These timeless and elegant vintage "Monk" Chairs were designed in 1974 and are made of a beautiful walnut wood and cow leather.
Tobia Scarpa was born Venice in 1935. He is the son of famed architect Carlo Scarpa. Tobia and Afra Scarpa, husband and wife, both graduated from the Venice Institute of architecture in 1969. Together, they created works for companies such as Flos, Cassina, B&B Italia and Knoll. Their work ranged from glass, furniture, and lighting design to interiors and architecture.
The pair’s work has been included in numerous museum and gallery exhibitions, and honored with many awards, including the 1992 iF Design Award.