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Stunning Set 8 Modernist Dining Chairs, by Arata Isozaki, Tendo Mekko Co. Ltd

$2,200per item


Stunning set 8 modernist black lacquer and leather dining chairs, by Arata Isozaki, Tendo Mekko co. Ltd, contemporary modern, purchased in the early 1980s, all chairs retain original label as well as brass plaque with series number, Very early. Low production, stylish and extremely comfortable, superior quality. Truly functional sculpture, seats taper back to 10.5" wide. Excellent original condition, minor blemishes. By Arata Isozaki, world famous architect who drove post modernism. The striking curve that appears from the side is made with reference to the body of Marilyn Monroe and is the origin of its name. It was realized by the advanced molding technology "unequal thickness molding" that changes the thickness depending on the part. In addition, the straight line seen from the front is a collage of chairs by 19th century architect CR Macintosh. it's a chair with a single presence that makes you feel playful even in it's elegant design.


  • Creator
    Tendo Mokko (Cabinetmaker),Arata Isozaki (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 55 in. (139.7 cm)Width: 21 in. (53.34 cm)Depth: 24 in. (60.96 cm)Seat Height: 17 in. (43.18 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Buffalo, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1062418784422

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    Ships From: Buffalo, NY
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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