Ilmari Tapiovaara SOLD
Upholstered Nana chair by Ilmari Tapiovaara for Merivaara, Finland. Plywood armrests, Black metal base, chocolate original faux leather.This chair is in its orignal condition and bears the manufacturer’s label.Measurements: 74 x 71 x 56 cm
Ilmari Tapiovaara (September 7, 1914 – January 31, 1999) was a leading iconic figure of Finnish design, whose work can be found in ordinary homes and public buildings, on the pages of design magazines and in museum all around the world.
The "Nana" chair was the first piece of furniture to receive Finland's official Export Quality Prize.