Vitra Cite Armchair

Designed by Jean Prouvé for Vitra

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The Cité Armchair is one of Prouvé's early masterpieces. It was originally designed in 1930 for a competition - to furnish the halls of residence at Nancy's Cité Universitaire.

The Cité Armchair has a dynamic appearance with its coated sheet steel rockers, broad leather arm support straps and sculptural silhouette.Prouvé himself used this armchair in the living room of his house.

Height: 84cm (Seat height: 21cm) x Width: 68cm x Depth: 95cm

Materials & finishes
Moulded sheet steel base, seat and back in single-piece fabric cover, armrests made of natural leather straps.

The frame is in either black (with a choice of beige or black fabric seat), or cream (with beige fabric seat).

With felt glides for hard floor use.