Day Bed
Day-bed Chaise Longue

Day Bed chaise longue designed by Mies Van Der Rohe with leather cover.

€2,476.00

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Description

Day Bed chaise longue, designed by Mies Van Der Rohe for the new yorker architect Philip Johnson in 1930, was defined "part of the furniture for a "bachelor's apartment". The frame is in lacquered solid wood (black or coffee) while the legs are made of tubular chromed steel. The mattress and the backrest are in expanded polyurethane and synthetic fibers, with a leather cover.
Day Bed is a design "made in Italy" product, realized by an hand-crafted workshop, specialized in leather and metalwork.

Measurements
- cm 195,5 x d.97 x h.42 - 62

Leather Type
- calf leather
- full grain leather
- aniline leather

Structure Material
- tubular chromed steel

Frame Colour
- lacquered solid wood: black, coffee

Cover Features

Calf LeatherCalf Leather: bovine leather coming from European and extra European slaughters, chrome tan, dyeing according to EEC rules, average measure m² 4/5 and thickness 0,9/1 mm. Calf leather or contract leather is a corrected grain leather. It has a very competitive price, it's fairly soft to the touch and long lasting. Calf leather is a material with an excellent value for money.

 

Full Grain LeatherFull Grain Leather: bovine leather coming from European and extra European slaughters, chrome tan, dyeing according to EEC rules, average measures m² 4/5 and thickness 1,4/1,6 mm. Grain leather is still corrected grain but with a higher thickness than calf leather. This guarantees a longer duration and resistance. This leather surface is generally a little bit coarser to the touch compared to other kind of leathers

 

Aniline LeatherAniline Leather: bovine leather coming from European and extra European slaughters, chrome tan, dyeing according to EEC rules, average measure m² 4/5 and thickness 1,1/1,2 mm. Aniline leather is the most valuable leather used in the furniture sector. The superficial grain is natural and without corrections, it's also possible to catch a glimpse of the leather pores, veins and lines; infact the surface is not always homogeneous as in full grain or calf leathers. Aniline Leather also results very soft to the touch

 

Ludwig Mies Van Der RoheLudwig Mies Van Der Rohe was born in Aachen, Germany, on the 27th March 1886. In 1905, after his studies he moved to Berlin, where he worked in the office of the interior designer Bruno Paul and from 1905 to 1911 as an apprentice at the studio of Peter Beherens. Inspired by the classicism principles of Schinkel, after the First World War (1914-1918) he developed his own concept of art in the long-running search for an industrial style. His most daring glass and steel building projects weren't realized, because of the criticism of many designers and thinkers. In 1929 he designed the German Pavilion at the international exposition in Barcelona: the pavilion’s internal walls, made of glass and marble, could be moved around as they did not support the structure. The concept of fluid space with a seamless flow between indoors and outdoors was further explored in other projects. To the Bauhaus period belong also the elegant Villa Tugendhat in Brno and the rooms, realized for the exposition in Berlin. He also received a lot of rewards, as a prove of his great skills. He moved to America in 1938 and then settled in Chicago. He died in Chicago, at the age of 83.

Additional Information

Design
L. M. Van Der Rohe
Area of Production
Italy
Warnings
Exportable to the United Kingdom or Ireland with restrictions
Weight
35 Kg
Cubic Metres
0,92 m³
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Manufacturer

This article is the result of the creativity and craftsmanship of a Tuscany-based company, which was born as a proper workshop, specialised in the tubular steel structures of furniture items. The company has combined its excellent skills in handmade manufacturing, which has always been a main characteristic of the furniture business in Italy, with innovative technologies and it has distinguished itself on the market, thanks to a style and an unmistakable offer. The research on materials and innovative mechanical devices, plus the cultural heritage; which only a company, born from a workshop can have; are the defining ingredients of a leading brand in the manufacturing of design furniture inspired by the classic Bauhaus and vintage. The collection includes tables, coffee tables, tub chairs and chairs made starting from the original design by Eames, Van Der Rohe, Eileen Gray, mart Stam, Aarnio, Breuer, Jacobsen, Nelson.

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