Made by Knoll
Barcelona Daybed (1970s)
Listed for sale is an absolutely stunning Mies Van Der Rohe for Knoll International Barcelona day bed in caramel tan leather. This example was acquired directly from the family of the original owner. This, along with dozens of other Knoll pieces were purchased for an executive who lived between Florida and Massachusetts. The owner was friendly with an executive from Knoll and thus the enthusiasm for the brand. As one example, this individual had over 50 pieces of Richard Schultz 1966 series outdoor furniture for their homes. With reference to this daybed, it is in gorgeous condition. The leather is supple and foam is soft. It carries its original Knoll International label as well. The bolster is in very nice condition and wood frame looks terrific with only some light wear. Overall, it is a stunningly preserved and rare example. The day bed measures 78 inches long by 39 inches wide and 25 inches tall, including the height of the bolster. Its 15.5 inches tall to the top of the cushion. The buyer will receive the exact piece shown in the photos. The buyer may pick up the furniture, have it shipped by our shipping partners (buyer will pay for full shipping cost, though will not have to arrange it), or discuss potential delivery within reason following the end of the auction. The listed shipping cost is an estimate, though we can likely stay below that number for most areas of the country. If you win the item, we can discuss shipping options, prices, etc. and we will make sure that it is as inexpensive for you as possible. We work with a shipper locally who takes great care in their work and has been complemented often on their packing and shipping quality.