As part of his large collection for Roche Bobois, Jean Paul Gaultier has funked up a traditional Louis XVI style chair, introduced an armchair on wheels and added his signature stripes and imagery to cushions, throw pillows and sofas.
Jean Paul Gaultier for Roche Bobois
Described as « the enfant terrible of French fashion », Jean Paul Gaultier is renowned for shaking up the rulebook, reformulating classics and playing with contradictions.
A true icon of the fashion world, he has reinvented prêt à porter and sent a quiver through Haute Couture with his wit, playfulness and creative talent. His outfits for performers such as Madonna are legendary. He has invented perfumes and is, quite simply, one of the best known and most loved fashion designers all around the world. His sophisticated and poetic collections for Roche Bobois marry fashion and design in perfect fusion.
Florian Armchair in Louis XVI style with Gaultier upholstery:
Structure in solid beech, with tenon and mortise assembly. Traditional upholstery with elastic straps cross webbing suspension and HR foam, back in HR foam. Nails finish or double piping. Many patinas available. Available in all exclusive fabrics from the Roche Bobois collection.
Manufactured in Europe
Dimensions: W. 61 x H. 90 x D. 63 cm (24″w x 35.4″h x 24.8″d)
The square cushion covers are removable. Sizes vary.
The Ben Hur Armchair by Jean Paul Gaultier for Roche Bobois
Structure in poplar plywood with laminated aluminium, covered with polyurethane foam and upholstered in fabric.
Non-flammable foam. Density: seat 45 kg/mc – back 30 kg/mc – armrests 65 kg/mc
Many upholstering options available
Dimensions: W. 76 x H. 74.5 x D. 73 cm (29.9″w x 29.3″h x 28.7″d)
Rugs, sofas and more are also available.
design Studio ROCHE BOBOIS
Nouveaux Classiques Collection
With some exceptions, all Roche Bobois products are available in a large array of materials, colours and dimensions.