Lot: 427

'Panton' chair blank, 1960s

Verner Panton Vitra AG, Weil am Rhein

H. 82 x 52 x 58 cm. Made by Vitra AG, Weil am Rhein, 1960s. Polyurethane foam (Baydur; Duroplast), orange/brown, structured, not lacquered; orange fabric.

Blank from the test phase prior to actual production. All in all, only 150 pieces had been produced; a large part of the production was scraped after they failed the stress test.

Hammer Price: 2,800 €

143B - Design
20. February 2019 at 5:00 PM


Verner Panton, p. 90 (text); postcard by Vitra