As a famous architect of the mid-century modern style and a big contributor to Modern architecture is almost obvious that Le Corbusier should have some interesting facts behind the process creation of the LC2 chair.
The LC2 chair is one of the most iconic furniture creations of this very recognized architect and today we are going to share with you some facts that you probably don’t know about. Take a look at them!
The LC2 chair has 3 creators
Yes! Believe it or not, this midcentury chair was not a one-person creation, in fact, there were 3 architects involved in this design, which are; Charlotte Perriand, Pierre Jeanneret, and the star of this article; Le Corbusier.
The LC2 chair was inspired in an English armchair
The design was basically made in order to improve the English armchair structure, resulting in a form that remains according to minimalistic principles; simplicity and functionality.
The LC2 chair was created in the ’20s but is still reproduced
The Le Corbusier chair is an icon and is still reproduced by different manufacturers. If you are looking for an original piece you can find it under the Cassina brand, on the other hand, if you have a limited budget but still want this beauty, you can find a great replica at Manhattan Home Design.
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