Vintage Arne Norell "Ari" Lounge Chair in Steel & Leather-Sweden, 1966
Vintage Arne Norell "Ari" lounge chair in chromium-plated steel and channel-tufted patinated cognac leather with adjustable neck bolster-Sweden, 1966; manufactured by Norell Möbel AB. This piece is a very well conceived and well executed chair and this example remains in good original condition; the steel frame retains an excellent original finish and the leather upholstery is soft and supple to the touch with a deep, even patina throughout. All buttons, straps, and buckles are in good working condition and the stitching and stuffing are also entirely sound.
Signed with decal manufacturer's label to underside (Norell Made in Sweden).
- Norell Möbel AB(Manufacturer),
- Arne Norell (Designer)
- Height: 29.75 in. (75.57 cm)
- Width: 25.5 in. (64.77 cm)
- Depth: 38 in. (96.52 cm)
- Seat Height: 14 in. (35.56 cm)
- Scandinavian Modern (Of the Period)
- Materials and Techniques
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacture
- Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.