Michael Thonet was born in Germany. he was a designer specialising in ‘bentwood’ and inventor of chairs that is bent into continuous structural shapes. he influenced both contemporary and modern styles. furnitures are still being manufactured.
BENT CHAIR ID: Thonet patented a process of bending under heat several layers of wood veneer glued together and laminated.and used the new material to create curved back-rails and legs on chairs, contoured headboards for beds and scrolled arms for sofas.
The beautiful Langham dining chair by Modloft is made with steel core legs finished in Brazilian ebony veneer, a bucket seat made of fiberglass finished in black matte, and upholstered in distressed caramel genuine leather.