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Barcelona® Chair

Barcelona Chair (Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's Barcelona Chair and Stool (1929), originally created to furnish his German Pavilion at the International Exhibition in Barcelona, have come to epitomize modern design. Mies van der Rohe designed the chair to serve as seating for the king and queen of Spain, while the stool was intended to accommodate their attendants.)

Piero Fornasetti, chaise « Musicale »1951 - Bois. Imprimée, laquée et peinte à la main © Courtesy Fornasetti

Barcelona® Chair

Barcelona-style chairs, inspired by Bauhaus architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's iconic designs for the Barcelona World Fair of 1929, were the first furnishings selected for the living room. Mies is indelibly tied to Chicago for his contributions to architecture as well as his tenure as the head of the Illinois Institute of Technology. Made in U.S.A