Armless Dining Chair - Black Finish

A re-edition of the Armless Chair originally made for the Punjab University in Chandigarh. The chair has ‘V’ type flared triangular legs with crossbars supporting the legs. Our edition of the chair has two flat crossbars just below the seat. Grooves at the back of the chair for canework knots are cut in a way that partially hides the knots. The chair has been stained black and finished with a matte PU coat.

Materials Used
Teak (Tectona Grandis) and natural cane.

Dimensions
H 86.3 cms x W 44.4 cms x D 52.0 cms (H 34.0 in x W 17.5 in x D 20.5 in)
Seat Height: 45 cms (17.7 in)

Design Period
c.1958-59

Notes
Several versions of the Cane and Teak Armless Chair were designed for the Punjab University. Variants of this model were made with round crossbars, legs attached to the side of the seat, wooden slats instead of cane seating and with leather upholstery. The armless chair models were made for the male and female student residences (hostels) of the university.