20th Century American Nautilus Lounge Chair & Ottoman by Vladimir Kagan
A vintage single Mid-Century modern American 160 degrees Nautilus lounge chair with a sculptural, half round moon shape ottoman, designed by Vladimir Kagan and produced by Directional in good condition. The seat backrest of the swivel chair is curved, composed with a return swivel function. Label at the bottom. Newly upholstered in a white bouclé fabric from Pierre Frey. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1960 - 1970, United States.
Seat: 16" H x 22" W x 23" D
Ottoman: 15" H x 28.5" W x 18" D
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Vladimir Kagan was an American / German furniture designer born in 1927 in Worms, Germany and passed away in 2016. Kagan’s father was a Russian cabinetmaker, where he learned his first basic skills of developing and designing furniture. In 1938, he emigrated the United States, where he started painting and manufacturing sculptures, but later on he focused more on design and architecture. In 1947, Kagan graduated as an architect from Columbia University in New York City. Later, in 1949, Kagan opened his first retail store, where he became extremely well-known. Marilyn Monroe was one of his first clients.
Material: Wood, Fabric
Details: Bouclé Fabric, Upholstery
Country of Origin: United States
Dimensions: 28" H x 36" W x 35" D