The Bensen Torii Chair is perfect for your work or home space. Sleek wood, and curved lines give an elegant feel to this multi purpose chair. As always, Bensen delivers state of the art and cutting edge design. Made in Italy.
BENSEN Torii Chair with Wood Seat
Torii is a simple yet subtly sophisticated wood chair, defined by its closely spaced back legs, broad seat, and small arched backrest. Its minimal appearance and simple construction hide a surprising amount of comfort and sturdiness. Torii is the Japanese name for the characteristic wood entrance arches to Shinto shrines in Japan, and translates directly into English as "bird perch". This motif perfectly describes the chairs distinct proportions and traditional joinery. The rails of the chairs under-structure are connected using concealed wood dowels, and the seat is secured with guiding dowels and specialized metal fittings. The arched back rest is cleverly joined to each back leg with two long steel dowels and epoxy glue. This ensures this critical joint will not fail or crack, while allowing to keep the material thin and light.
Please give us a call to discuss your vision or if you'd like help figuring out the best color and material. We're happy to help. Free threshold delivery in most cases; please allow 8-12 weeks for delivery. Each piece is made to order for your home by Bensen in Italy.
W 19¼” D 19¼” H 30”