Maarten Baas (the Netherlands) designed the Smoke series furniture for his 2002 graduation project at the Design Academy Eindhoven. Baas is considered one of the most influential Dutch designer of the 21st century.
His furniture is burned, then coated in an clear, isolating epoxy resin finish, preserving the look and feel of the burned wood. The result is a chair which crosses the boundaries between art and design.
These armchairs, produced by the Dutch furniture company Moooi all have their unique features, no chair is 100% alike.
Origination: The Netherlands, 2000s. Labelled underneath, provided with small touch-up kit.
Condition: Very good. One chair has some more signs of use, as per pictures.
Materials: Leather, wood.
Height: 104 cm
Width: 75 cm
Depth: 80 cm
Seating height: 40 cm
Price per piece.