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Meso Armchair - CH9105

Inspired by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, "MR50, Brno Chair" 

Interesting Facts:

  • A modernist cantilever chair
  • Designed in 1929-1930 by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe for the bedroom of the Tugendhat House in Brno, Czech Republic.
  • The design was based on similar chairs created by Mies van der Rohe working with Lily Reich, such as the MR20 chair with wicker seat from 1927; all building on earlier designs of Mart Stam.
  • Was selected by Dan Cruickshank as one of his 80 man-made "treasures" in the 2005 BBC series,Around the World in 80 Treasures.
  • This chair is a slight deviation from the Brno chair with the more angled arms.
Dimensions55.5w x 66d x 84h cm

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