A stunning attractive set of six brass cantilever dining or side, armchairs designed by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin model #1188, are of mid-century form, sophisticated and elegant featuring soft padded back and seat over sculptural cantilevered bases, in a brilliant brass plated finish. Makers label (Thayer Coggin designed by Milo Baughman) is present on underside of chair. Fantastic and beautifully crafted, each frame is completely surrounded in thick vivid luxurious neutral upholstery, with padded armrests flanking a square seat, lending comfort and support necessary to enjoy these chairs on a daily basis. The chair backs have a unique bar design and cantilevered frames. Great modern form, an icon of 20th-century design, modern lines give the cantilever chair elegant form and function.
Condition Report: Very minor wear to brass virtually in perfect condition. Original upholstery is in good condition, no tears in fabric. Structurally sound, very best quality, materials and workmanship. Brass plated finish with some light wear and areas of patina under close inspection as expected.
Designer: Milo Baughman
Manufacturer: Thayer Coggin
Of the Period: Mid-Century Modern
Date of Manufacture: 1970s
Materials and Techniques: Upholstery, Brass
Wear: Minimal wear consistent with age
Measurement: 33″ tall x 22″ wide x 25″ deep; 26″ arm height x 19″ seat height