View this item and discover similar dining room chairs for sale at - Set of Six very rare Klismos Dining Chairs designed in 1948 by T.H Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb. The two arm chairs and four armless chairs with the
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.
Here are different examples of a modern take on the Greek’s Klismos chair. Some have bottom cushions, some have back cushions, and others are just wood, like the “original” Klismos chair in Ancient Greece.
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