OSWALD MATHIAS UNGERS ‘LEONARDO’ CHAIRS
Oswald Mathias Ungers for Draenert, set of 4 'Leonardo' dining chairs, beech, leather, Germany, design 1988.
Professor Oswald Mathias Ungers was regarded as a strong advocate for the use of classical geometry for designing furniture.
These chairs were designed for the Baden State Library in Karlsruhe, Germany in 1988. A remarkable detail is the square seat upholstered in black leather which is outlined by the wooden frame, emphasizing the sleek look of the chair.
W 62 D 53 Seat H 48 cm