A gorgeous matching pair of lounge chairs by Viko Baumritter, USA, circa 1959. These Mid-Century armchairs have the lean of a lounge chair and the poise to draw attention. The dynamic sheen of the blue vinyl upholstery has an undeniable retro allure. Slanted tubular metal frames have wooden walnut armrests and are capped with classic sliders at the feet. Underside with zig-zag exposed spring base. Frames supporting original upholstered box cushions. Manufactured by American company Viko Baumritter, established in 1932.
Condition Report: This pair is in good condition with a touch of age while remaining crisp and clean. Sturdy and structurally sound. Retains the original label on the underside. Possess light signs of wear. A great duo for retro home.
OF THE PERIOD: Mid-Century Modern
PLACE OF ORIGIN: United States
DATE OF MANUFACTURE: circa 1950s
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Metal, Vinyl, Upholstery, walnut
WEAR: Wear consistent with age and use
MEASUREMENTS: 29 1/2″ Tall x 22″ Wide x 26″ deep (Arm height 24 1/2″ )
(SEAT HEIGHT 17 1/2″ )