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Bertoia Side Chair, Fully Upholstered

Price: $1,026.00

Design by Harry Bertoia, 1952. By Knoll.  This 1952 masterpiece earned Harry Bertoia a Designer of the Year award in 1955 as well as a Certificate of Merit from the American Institute of Architects. Innovative, comfortable and... Read More
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Bertoia Side Chair, Fully Upholstered
Price: $1,026.00
Bertoia Side Chair, Fully Upholstered

Item #: KNL-420C-XX-U

Availability: Made to order; Ships within 5-12 weeks.


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Design by Harry Bertoia, 1952.
By Knoll.

This 1952 masterpiece earned Harry Bertoia a Designer of the Year award in 1955 as well as a Certificate of Merit from the American Institute of Architects. Innovative, comfortable and strikingly handsome, the Bertoia Side Chair's delicate filigree appearance belies its strength and durability. The Fully Upholstered Chair features a removable one-piece cover, offered in a variety of KnollTextiles and a base and basket of welded steel with rods in Polished or Satin Chrome, or highly durable outdoor powder coat. Includes stainless steel connections and plastic glides. The full cover option features your choice of fabric stretched over the wire seat basket and attached with hooks.

The Bertoia Side Chair is offered in eight finishes and a range of upholstery textiles and colors. Select a frame finish, then select full cover upholstery textile and color. The Collection is also offered Unupholstered or with a Seat Cushion upholstery option.

Notes:

The Bertoia Side Chair is Greenguard certified. The Knoll logo is stamped into the base of the chair.

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Specifications

Material(s): Welded steel and fabric (content dependent on textile/leather selection)

Dimensions:

  • 21.75"W X 19.75"D X 28.75"H
  • Seat Height: 17.75"H

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Models

420C-BL-U 420C-W-U 420C-RD-U 420C-YL-U 420C-GE-U 420C-BU-U 420C-C-U 420C-CO-U

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Mid Century Chair with a Flair I love my Bertoia chairs so much that I turned around and bought two more. Shopping YLiving is so easy. I wasn't sure which fabric I wanted and requested several swatches. The swatches arrived quickly and they were big! I loved that they gave you enough fabric so you could visualize what the fabric would look like. The chairs arrived when promised and the delivery team was very professional. High quality, high service, and high fashion what more could you want from a furniture company. I am hooked!
Date published: 2013-06-06
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Bertoia Side Chair, Fully Upholstered is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
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Bertoia Side Chair, Fully Upholstered is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Mid Century Chair with a Flair I love my Bertoia chairs so much that I turned around and bought two more. Shopping YLiving is so easy. I wasn't sure which fabric I wanted and requested several swatches. The swatches arrived quickly and they were big! I loved that they gave you enough fabric so you could visualize what the fabric would look like. The chairs arrived when promised and the delivery team was very professional. High quality, high service, and high fashion what more could you want from a furniture company. I am hooked!
Date published: 2013-06-06
Harry Bertoia

Designer: Harry Bertoia

Italian sculptor, university lecturer and furniture designer Harry Bertoia displayed a unique stroke of genius with his patented Diamond Chair for Knoll International in 1952. Bertoia was an inventor of form and an enricher of furniture design with his introduction of a new material: he turned industrial wire rods into a design icon. Educated at Detroit Technical High School, the Detroit School of Arts and Crafts and Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Bertoia taught metal crafts at Cranbrook. He worked with Charles Eames to develop his signature molded plywood chairs. Eero Saarinen commissioned him to design a metal sculptured screen for the General Motors Technical Center in Detroit. His awards include the craftsmanship medal from the American Institute of Architects, as well as AIA’s Gold Medal.

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Manufacturer: Knoll

Brand Beginnings Knoll was founded in 1938 by Hans and Florence Knoll who sought to create new types of furniture and environments for the home and workplace. Their approach was to join craftsmanship with technology through the use of design and to create beautiful home furnishings that stood the test of time visually, functionally and practically. The pair sought out designers willing to change the landscape of modern design, daring to ask how furniture could work better. These landmark collaborations, with pioneering modernists like Eero Saarinen, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Harry Bertoia and Richard Schultz built a brand that today contains many of the hallmarks of modern design.

Knoll Today Knoll enjoys brand recognition throughout the world for its modern classics as well as groundbreaking new products formulated under new deigner partnerships. Few companies can match the array of Knoll products, which combine a modernist aesthetic with residential appeal. This point of view nurtured by Florence Knoll, has become the trademark of Knoll design. Today, it connects to a new generation seeking workplaces and homes that are comfortable for and beautiful for everyday living.

A Signature Piece The highly coveted Barcelona® Chair is, with little doubt, the signature Knoll piece. Designed in 1929 by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, it is one of the most recognized objects of the last century, and an icon of the modern movement. Skilled craftsman construct this exquisite chair by hand every day. From leather produced from a single cowhide, 40 individual leather panels are cut, hand-welted, and hand-tufted with leather buttons to upholster the chair. Premium cushions are highly resilient with a down-like softness that surrounds the sitter in luxurious comfort. Cushions are suspended by upholstery straps in cowhide belting leather over a metal frame that is hand-ground and hand-buffed to a mirror finish. Meticulously detailed, Barcelona continues to appeal to customers worldwide some 85 years after its introduction.

Why Knoll? The Knoll names offers a rich design history – a legacy of iconic designers and inventive new collaborations. Their focus on quality and responsible manufacturing means that each piece transcends multiple generations in both use and appeal. Knoll offers furniture, accessories, textiles, felts and leathers that stimulate the senses and allow you to express who you are and what you value. They take great pride in creating the best possible product and the happiest possible customer.

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