Bentwood Pulkka Lounge Chair by Ilmari Laippainen for Asko, Finland from the 1960s.
Ilmari Laippainen (1922-2004) was a renowned Finnish architect and designer known for his functionalist approach and emphasis on simplicity.
His Pulkka or Sled lounge chair is a lightweight and comfortable lounge chair, here presented in a dark blue vinyl or leatherette upholstery. The blue upholstery plays very well with the original dark stained wooden frame.
Materials: beech plywood, vinyl
Origination: Finland, 1960s
Condition: Very good vintage condition, signs of use as per images.
Height: 90 cm
Depth: 100 cm
Width: 77 cm
Seating height 36 cm