The Bertoia High Back or Bird Chair and Ottoman has a welded steel rod frame and base available in either polished chrome or Black or White Rilsan plastic coating. Upholstered in various fabrics from the collection.
Harry Bertoia (1915-1978) made a foray into furniture design in the 1950s with Knoll Associates that was brief, but so powerful and enduring that the royalties alone from his series allowed him to turn his attention to sculpture for the rest of his life. Born in Italy, Bertoia moved with his parents to America in 1930 and he attended Cass Technical High School in Detroit. On a scholarship, he we... More