Verner Panton, 1970
The Amoebe Highback version of the chair has a flexible backrest that curves over the head of the sitter, forming a sculptural canopy. This striking accent gives the chair a sense of shelter and seclusion.
Both chair versions are available in a variety of brightly coloured fabric covers.
- Backrest: laminated frame.
- Upholstery: polyurethane foam.
- Seat height: 350 mm (215 mm with applied load, measured in accordance with EN 1335-1:2000).
Verner Panton was an influential figure in the development of design during the 1960s and ’70s. After moving to Switzerland in the early 1960s, the Danish designer became known for his inventive, novel ideas for furnishings, lighting and textiles. The masterful use of colour was a hallmark of his work.