An incredible Mid Century Modern armchair by Viko Baumritter, USA c,1959. Restored in 'Boucle Lime-green' upholstery fabric.
700 h x 590 w x 730 d mm
460 seat h mm
Striking from every angle, this simple yet complex piece is absolutely fantastic to look at. An extremely rare find indeed.
An interesting collision of materials with a fabric choice that only emphasises this.
Manufactured by American company Viko Baumritter, established in 1932. During the 1960s Viko was one of the largest in the World, with a range 1600 items of stock.
Tubular steel painted copper with light American Oak armrests and zig-zag exposed spring base with signature folded corner edges. A notable design of these chairs.
Slim-line box cushions recovered in Boucle Lime-green upholstery fabric.
Overall condition is great. New upholstery fabric and restored timber armrests. Some paint defects as expected with age and some light corrosion to metal feet.