ISSUE 6  |  French Connection

Schoolroom Chic à la Francaise

February 09, 2015 12:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Designed in 1947 by Gaston Cavaillon and manufactured by Mullca Compagny until 1996, the Chaise 510 is a schoolroom classic. French company Label Edition has reintroduced the stackable, affordable, utilitarian seat. 

Above: The re-editions include the 510 Chaise Originale, plus an armchair and stool.

Above: The 510 Chaise Originale is €169 ($191.54) from Made in Design.

Above: The Armchair Originale has wooden armrests and was used by French teachers in the classroom.

Above: The Children’s 510 Chaise Originale in beechwood and metal is €136 ($154) from Made in Design.

Above: The High Stool 510 Originale is available in two heights: 60 centimeters (24 inches) and 80 centimenters (31 inches).

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