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Pair of Bibendum Armchair in Orange

$3,000.00


SKU: 5593-011. Categories: , , .
Description

Pair of Bibendum Orange Contemporary Tub Armchair on Chrome Base

  • Designed By Eileen Gray (French Designer)
  • Designed in 1926
  • Purchased from Living Space
  • Manufactured by Alivar / Mvsevm

Armchair in solid wood covered with polyurethane foam. Chrome-plated tubular steel base.

HISTORY
This armchair appears in the Living Room of the apartment of Madame Mathieu Lévy on rue de Lota, Paris (see model 423). Eileen Gray jokingly called this chair the “Bibendum” after the famous  Michelin tire publicity figure.

Height: 75 cm (29,5″)
Seat height: 41 cm (16,1″)
Width: 100 cm (39,4″)
Depth: 81 cm (31,9″)