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S197R Swivel Office Chair Black & Chrome



Designed by the German architect Egon Eiermann for the 1956 World Expo in Brussels, the S197R Swivel Office Chair in a black and chrome finish is expertly crafted by PLEASE WAIT to be SEATED.

Stripping design back to its bare elements, the chair features a stained black beech seat resting on a polished chrome frame with five black wheels.

The chair of choice for designers and architects across the globe, the S197R Office Chair is a timeless design classic that is bound to suit any home, office or studio.

One of Germany’s most renowned architects and designers, Egon Eiermann had a simple, minimalistic approach to design. Inspired by architects such as Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier and Walter Gropius, his unique designs are as functional as they are beautiful.


  • Designed by Egon Eiermann in the 1950s
  • Expertly crafted by PLEASE WAIT to be SEATED
  • Features a polished chrome frame with wheels


47cm (w) x 42cm (d)
Seat Height: 44 - 57 cm

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