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Conference swivel armchair, 1946

Designed by Eero Saarinen
Manufactured by Knoll
Product code: KNI-71AET5G*


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Five-star swivel base Conference armchair by Eero Saarinen for Knoll.

Eero Saarinen transformed executive seating into a fluid, sculptural form in 1957, with the Conference collection.

The Conference armchair, also called Executive armchair, received the Museum of Modern Art Award, Federal Award for Industrial Design, 1969.

Frame and Upholstery: Moulded reinforced polyurethane shell.

Contoured plywood seat form (meets requirements for BS5852).

Upholstery with matching full surround welt details.

Also available without arms, with four legs, or a multi-purpose swivel base (here) and soft or hard caster options available from the range below. 

Armchair on a five-star swivel base in steel with a black protective epoxy finish.
Stainless steel top caps.

Please note: When upholstered in Eva fabric collection, there will be a lead time of 12-14 weeks.

Please click here to view swatches and references of the Knoll approved textiles for the Conference armchair.

66.5w x 64d x 46-59/80-93cmh

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Conference swivel armchair



Made-to-order: 6-8 weeks. Upholstery in Eva fabric: 12-14 weeks.

Furniture orders over £1500 free for Mainland UK.

Non-Mainland UK and International options available in basket

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