The Paulistano Armchair
H 82 x W 70 x D 70 cm
The Paulistano Armchair is a piece that holds its own with the iconic chairs from Alvar Aalto, Eames, Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier and other European classics.
Designed by the 2006 Pritzker Prize winner Paulo Mendes da Rocha, it shows that the purity and the elegance of its lines are timeless: a masterpiece.
Designed in 1957 by the Brazilian modernist architect, the Paulistano armchair was part, for many years, of the lounge of the Athletic Club of São Paulo.
The constructivist concept of the structure, made up from a single bended steel bar, dressed with this incredible mesh cover, procure to this armchair an esthetical lightness and an incomparable comfort. The Paulistano armchair is part of the famous permanent
collection of the Museum of Modern Art of New York (MoMA).
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