20th Century American Walnut Rocking Chair - Center Armchair by Vladimir Kagan
A single, vintage Mid-Century modern American rocking chair made of hand carved Walnut, designed by Vladimir Kagan and produced by Vladimir Kagan Designs Inc, in good condition. The seat, backrest of the sculptural, curved armchair is supported by the merged armrests, wooden legs. Manufacturer 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: 17.75" H x 21" W x 21" 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: Polished Walnut, Upholstery
Country of Origin: United States
Dimensions: 36.25" H x 31.25" W x 41.25" D