Dimensions

Width 41 cm
Depth 50 cm
Height 108.5 cm
Weight 5 kg
Gross weight 8 kg
Seat height 75 cm

Materials

Backrest material Woven Cane
Frame finish B01 Beech
Frame material Beech Wood
Seat upholstery Aspect ACT01 Atacama

Specification

Volume 0.29 m3
Year of design 1930

Stool in solid steam bent beech, designed by Josef Hoffmann in 1930.

A timeless and modern design gives the N. 811 stool an incredible comfort and lightness. Available in three versions: seat and back in Vienna straw, upholstered seat and back in Vienna straw, upholstered seat and back.


Josef Hoffmann

Josef Hoffmann (Brtnice, Moravia, 1870 - Vienna 1956) architect, attended the Staatsgewerbeschule of Brno. In 1892 he moved to Vienna to complete his training at the Academy of Fine Arts, where he was a pupil of Otto Wagner.

In 1898 he became one of the founders of the Viennese secession, and later, of the Wiener Werkstätte together with Joseph Maria Olbrich.

The slightly anachronistic aspect of Hoffmann's work left him at the margins of the currents of the new architecture, the critical debate and the crisis from which international rationalism emerged.

In 1912 he founded the Österreichischer Werkbund, which in 1920 became the Austrian section of the Deutscher Werkbund.


Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH (GTV) is part of a great European history that merges tradition and innovation, renewing its style lines through continuous project research.