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MARTIN EISLER (1913 – 1977)

Lounge Chair
Manufactured by Forma Moveis
Brasil,1960’s
Black painted metal, fabric upholstery

Measurements
70 cm x 56 cm x 72h cm.
27,55 in x 22 in x 28,34h in.

Literature
Aric Chen, Brazil Modern: The rediscorvery of the twentieth-century brazilian furniture. The monacelli Press, Page 2014-205.

Bio
Beside Carlos Hauner, Martin Eisler (1913­-1977) was the founder for the iconic Brazilian furniture company Forma. He was born in Vienna, Austria, and studied architecture in his country. In 1938 he moved to Buenos Aires. After meeting Carlos Hauner in Brazil, he started traveling there frequently to collaborate on designs and, they founded Forma to sell their own designs as well as pieces licensed from Knoll International. Eisler also opened Forma in Buenos Aires, along with partners Arnold Hakel and Susi Aczel, as an architectural, industrial and interior design firm also known as Interieur Forma.