Le Corbusier LC1 Basculant Cow Hide Chairs
Le Corbusier LC1 Basculant Chairs By Charlotte Perriand and Pierre Jeanneret
Fauteuil à dossier basculant pair of original LC1 Basculant armchairs by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, & Charlotte Perriand , finished in cow or pony hide on chrome frames.
Sling chair with polished trivalent chrome plated with cowskin upholstery (black leather arms);
This lightweight and compact chair is a counterpoint to the Fauteuil grand confort, more massive, and it is in perfect balance with the table in steel tube and the chaiselongue.
There are three versions of this chair which were all designed for diff erent uses: the model that was shown at the Salon d’Automne in 1929, the version created for Villa Church in 1928, and another version created for the 1930 exhibition the Union des Artistes Modernes.
Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, known as Le Corbusier, was born at La Chaux-de-Fonds, in Switzerland, in 1887; he died in France, in 1965. The multi-talented Le Corbusier was at the same time a painter, architect, designer and writer, he is now recognised as one of the most influential architects of 20th century design.
Condition: The chairs are offered in excellent condition with no damages to the seats or frames, no pitting to the chrome, no smells or odours
Width: 23.6 inch / 60cm
Depth: 25.2 inch / 64cm
Height: 26.8 inch / 68cm
Seat Height: 16.1 inch / 40cm
Delivery: Free delivery to England & Wales