Eisler and Hauner Costela lounge chairs Forma Italy 1960






Eisler & Hauner

Austria, 1913 – 1977
Italy, 1927 – 1997

Read more

Beautiful and iconic ‘Costela’ lounge chairs designed by Carlo Hauner and Martin Eisler and manufactured by Forma, Italy 1960. This is the European version of the Costela chairs, manufactured under license by Forma, Italy. These so called Costela lounge chairs have rosewood plywood ribbed structure supported by a black painted tubular metal frame with brass feet. The chairs are in fantastic original condition and the seats have been newly upholstered in a nice white woven fabric. The Costela chair was an important design for the Brazilian mid century modern movement in the 1950s. It became so popular that even outside Brazil there was a lot of request for it. So they decided to also produce this chair in Europe which was cheaper than shipping the chairs to Europe. The European version is slightly differen but at least as nice. This pair is in stunning condition and looks great with a white woven fabric selected by us.


Like all of our upholstered pieces these can also be newly upholstered to your admiration. Ask our upholstery department for an affordable quote for the item you want customized. We only use the best quality fabrics, foam and materials for all of our items to your choice.

Designer: Carlo Hauner & Martin Eisler
Type: Costela chair
Manufacturer: Forma
Year: 1960
Country: Italy
Materials: Rosewood, metal, upholstery
Condition: Very good, original, new upholstery
Height: 85/40 cm
Width: 70 cm
Depth: 85 cm
Item nr: F20AU21

Holland / Belgium: € 50
Europe: € 150 - 350
Outside Europe: € 900 - 1850

Please contact us for affordable and none profit global shipping quotes. We provide white glove, express and sea freight shipping options. Contact our shipping department for a non-binding shipping quote, you will get a response within 48 hours.

Shipping quote
Everything from our inventory can be customized to your personal wishes, send us a message with your requests. There is almost nothing we can’t do in our in house atelier.

Reupholstery estimation; 750 Euro

Contact us

Items you may like

We source!

Didn't find what you were looking for? Our actual inventory is much bigger than our website shows. So, if there is anything specific you are looking for, please let us know. And if we cannot help you with our current inventory, we can always source an item in our network. We can also advise on similar pieces, colours, and styles.

Contact us

Deal with us!

Our strength lies in a consistent offer of high-quality vintage furniture from all over the world. So, we are consistently looking for pieces to buy as well. We work with a large network of suppliers both private and b2b in order to keep the quality of our collection as high as possible. Variety is important as we serve customers all over the world. We buy all over in Europe and are always into something nice or special to buy. The condition is not of importance as we have our own atelier where we can repair almost everything.

Do you think you have a piece that fits our collection? Feel free to send us a message with pictures and a requested price, by email or WhatsApp. Looking forward to hearing from you soon?

Contact us
Copyright © 2024 MassModernDesign