Barcelona chair and stool with frame in single piece premium grade stainless steel, hand ground and buffed to mirror finish. Cowhide upholstery straps attached to frame with solid stainless steel screws. 120 individual panels are hand-sewn from a single cowhide. Cushions are high resilience polyurethane foam with dacron fibrefill. Available in approximately 300 leather colours.
Born in Germany and trained in the family stonemason business, the architecture and design of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969) became iconic of the cool, minimalist International Style from the first half of the century. Mies went to Berlin to study architecture at the Vocational Arts College, and started working in the offices of Bruno Paul in 1905. In 1908 he began working Peter Behrens' off... More