Rare Pair Fiberglass/Burlap Shell Arm Chairs Cole Steel Eames Era
Offered is a Mid Century pair of fiberglass/burlap shell arm chairs. Manufactured by Cole Steel ca. 50's makers mark (photo #3). The design has been attributed to Luther Conover. He was part of a group of designers (Pacifica Group) which included designers Muriel Coleman and Peter Rooke-Ley... Important figures in early California Modernism. The shells have a magnificent curvaceous form presenting an exquisite profile... The special textured finish is exceptional... A process where burlap cloth was molded into layers of fiberglass. The color is a soft rich golden brown and is poised against dramatic enameled black legs... Capped with the original plastic feet yeah!! The metal H- base design sits on thick rubber shock mounts which have a male/female design for attachment. Dimensions: 32 1/4" tall x 23 3/8" wide x 24 deep In amazing vintage condition.... One of the arm points under side... Never seen in normal viewing. A few places of rouge fiberglass in white... A most rare offering of museum quality early fiberglass shell chairs! The item "Rare Pair Fiberglass/Burlap Shell Arm Chairs Cole Steel Eames Era" is in sale since Thursday, June 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Mid-Century Modernism". The seller is "modaddiction" and is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This item can be shipped to United States.