Yrjö Kukkapuro (1933-)
Karuselli chair. 1960s Haimi/ Finland edition.
Rare maroon leather. Fiberglass shell and foot with chromed metal cradle.
Kukkapuro is a Finnish interior architect and furniture designer. Kukkapuro’s most famous model is the iconic Karuselli (carousel) chair. A design classic, it features in the collection of major museums including the Museum of Modern Art, New York. It was also nominated as the most comfortable chair in the world by The New York Times in 1974.