A Mies lounge chair and ottoman), designed in 1968 by Archizoom Associati for Poltronova, chromium plated steel, rubber sling seat. An early orignal model.The rubber is new (replaced with a orignal rubber). An important example of Radical Design and represented in all big design collections. The seat covering of Pirelli rubber, which returns to its original position after use, was a functional innovation.
Literature: Ph. Garner, Sixties Design, Cologne 1996, page 159 - A. Bangert, Italian Furniture Design, Munich 1988, page 62 - 100 Meisterwerke aus dem Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein 1996, pages 222/223 - Ch. & P. Fiell, 1000 chairs, Cologne 1997, page 475.