Early NZ Rocket Style Armchair

This 1950s chair is a standout example of mid-century New Zealand design.

Maker
Unknown | New Zealand
Designer
Unknown | New Zealand
Date
1950s
Size
W 63cm, D 90cm, H 74cm | Seat H 38cm


$1950 NZD

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Description

This rare early mid-century modern armchairs are full of energy and post war optimism. Clean lines and vibrant oak combine to form a design will stand out in any contemporary interior.

Hyper extended hind legs create a dynamic arch and vibrant rocket like form. Crisp linear detailing and upholstered armrests complete a chair which is poised for ultimate contemporary comfort and style.

NOTE:
/ New Zealand Modern Collection pieces will be on display at the gallery until Saturday 26 October
/ We are constantly rotating our stock and not all items are on display at once. Please email us if there is a specific piece you would like to view and we’ll make sure it’s in the gallery

Condition

Materials: Beautifully crafted from solid oak

Restoration: Professional restoration to the frame retaining some patina

Fabric Type: Reupholstered with Bolshoi 'Night' designer fabric by James Dunlop. Composition: 53% PC, 42% PL, 5% VI. Care: Do not bleach / Do not tumble dry / Drip dry in shade / Drycleaning Gentle cycle / Low iron max 110C / Machine wash cool gentle cycle

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