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Set of 6 Tulip chairs - Eero Saarinen (1910-1961) & Knoll International
Tulip chair was designed by Eero Saarinen in 1955 and 1956 for the Knoll company of New York City.
It was designed primarily as a chair to match the complementary dining table. The chair has the smooth lines of modernism and was experimental with materials for its time. The chair is considered a classic of industrial design.
The chair is often considered "space age" for its futuristic use of curves and artificial materialsSaarinen had hoped to produce the chair as a one piece unit made entirely of fiberglass, but this material was not able to support the base, and prototypes were prone to breakage. As a [...]