Sori Yanagi“Butterfly” stool model “S-0521/M”

Teak & patinated brass
Manufactured by Tendo Mokko, Japan
With editor’s label with Japanese ideograms
Model designed in 1954
Height: 15 15/16 in. / Length: 15 15/16 in. / Width: 12 in.


ABOUT Sori Yanagi

Portrait of Sori Yanagi



Sori Yanagi (柳宗理) is one of the most important Japanese designers: he is a pioneer in industrial design field and the son of Soetsu Yanagi (1889-1961), father of the Mingei movement. His several designs in every sectors, from electronics to furniture, have brought him an international fame.