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Tulip side chair, 1956

Designed by Eero Saarinen
Manufactured by Knoll
Product code: KNI-P151C*


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Tulip side chair by Eero Saarinen for Knoll.

The Tulip chair is part of the Tulip range designed by Saarinen for Knoll. The range has achieved iconic status, its main characteristic being the supporting structure taking the shape of a wine glass to avoid the usual visual confusion.

Knoll's iconic Tulip dining chair holds a swivel base made from Rislan coated cast aluminium in white or black, with seat shell made from moulded fibreglass reinforced plastic. Available with seat pad only, or with upholstered inner shell and seat cushion. The Tulip side chair comes in both swivel version or fixed version.

Please see the attached PDF for recommended fabrics.

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

With seat pad: 49w x 53d x 49/81cmh
Fully upholstered: 49w x 53d x 49/82cmh

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Tulip side chair


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

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Furniture orders over £1500 free for Mainland UK.

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