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Monday, August 02, 2010

Three Famous Modern Chair Designs

The German-born American architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe once said of chair design, “A chair is a very difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier. That is why Chippendale is famous.” In tribute to the modernist chair designers who created some of the most famous designer chairs in the world, we've given them a place on our list and given you access to the alternative designer styles on StylePath, so you can easily choose your favorite!

Bibendum Chair by Eileen Gray

Egg Chair by Arne Jacobsen

Tulip Chair by Eero Saarinen

 

 

 

Barcelona Chair by Mies van der Rohe

 

Barcelona Chair by Mies van der Rohe

 

Barcelona Chair by Mies van der Rohe

Tulip Chair by Eero Saarinen
Tulip Chair by Eero Saarinen

 

Tulip Chair by Eero Saarinen

 

Tulip Chair by Eero Saarinen

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