Occasional Stool Michael Thonet 1910
Thonet no 1!
Have to feature the Thonet no 1
Sometimes I really have to get a dose of Thonet for my Thonet addiction. Today a settee for sale in Dallas, Texas via 1stdibs for $ 3,800.- …
Via JeanSnow.net I remembered I had not mentioned here before that Muji had teamed up with the German Thonet factory to produce a Muji interpretation of the no. 14 already in 2008.
The English designer James Irvine, now domiciled in Milan, and also creative director at Thonet, is responsible for the reinterpretation of the bentwood furniture.
Designer: Michael Thonet
Description: Rocking chair with a dark wooden frame, and cane seat and back.
History: This is a replica of the 1870 design. The rocking chair was relatively unheard of in Europe until Thonet designed this piece.