1930s Thonet Bentwood Bakelite Dining Chairs
A set of original Thonet bentwood armchairs with Bakelite seats and backrest. Sold as a set of four only. "Thonet" stamp on both the seats and backrests.
Another set of 4 available. See Thonet.
CREATOR Thonet Industries Inc.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1930s.
MATERIALS & TECHNIQUES Bakelite, Bentwood Beech.
CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. All very sturdy. Each chair has a chip in the Bakelite on the side of the seat denoted in photos.
- DIMENSIONS H 31.5 in. x W 17 in. x D 23 in. Seat Height 18 in.
Michael Thonet (2 July 1796 – 3 March 1871) was a German-Austrian cabinet maker known for the invention of bentwood furniture.