Sori Yanagi founded the Yanagi Industrial Design Institute in 1952, and in 1954 designed the Yanagi Bentwood Butterfly Stool. Its name comes from its graceful form, which harmoniously links Japanese sensitivity with modern materials. This captivating design won the gold medal at the Milan Triennial in 1957.
The Yanagi Bentwood Butterfly Stool is made of bent layered plywood in your choice of finish. It features solid brass hardware, and offers a look that's sure to be admired. This high quality reproduction offers impeccable accuracy and attention to detail, and is sure to impress even the most selective fans of modern design.
Doubling as a stool or side table, the Faceted Stool provides a unique seating arrangement. Arrange several Faceted Stools in a circle for a gathering, or scattered as side tables for cocktails and hors d oeuvres. Lightweight and extremely easy to maneuver, the Faceted Stools can essentially be organized in whichever way you like. Just as diamonds are a woman s best friend, the Faceted Stool is the best friend of your décor.