The Ball Chair, Pair

The Ball Chair, Pair

$15,800

Description

We love balls! Mid-century masterpieces. From Aarnio Originals website: The Ball Chair was designed in 1963 and debuted at the Cologne Furniture Fair in 1966. The chair is one of the most famous and beloved classics of Finnish design and it was the international breakthrough of Eero Aarnio. The Ball Chair can be found in the collections of design museums around the world and it has starred in several movies, music videos, and magazine covers.

Each chair has a manufacturer's molded signature:  ASKO/finnternational/DESIGN/EERO AARNIO

Details

Manufacturer

Asko International, Finland

Date

Designed in 1939

Dimensions

40.5 inches diameter, 49 inches high

Material

Fiberglass, Lacquered aluminum, Fabric upholstery

Condition

Overall in very good condition. The fiberglass surface is in age-appropriate condition, presenting with light scratches, indentations and very minor black paint marks consistent with gentle use. There is an area under one seat where the fiberglass has concentrated losses and abrasions, covering an area measuring approximately 4.5 inches. The base of each chair has areas of discoloration, not visually distracting. The fabric upholstery appears to have been sensitively replaced at some point in the history of the chairs and is in excellent condition. Please note that only one of the two chairs swivels.

Shipping & Delivery

$850 in the U.S. 

This cost is for white glove shipping in the United States. Arrives in 3 to 6 weeks. Cost includes full insurance, item collection and packaging, shipping and handling, and delivery by appointment. You don’t need to lift a finger. Just point to the spot in your home where this beauty will live and our trusted white glove partners will do the heavy lifting.

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Worldwide shipping available. Inquire here.

 

$15,800

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The Ball Chair, Pair
The Ball Chair, Pair
The Ball Chair, Pair
The Ball Chair, Pair
The Ball Chair, Pair
The Ball Chair, Pair
The Ball Chair, Pair