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Marco Zanuso Senior armchair, Contemporary Collection in velvet, Italian
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Marco Zanuso Senior armchair, Contemporary Collection in velvet, Italian

Code: 10817

Price: £1,690 / $2,265 / €1,910

Height: 98.5cm (38.8")     Width: 69cm (27.2")
Depth: 75cm (29.5")
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Marco Zanuso Senior armchair, Contemporary Collection 1950`s style. 

In new Light Blue velvet upholstery with solid handmade brass legs, Italian. Made exclusively for Roomscape`s Contemporary Collection.

This armchair is available to order and takes under 10 weeks for production.

Marco Zanuso`s `Senior`chair is the 20th Century Design classic which inspired this contemporary armchair created exclusively for Roomscape`s Contemporary Collection.

This chair can be made in a choice of 25 colours of quality velvet as the swatches photographed.

This is an example of colour #17 Light Blue.

We are happy to send the fabric swatches by post to see the colour & material up close. We have the full range of colour samples in our London Showroom for you to see. Please ring +44 (0) 7956 645492 to arrange a visit or email with your requirements to info@roomscape.net.

Designed for the era of lounge living, this armchair is inviting & comfortable with its high back, relaxing curves & lush velvet. The elegant style, size, & quality detail make this chair well suited for an impressive sitting room. The style fits within a range of Interiors such as Traditional, Art Deco, Hollywood Regency, Minimalist, Industrial or Contemporary.

Part reclined, part �ready for take-off�, this chair reflects the 1950`s ideals of lounge living and the Atomic-age. The organic curves ensure the design remains soft while also adding movement & continuity.

Some history about the design process of the armchair:

In the past we have stocked at Roomscape original vintage Marco Zanuso armchairs. As originals are difficult to come by and often there have been issues with condition, we arranged to have this model newly made. Working with local craftsman in Italy using traditional methods to exact specifications & quality materials, each armchair has a quality solid wooden frame.

The frame sits on 4 removable handmade solid polished brass legs that screw to the frame. Each leg is in solid brass and has the top portion made as a plate, with four holes to screw to the sofa giving great stability to the piece.

The velvet fabric name is "Honey Moon" by Anteprima, Italy. It is quality velvet 100% polyester, high performance with good backing, soft, durable and flame retardant.  All the components meet fire regulations.

Packing is offered free of charge. This chair would be pack with bubble wrap, foam and cardboard, and sealed with a layer of stretch wrap for safe transport. The legs can be unscrewed from the frame if necessary and packed in a box.

Additional dimensions:

Height of the seat from the floor is 43.5 cm.

Height of the arm rest is 53.5 cm.

We also offer in our Contemporary Collection a bespoke Marco Zanuso inspired `Lady` armchair, that was originally the complementary piece designed to go alongside Marco Zanuso`s `Senior` chair. The `Lady` chair is slightly shorter in height & more reclined, with similar organic curves to the design & great comfort.


Marco Zanuso (1916-2001) was one of a group of Italian designers from Milan shaping the international idea of good design in the Post war years. Read more on our Blog about Marco Zanuso.
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