Klismos Chair “The Greek klismos, which appeared in the fifth century B., is considered one of the most graceful chairs ever conceived. It has been imitated over the ages, most recently by Michael Graves for JCPenney.
Armchair, London, England ca. Carved and painted beech, with caned seat. This chair is part of a larger suite that formerly furnished the Music Room at Woodhall Park, Hertfordshire. It is appropriately decorated with emblems of music - the back ca
This is a replica of a common Kline, a piece of furniture which was used as a sofa or bed in Ancient Greece. What is interesting to me, is that this particular Kline shares the same legs as the Klismos chair.