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Freeform Sofa #038; Ottoman by Isamu Noguchi (1946)

Freeform Sofa #038; Ottoman by Isamu Noguchi (1946)

Freeform Sofa #038; Ottoman by Isamu Noguchi (1946)


Two examples of Noguchi#8217;s predilection for sculptural lines are his “Freeform Sofa and Ottoman”, the shapes of which are reminiscent of river pebbles. Noguchi himself described his design as #8220;soft rock#8221;. Thanks to its organic shape and the natural tones of its upholstery fabric, the sofa has a light, elegant hellip;

Two examples of Noguchi#8217;s predilection for sculptural lines are his “Freeform Sofa and Ottoman”, the shapes of which are reminiscent of river pebbles. Noguchi himself described his design as #8220;soft rock#8221;. Thanks to its organic shape and the natural tones of its upholstery fabric, the sofa has a light, elegant feel, despite its voluminous form. Part of the Vitra Design Museum Collection, Switzerland.

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