▶ Series: Design Icons (01) Thonet Nr. 14 Chair,1859 | euromaxx - YouTube

In the first episode of our series on German design icons that have made a global splash. We begin with the Thonet No. known as the bistro chair that has become one of the best-selling chairs ever made.

▶ Bending wood @ THONET - YouTube

Visiting the furniture factories of THONET with Heering Office and a group of designers. Frankenberg am Eder, Germany, March Mark Bruin assist the .

▶ Design furniture by TON - YouTube

Brand new video from TON furniture factory. We bring you the best shots from whole manufacture process.

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seat patent

Wooden rods into steam chambers

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In The Making at the Design Museum. Curated by award-winning British designers Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, this exhibition captures twenty-four objects mid-manufacture.

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Durability test of a Michael Thonet chair, circa 1920

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simplified 18 patent