Warren Platner

Joseph Warren Platner was born in Baltimore on June 18, 1919, and graduated from Cornell University with a degree in architecture in 1941. He received the Rome Prize in architecture in 1955, and was inducted into Interior Design magazine's hall of fame in 1985.

Mr. Platner, who worked in the firms of Eero Saarinen and Kevin Roche in the early and mid-1960's, introduced his collection of chairs, ottomans and tables in 1966. Known as the "Platner Collection", each piece rests on a sculptural base of nickel-plated steel rods resembling a shiny sheaf of wheat. Platner designed both the structure and the production method for these designs, forming his primary contribution to the mid-century modern furniture movement and is still an enduring icon of 1960's Modernism.
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Price: $2,200.00
Item Number: MC-6501 Dimensions (in): 54w x 54d x 28.5h.
Features: Stainless steel wire base; Tempered 5/8 inch glass top
Price: $1,500.00
Item Number: MC-6501-BASE Product Details: Stainless steel base only.
Price: $850.00
Item Number: MC-6502 Dimensions (in): 36w x 36d x 15.5h.
Features: Stainless steel wire base; Tempered 1/2 inch glass top
Price: $670.00
Item Number: MC-6503 Dimensions (in): 14.5w x 14.5d x 20h.
Features: Stainless steel wire base; Tempered 1/2 inch glass top
Price: $1,640.00
Item Number: MC-6510 Dimensions (in): 29w x 21d x 30h; Seat Interior: 19w x 17d; Seat Height: 19h.
Features: Stainless steel wire base; Leather seat and backrest with Choice of leather colors