twentytwentyone logo

Nagasaki chair - yellow, 1954

Designed by Mathieu Matégot
Manufactured by Gubi
Product code: GUB-25001

From £171.00

This is a one off clearance item that is also on display in store. Therefore it can only be purchased once availability has been confirmed. If you wish to purchase please call 020 7288 1996 or enquire.

Enquire about this product


Nagasaki chair - yellow by Mathieu Matégot for Gubi.

Ex-display item reduced by 55%

£379 -55% now £171

This item is a one-off clearance item to be sold on a first order, first served basis.

Mathieu Matégot's organic forms and lightness of touch create a sense of joy and the ground breaking and innovative techniques that he employed result in aesthetic and, above all, contemporary designs.

Matégot was the first person to combine metal tubing with perforated sheet metal; a pairing that particularly characterizes his work. Mathieu Matégot only devoted one decade to the design of furniture and interior accessories, yet these distinctive 1950's designs would later be considered iconic. Today, Matégot's designs are equally fit for purpose as when they were originally conceived and his legendary designs are both timeless and classic.

The three-legged Nagasaki chair is Matégot's best-known piece and is included in the permanent exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum. The chair is made of perforated metal sheet and features unique details, such as the tiny stirrup that holds the seat and the legs together. The delicately curved perforated steel seat and back creates a sense of lightness. Today, the chair symbolises 1950s design.

Available in black/yellow colourway.

Quickship: 2-4 week delivery time.

58w x 54d x 45/74cmh


Product downloads

Nagasaki chair - yellow



Please note that delivery is not included for ex-display sale items.

Select a size for delivery price

Furniture orders over £1500 free for Mainland UK.

Non-Mainland UK and International options available in basket

Delivery and returns information

Previous items in range

More products in this range

Next items in range