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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- Selecting the right pieces for your home or business
- Choosing your custom coverings
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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
The Wassily Chair is GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality Certified® for low-emitting products