1929 Sofa & Chair

Lutyens Furniture & Lighting

1929 Sofa & Chair by Lutyens Furniture & Lighting

1929 Sofa & Chair

  • Save
  • Add to Project
1929 Sofa and Chairs

Lutyens designed this sofa with its matching pair of chairs in 1929 for the Viceroy's House in New Delhi. They were destined for one of the bedrooms in the private suites in the main wing of the building. There is, however, some question as to whether the pieces survive today, or indeed if they were ever made.

The base and frieze may be crafted from a selection of timbers and typify the architect's love of geometric devices. A significant feature is the use of the 'Delhi Bell' as a point of support for each seat. The bell motif was an important element in Lutyens's designs for New Delhi and was used in many different contexts, most particularly as an integral part of what is now known as the Delhi Order.

The width & depth of both chair & sofa can be made to required specifications; the only determining factors being a whole number of circles on the base. Both are available with caned sides.

More
Contact Vendor

Specifications

Material
wood
leather
Color
browns/naturals
Style
traditional

Features

  • Chair and sofa available in a variety of timbers for trim and frieze are covered in customer's own material.
 

More Products from Lutyens Furniture & Lighting

Add to Project

Sign In to Modenus

Sign in or register to save favorite items, create a portfolio, or apply to become a Modenus trade pro!

Already have a Modenus account?  Sign in here:

  1. Forgot your password?

Don't have a Modenus account?  Create one using any of these:

  or

Forgot your password?  We'll email you instructions on how to reset it:

  1. Return to sign in

Password reset instructions have been sent to your email address you@example.com.

If you don't see them, make sure you check your spam folder!

Return to sign in

Register for a Modenus account by filling in the information below:

I accept the Terms & Conditions.
 

Change Your Modenus Password

Manage Your Account Settings

  1.  Email me new & changed products for the brands I follow

Confirm

Are you sure?

Alert

Warning!

Hi, You Stylish Creature!

Thank you for registering with Modenus!

In order to give you the best experience, we'd like to get to know you a bit better.

If you sell products, are a design pro, or sell services, answering these questions will let you apply to list your products in our catalog, get listed in our designer and services directory, and create a design portfolio.

Congratulations!

Thank you for applying with Modenus!

Someone from our staff will contact you within the next 72 hours about the status of your application.