New Platner OttomanPrice: $2,208.00
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Warren Platner design, 1966. Reissued in 2014.
Produced between 1966 and 1988, the Platner Ottoman and its partner Easy Chair reinvigorate Platner's iconic furniture collection. Since its introduction, Warren Platner's bent wire furniture has remained a popular furniture series with timeless mid century appeal. The hand crafted Platner Ottoman features densely cushioned seating over a cylindrical mesh steel base of hand welded nickel-plated steel rods. The cushioned ottoman can be upholstered in a wide range of KnollTextiles and can be paired with its coordinating Platner Easy Chair (sold separately).
- Available upholstered in a wide range of KnollTextiles
- Molded fiberglass shell features molded latex foam cushion
- Ottoman base constructed of nickel-plated vertical steel rods welded to circular horizontal and edge-framing rods
- Includes clear plastic extrusion ring on bottom of the base for a smooth bottom surface
- GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified®
Designer: Warren Platner
Warren Platner studied architecture at Cornell University and, following his work with legendary designers Raymond Loewy, Eero Saarinen and I.M. Pei, he immersed himself in the creation of steel wire furniture, devising the method and tooling to produce the lounge chair in the line as well. Notable among his residential and commercial projects are the Georg Jensen Design Center and the Windows on the World restaurant in the World Trade Center, both in New York City.View other products by Warren Platner
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Knoll believes good design is good business. A commitment to modern design has yielded a comprehensive portfolio of furniture products and textiles designed to provide enduring value and help clients shape their workspaces with imagination and vision. Recognized as a design leader worldwide, Knoll products are exhibited in major art museums, with more than 40 pieces in the permanent collection of The Museum of Modern Art in New York.
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