ISSUE 22  |  City Living

Furniture: Thonet Bentwood Era Chair

June 01, 2010 1:00 PM

BY Janet Hall

New at Design Within Reach, an affordable classic: The Era Chair designed by Michael Thonet. Defined by its dependable bentwood construction (the back of the chair and rear legs are made from a single piece of curved wood) and simple form, this chair has been in continuous production for more than 150 years. Made of solid beech wood in a coffee finish; $150.