A Sculpture Or A Chair?
Dec 4, 2009 12:46:11 PM
Modern classic furniture combines classic designs and contemporary style in order to create works of art that give definition to any room. Nowhere is this more evident than in the work of Harry Bertoia, the famous Italian sculptor, university lecturer and furniture designer. Bertoia was, first and foremost, a sculptor and this served as the launching pad to many of his furniture designs. One of his most famous and era-defining works is the Diamond Chair. Created in 1952, the Diamond Chair is an intricate work of art that was included in a series of furniture that utilized bent metal rods to make practical and comfortable seating options. Bertoia’s vision was one of great genius; he successfully took a material that had not been used in furniture design (industrial metal rods) and converted it into a practical and functional seating option. The Diamond Chair has undoubtedly become one of the most replicated designs in modern classic furniture; it is one of the defining pieces of art of the 1950s and continues to be popular to this day. Thinking as a true sculptor, Bertoia said of the Diamond Chair, “If you look at these chairs, they are mainly made of air, like sculpture. Space passes through them.”
Ezmod Furniture offers a high-quality reproduction of Bertoia’s classic Diamond Chair at a price that is below the list price. Our version of Bertoia’s Diamond Chair features a sturdy chrome base and frame as well as a leatherette cushion that is padded with foam for added comfort. Our Bertoia Style Diamond Chair follows the same design principles as the original and features a shape that contours to all kinds of body types. Our chair is highly stylized and blends in well with any modern classic furniture that you already have. Our Bertoia Style Diamond Chair can be placed in any room; it can be used as seating around a dining room table, in the living room, and in any office setting. The versatility of the Bertoia Style Diamond Chair makes it one of our more attractive options available. Our chair also comes complete with rubber stoppers at the bottom to protect your floor and to keep the chair firmly in place.
We offer high-quality reproductions of many of the most important furniture designs of the twentieth century. These modern classic furniture designs have the longevity that makes them relevant to any living area or office today, they complement any modern setting. Our prices are below that of our competitors and list price so that you can enjoy these pieces of art at an affordable price. And right now, just in time for the holidays, Ezmod Furniture is offering an additional 10% off of any item in our store. Simply enter code HOL09 when checking out at our site to take advantage of this great offer and be sure to visit our site at www.ezmodfurniture.com to browse through our wide selection of modern classic furniture.
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