Seat shell: seat shell in pressed aluminium sheeting with 91 punched holes, matte anodised surface.
Base: armrests and legs from bent aluminium profiles, with welded aluminium cross braces, matte anodised surface.
Glides: glides in light grey injection-moulded TPE.
Applications: suitable for outdoor use.
Note: as in the original design, the Landi Chair can be stacked up to 6 units high. Vitra's re-edition of the classic stays true to the original while making the most of the latest technical possibilities. The anodised aluminium surface of the chair is durable and weather-resistant but may develop signs of wear and tear if the chairs are stacked.
Range of use: recommended for residential use only.
Developed for the 1939 Swiss National Exhibition (Schweizer Landesausstellung), the Landi Chair occupies an important place in the history of twentieth-century design: this classic by Hans Coray established the new typology of a three-dimensionally moulded seat shell on a separate base. The clear structure of the all-aluminium chair consists of two parts. First, a pair of U-shaped profiles connected by welded crossbeams form a self-supporting frame and simultaneously serve as the legs and low…