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Standard SP

Jean Prouvé, 1934/1950
455.00 EUR
Your sixth dining chair as a gift.*
*Offer valid from November 1st 2020 until January 31st 2021.The least expensive chair will be free of charge. The following Vitra dining chairs are included in this offer (free combination possible): Eames Shell Chairs (excluding DSS, DSS-N, LAR, RAR, PACC and PSCC), Standard, Standard SP, Chaise Tout Bois, Panton Chair, Panton Chair Classic, Softshell Chair, Moca, HAL (excluding swivel base), Tip Ton, APC, .03, .05 and Belleville Chair.
Product family
Standard
Chairs take the most stress on their back legs, where they bear the weight of the user's upper body. The engineer and designer Jean Prouvé illustrated this simple insight in his distinctive design for the Standard chair: while steel tubing suffices for the front legs, since they bear a relatively light load, the back legs are made of voluminous hollow sections that transfer the primary stress to ...
This product was designed by
Jean Prouvé
Jean Prouvé, who regarded himself as an engineer throughout his lifetime, was both the designer and manufacturer of his product ideas. His unique oeuvre, ranging from a letter opener to door and window fittings, from lighting and furniture to prefabricated houses and modular building systems, encompasses almost anything that is suited to industrial production and construction.