (which can be artfully mismatched around your dining table) and a wealth of other treasured pieces for the home and office.

A good chair anchors us to a place and can become an object of timeless appeal. Take a seat and browse the rich variety of vintage, new and antique chairs on 1stDibs today.