The Bertoia side chair has a seat and base of welded steel with rods available in polished chrome, satin chrome, black or white Rilsan polyester coating or a highly durable outdoor powdercoat (red, yellow, green, blue, white, brown and black). Supplied with plastic glides for hard surfaces.
Available with a seat-pad upholstered in fabric, leather or vinyl or fully upholstered in fabric only.
Both the seat-pad and the full cover are removable.
Cowhide Cover and Bronze Finish
Knoll celebrated the Centennial of Harry Bertoia's birth in 2015, opening a year of memorial events at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2015 that year. The Bertoia Collection options now include a new bronze finish and a refined cowhide cover in natural, black and dark brown. sh and a refined cowhide cover in natural, black and dark brown.
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