Philippe Starck, Costes Armchairs, circa 1984.

REF: 1417

Designer - Philippe Starck

Philippe Starck, Costes Armchairs, circa 1984.

REF: 1417

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Pair of Costes armchairs with tubular structure in black lacquered steel, shell in black lacquered plywood, fixed upholstered cushions covered in black leather.

Designed in the 80s for the Café Costes in Paris, they were thought to make life easier for the staff, especially with only 3 feet to facilitate the cleaning and the circulation of the waiter. In later editions, a hole was added in the backrest to facilitate prehension.

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Manufacturer: Aleph Driade, circa 1984

Category

  • Year Circa 1984
  • Medium Steel, plywood, leather
  • Country France
  • Condition Fair - Shows some scratches