Taliesin 1 Armchair by Frank Lloyd Wright for Cassina

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for Cassina

$ 3,500.00

Retail Value: $5,085

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Taliesin 1 Armchair by Frank Lloyd Wright for Cassina

In 1949, Frank Lloyd Wright designed the Taliesin 1 armchair, also known as the origami chair, for the Garden Room in Taliesin West.

Constructed from a single piece of folded plywood, it is frequently called ‘Origami’ because of the way it recalls this Japanese art. Wright crafted furniture alongside architecture, characterized by timeless shapes and harmonious ratios. As time progressed, he delved into elaborate innovations, embracing intricate designs, as seen in the Taliesin 1 chair. This piece showcases a sophisticated geometric arrangement, exemplifying his journey toward artistic stability.

Taliesin 1 Armchair by Frank Lloyd Wright was produced for a very limited time by Cassina and is now out of production. These are timeless collector's items. 


36" W, 34" D, 31" H
23" SW, 18" SD, 15" SH, 23" AH


Structure in beech plywood with cherry wood veneer, Seat and backrest in polyurethane foam, Upholstery in Velvet fabric from the Cassina Collections.


Great, Like New


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