Design Marcel Breuer, 1928 Chromed tubular steel, upholstery Made in USA by Knoll
Designed in 1928, Marcel Breuer’s Cesca chair married traditional craftsmanship with industrial methods and materials to help make tubular steel furniture an international sensation and a modern institution. The cantilevered form exploits the possibilities unique to the material and gives the chair added flexibility and comfort. Offered in arm and armless versions with a fully upholstered seat and back, or with hand-woven cane inserts.
Construction and Details
Fully upholstered seat, back and arms available in a range of KnollTextiles and Spinneybeck® leathers
Fully upholstered chairs feature urethane foam over molded plywood seat and back
Available with or without arms
Handwoven cane insets available with beech hardwood for the seat, back frames and arms
Beech available with natural clear finish or matte ebonized finish
Frame is 1” diameter chrome-plated round steel tube with a polished finish
Plastic glides snap into base to protect floors
The KnollStudio logo and signature of Marcel Breuer are stamped into the base of the chair
CA Modern Home is an Authorized Dealer for Knoll. Please call our Product Specialist at 1.800.605.1859 for questions regarding custom Fabric & Leather options.
armless: 18.5" w | 23.5" d | 31.5" h seat: 17.75" h armchair: 23.5" w | 23.5" d | 31.5" h | seat: 17.75" h | arm: 27" h