Converso Scavenger: Vintage Seating in Technicolor
Since putting together our post about the Color Forecast for 2009, we seem to be running into brights everywhere. Case in point: these 4 vintage pieces from classic design heavy hitters upholstered in technicolor – from Chicago’s own Converso.
Above the Jump: Florence Knoll Settee: by Knoll, 1960. Reupholstered to exact specs in Spinneybeck leather. $8500.
Pair of Verner Panton Nova 113T Chairs: by Fritz Hansen, 1971. Original upholstery. $3,500.
Hugh Acton Sofa: 1960. Restoration guided by original creator in Knoll wool fabric and vinyl. $9500.
Eero Saarinen Womb Chair: Early model, 1950. Restored in Spinneybeck leather. $4200.