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Verner Panton for Vitra – Two glossy black fibreglass chairs

Lot reference 17471075

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1980s, Switzerland

Made in Switzerland, years: 1989/1983.

Two, splendid and original Verner Panton chairs by Vitra, Classic in rigid, expanded polyurethane resin, glossy black colour.
The chairs are used but in perfect condition. Normal signs of wear on the chairs, see photos.
Condition grade for the chairs: type B.
VERNER PANTON 'CLASSIC' ORIGINAL VITRA CHAIRS, signed on the base as shown in the photos.
The brownish fibreglass structure can be seen if you lift the Verner Panton chair, see photos.
In perfect condition for chairs which are 35/29 years old, with signs of wear and some slightly worn parts, and
some small scratches, as shown in the photo of the signature. The chairs have a few slightly worn parts, and a slightly white edge.
See attached photos.
This item is not made of plastic, but of rigid polyurethane foam.

One chair is from 1983 and the other is from 1989.
Important note: there are currently two different lines of Vitra products.
See attached catalogue photos, which can be viewed at
a-Panton Chair "Classic"
Vernon Panton, 1959-1660, in hard polyurethane foam
and fibreglass. Weight 7.5 kg, price €1,161.00.
b-Panton Chair, Vernon Panton, 1999 in plastic. Weight 5.9 kg, price €262.00.

These chairs have cult status within international furnishing design and have been made using the costly
yet reliable process of moulding
(mono-print of a single piece) with polyurethane foam, still used today.
They come from an Italian private collection.

Production: 1980s
Dimensions (L x H): 50 x 83 cm
Seat height: 41 cm
Weight: 7.5 kg
Material: Polyurethane foam
Colour: glossy black

It Mukkele  

Reviews given: 3
Member since: January 1, 2017
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    Il pacco è arrivato con tempi di attesa molto lunghi, imballaggio e spedizione minimo e costoso.
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    GIORGIO- August 18, 2018

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    Dopo aver vinto il lotto si è proceduto al pagamento e contattato il venditore per il ritiro della merce, ma non ha mai risposto.
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    mila1963 May 24, 2018

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    Abbiamo risposto che la merce aggiudicata lotto numero 53 due sedie Verner panton classic chair lucido color nere anni 80 e' disponibile e pronta per essere ritirata.
    Aspettiamo solo di sapere la conferma della data per il ritiro stesso.

    saluti Max
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