Object StatementChair, 'Cafe Costes', steel / plywood / leather, designed by Philippe Starck, France, 1982, made by Driade, Italy, 1985
Physical DescriptionChair, 'Cafe Costes', steel / plywood / leather, designed by Philippe Starck, France, 1982, made by Driade, Italy, 1985.
Dining chair with curving shaped back made of plywood with mahogany finish surrounding a black leather upholstered seat, supported on three black lacquered tubular steel legs, the centre back leg extending at an angle from back centre, the two front legs extending from front edge.
MarksTwo adhesive labels on underside of seat.
1) White synthetic fabric with black printing ' Notice/ this article meets all / flammability requirements of California Bureau of / home furnishings bulletins / 116 & 117 / Care should be exercised / near open flame or with burning cigarettes'.
2) Clear adhesive label with white printing. 'ALEPHUBIK / Mostello Costes controllo driate s.p.a. 29012 / Fossatello di Carorso (PC) tel. 0523-822344/7 / progetto Phillipe Starke