Mid Century Modern Egg Chairs available in Toronto

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Mid Century Modern Egg Chairs available in Toronto

Postby carmenjames » Wed Jul 29, 2015 1:43 pm

The Leather Egg Chair and Ottoman features sumptuous Italian leather on all surfaces. The furniture is customisable as it is available in a variety of colors. The soft, laser-cut foam padding and large backrest will get you to sit back and relax. The popularity of the “egg-chair” grew in the 70s when Lee West designed the Alpha Chamber . It was featured in Sleepless in Seattle. The “leather egg-chair” into the pod chairs of today that are featured on the scenes of Men in Black and Dazed and Confused.

The Leather Egg Chair and Ottoman, designed by Arne Jacobson, remains a popular choice of furniture because of its use in film and its chic style. Jacobsen was known for using modern material that was unconventional at the time. Arne Jacbson’s Egg Chair design is thought to have been inspired by Eero Saarinen’s Womb Chair. Arne Jacbson found success in furniture design by collaborating with Louis Poulsen. He found inspiration from designers like Charles and Ray Eames and Italian designer and Historian Ernesto Rogers.

Jacbson is well known for his works like the Seven Series and the Ant Chair. The Leather Egg Chair and Ottomon is an iconic piece of furniture given its contemporary design and Jacbon’s design reputation. According to R.Craig Miller, author of “Design 1935-1989”, Jacobson’s work “[was] an important and original contribution both to modernism and to the specific place Denmark and the Scandinavian countries have in the modern movement”.

The leather egg chair has a durable yet soft feel. The rocking feature on this chair makes it extremely comfortable for reading , watching television or just relaxing . The Leather egg chair is more preferred then other materials because of its durability and long lasting material. Easy to clean and maintain.

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