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Louis Ghost Chair by Kartell, Set of 2 (KTLGC-GLOSSY BLACK4/EE)

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Louis Ghost Chair by Kartell, Set of 2, Glossy Black
designed by Philippe Starck

Condition:
Open Box. Item fully functional with all parts. No product issues.

Louis Ghost is the bravest example in the world of injecting polycarbonate in a single mold. A seat inspired by the lines of the Louis XV armchair, the ideotype of the Baroque, which Philippe Starck has been able to reinterpret to amaze, excite and fascinate.

Despite the evanescent and crystalline image, Louis Ghost is stable and resistant, shockproof and weatherproof, stackable up to 6 pieces. A product with a strong charisma and a remarkable aesthetic appeal, to be inserted in any context, residential or collective.

PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Designed by Philippe Starck
  • Set of two
  • Made in Italy
  • Stackable

About the Manufacturer

Creativity and technology, glamour and functionality, quality and innovation: a combination of extraordinary factors together with a strategic vision of distribution has contributed to the lasting success of Kartell. By cultural and entrepreneurial choice, since its origins in 1949 the Italian manufacturer has chosen to characterize itself as the market leader in the production of designers articles which use technology and plastic materials. This choice requires a great understanding of materials and transformation technology. A leader in furniture design, Kartell addresses an international audience with a collection unique in originality, variety, size, and range.

Environmental Info

Contrary to the common idea, products in plastic materials are highly ecological for the reason that they can be recycled (with the exception of polyurethane, little used in Kartell seating). In addition, the use of plastics reduces the need for living plants, such as trees, which are costly and take years to replace. In order to simplify the recycling process, the various components of Kartell furniture can be easily separated and reduced to elements made of one single material. Moreover, the plastic parts of each product carry, clearly printed, an identification mark to determine the correct classification of the seven different kinds of plastic and their effective recycling.

 

Dimensions & Measurements

Materials:
Transparent or batch-dyed polycarbonate.

Dimensions:
Overall: 37" h x 21" w x 22" d
Seat height: 18.6"
Arm height: 26.4"
Weight: 10.6 lbs

 

Key Features

  • Designed by Philippe Starck
  • Durable construction

Designed by Philippe Starck

Tokujin YoshiokaPhilippe Starck
Few designers have had an impact across the world of design like Philippe Starck. Winner of the 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award from The Designer magazine, Starck's most famous furniture pieces include the Ghost Chair series, the Bubble Club group, and the Ero S Chair. From modern furniture, restaurant interiors, to architecture, the French icon has made lasting impressions to all those exposed to his work. However, his most significant designs have been in the world of staggeringly original mass produced consumer goods, which have been sold in stores like Target across the United States. In addition to his mass-produced furniture, some of Starck's more notable projects have included designing the Optical Mouse for Microsoft, the interior of former French President Francois Mitterand's private apartment, and the Paramount Hotel in New York.

The son of an inventor and engineer, Philippe Starck is gifted with an imaginative mind. Starck combines this creativity with his architecture and design background to ensure every project he is involved with betters the world around him. Starck not only talks about improving the world we live in, but he lives out these beliefs in his everyday actions. Founder of an organic food company, Starck has begun designing affordable wind turbines for the homes of everyday people. His next green endeavors will include hydrogen vehicles and solar-powered boats.

 

Care & Maintenance

Simple care is needed for the maintenance of Kartell products to retain the original features of the materials.

 

PLASTIC MATERIALS
Cleaning Use a soft damp cloth with soap or a liquid detergent, preferably diluted with water. Do not use acetone, trichloroethylene, ammonia or other corrosive plastic cleaners. Avoid ethyl alcohol, which dulls the surface. We recommend always using a damp cloth to prevent plastic surfaces from becoming charged with static electricity which attracts dust. Also avoid abrasive solvents, cleaning powders and creams, steel wool or rough sponge cloths.

Use Do not drag objects across the plastic surface, even if it has a scratch resistant finish, since sharp objects can damage the plastic just as they would damage wood or metal. Do not place very hot plates or pots directly on the surface, but always use a cloth or trivet.

 

Who We Are

OfficeDesignsOutlet.com is part of OfficeDesigns.com. We are an Authorized Retailer of the top furniture brands in the industry including Herman Miller, Steelcase, Haworth, Humanscale, Kartell, and more. Our mission is to help small and medium businesses empower their people to work better, happier and more productively by outfitting their work spaces with solutions that embrace modern work life flexibility.

 

 

 

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