Florence Knoll Relaxed Bench 3 Seats Aniline Dark Brown

DescriptionDesignerDesigned in 1954 as what Florence Knoll modestly referred to as one of the fill in pieces that no one else wants to do, the Florence Knoll Bench now stands as a defining example of modern design. Consistent with all of her designs, the bench has a spare, geometric profile that reflects the objective perfectionism and rational design approach Florence Knoll learned from her mentor, Mies van der Rohe.Material FeatureHigh elasticity dacron wrapped foam with genuine down feather layerPolished 304 grade stainless steel legs frame with chrome finishMedium firm cushion seat feel cushion softness customizableFabric, Top GrainAniline Leather upholstery C.O.M availableAll materials are fire retardant non toxic Baby friendlyDimensionsWidth 57 x Depth 19 x Height 16.5 All measurements are approximations.Born to a baker, and orphaned at age twelve, Florence Schust grew up Saginaw, Michigan. Schust demonstrated an early interest in architecture and was enrolled at the Kingswood School for Girls, adjacent to the Cranbrook Academy of Art.While at Kingswood, Florence befriended Eilel Saarinen, whom she would later study under at Cranbrook. Warmly embraced by the Saarinen family, Florence seeded in Michigan the foundations of her incredible design education and pioneering career. Florence went on to study under some of the greatest 20th century architects, including Gropius, Breuer, and Mies. In 1941 Florence moved to New York where she met Hans Knoll who was establishing his furniture company. With Florence's design skills and Han' business acumen and salesmanship, the pair, who married in 1946, grew the nascent company into an international arbiter of style and design. In creating the revolutionary Knoll Planning Unit, Florence Knoll defined the standard for the modern corporate interiors of post war America.After the tragic death of Hans Knoll in 1955, Florence Knoll led the company as president through uncertain times. In 1960 she resigned the presidency to focus on directing design and development and, in 1965 after pioneering an industry and defining the landscape and aesthetic of the corporate office, Florence Knoll Bassett she remarried in 1957 retired from the company. Her contributions to Knoll, and to the rise of modernism in America, are immeasurable.

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Used as a bench ottoman or coffee table new Relaxed Benches bring a softer sit and new size in the Knoll Lounge Collection. Designed in 1 as what Knoll modestly referred to as one of the fill in pieces that no one wants to do the Knoll Bench now. 0Y C Three Seater Bench 0 Stay Bench Velvet Graphite Grey.

Despite being what Knoll referred to as one of the fill in pieces that no one wants to do the Knoll Bench now.

0YRC Small Square.

Exposed metal frame and legs in heavy gauge steel and inner frame of solid wood Seat cushion tufted and covered with polyester fiberfill to enhance comfort No. Designed in 1 as what Knoll modestly referred to as a fill in piece her Florence Knoll Relaxed Bench 3 Seats bench now stands as a defining example of modern design. Dimensions 0YRC Three Seat. Product description. Used as a bench ottoman or coffee table new Relaxed Benches bring a softer sit and new sizes to the Knoll Collection. 0Y C Two Seater Bench.

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Description. Consistent with all of her designs this three seat bench has a spare.

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