Ilmari Tapiovaara Dining Chairs, Set of 10

Orange Furniture Los Angeles


Incredible rare set of 10 leather Italian dining chairs by Ilmari Tapiovaara for La Permanente Mobili Cantù, circa 1950s. Wonderful thick saddle leather with great patina'd leather on solid beech wood frames with cylinder shape. Cognac leather has geometric half moon cut openings that attach the backrest to the seat. Visible joinery and incredible craftsmanship throughout - These chairs don't have a bad angle!


  • Creator: Ilmari Tapiovaara (Designer)
  • Dimensions: Height: 36 in (91.44 cm)Width: 19.25 in (48.9 cm)Depth: 23 in (58.42 cm)Seat Height: 18 in (45.72 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques: Leather
  • Place of Origin: Finland
  • Period: 1950-1959
  • Date of Manufacture: 1950s
  • Condition: Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Seller Location: Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number: LU808036201032


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