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Set of Four Super Kilta Chairs by Olli Mannermaa for Finnart Ab

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Item Description

Early examples of this Finnish classic. Executive chairs with height adjustment from 43 to 56 cm and tilt mechanism. The Kilta chair has been included in the collection of MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Marked with label.
About Olli Mannermaa; Interior architect, SIO / Institute for Applied Arts (now University of Art and Design Helsinki), Helsinki, Finland 1949 Exhibitions
1978 “Muoto-Form” exhibition, Kunsthalle Helsinki Entered designs at three Milan Triennales Kilta chair (Martela), MoMa, New York, USA (the Kilta chair has also been included in numerous exhibitions around the world) Acknowledgments and awards
1989 Finnish Association of Interior Architects SIO honorary member 1985 Central Chamber Of Commerce gold medal 1979 Knight of the Order of the White Rose 1977 State Applied Arts Commission’s award 1955 Gold medal at the Finnish general fair for the Kilta chair 1960-1971 Teacher of construction drawing at the Institute for Applied Arts (now University Of Art And Design Helsinki).  

Additional Information

Materials

Aluminum, Fabric, Naugahyde

Condition

Good

Measurements

H 34.26 in. x W 25.2 in. x D 24.81 in. H 87 cm x W 64 cm x D 63 cm

Creation Date

1959