Wassily Chair


Marcel Breuer was an apprentice at the Bauhaus in 1925 when he conceived the first tubular steel chair. Named for his contemporary, Wassily Kandinsky, the tubular frame was inspired by a bicycle.

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31" W x 27 1/2" D x 29" H, with a seat height of 16 1/2"


Knoll is recognized internationally for creating workplace furnishings that inspire, evolve and endure. Their commitment to innovation and modern design has yielded a comprehensive portfolio of office systems, seating, files and storage, tables and desks, wood casegoods, textiles and accessories.

Marcel Breuer's signature and the KnollStudio logo are stamped into the base of each chair

Available on the KnollStudio 20-day program in select finishes

The Museum of Modern Art Award, 1968

Recognition as "Piece of Art," West German, 1982

Frame is seamless tubular steel with a polished chrome finish

Thick cowhide leather upholstery option is available in black, light brown or white beige

Durable Spinneybeck belting leather is available in 15 colors

Spinneybeck haired hide is available in 8 colors

Leather version complies with California Technical Bulletin 133

Sustainable Design
The Wassily Chair is GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified® for low-emitting products

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