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Artek Alvar Aalto 401 Chair - Your Own Materials

The Aalto Model 401 armchair was first designed by Alvar Aalto in 1932. After the success of armchair 402, Aalto recreated the familiar cantilevered shape to produce its high-backed cousin. A slightly tilted back provides support for your head and neck. Slender side panels near the head promote relaxation by slightly reducing peripheral vision and thus minimizing distractions. Pair this armchair with your favorite upholstery fabric and achieve ultimate happiness for years to come with Aalto's timeless design.

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*You provide the fabric. Place your order and send us your own fabric. This piece requires either 1-3/4 yards of Artek Zebra upholstery fabric, 2 yards of Poa from Artek, or 30 sq ft of upholstery leather. Please allow 12-16 weeks after we receive your fabric.
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  • Brand: Artek
  • Designer: Alvar Aalto
  • Product family: Aalto Chairs
  • Item #: AT-28200200-COM
  • Measurements: See illustration
  • Country: Designed in Finland, Made in Finland
  • Handmade in Finland by Artek
  • Seat and Frame: Solid natural birch
  • Upholstery: Choose your own material for the seat
  • Ships fully assembled
Artek Alvar Aalto 401 Chair - Your Own Materials

The Artek brand is renowned as one of the most innovative contributors to modern design. Long-term durability and high quality, combined with a clean-lined form language are the essential elements in every piece of Artek furniture. Artek's comprehensive furnishing system can be used in all... ( More Artek )

Alvar Aalto

Alvar Aalto created a lasting legacy in modern design as an architect and designer. Aalto entered exhibitions and participated in innovative urban planning conferences, designed civic and cultural buildings, and conceptualized household furniture and objects. All of his projects, whether th... ( More Alvar Aalto )

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