Utility Bar Stool

Image shown in DM finish 

Image shown in DM finish 

Designed by Lucian Ercolani, 1956

The UTILITY BAR STOOL (1956) was originally custom-built as seating for L.Ercolani’s team of designers when sketching in the factory. Today, some seventy years later, the stool remains a favourite of creators everywhere.

A classic characteristic of traditional Windsor craftsmanship, the UTILITY BAR STOOL features tapered, outward-facing legs and a moulded ash seat that accentuates the stool’s agile build. Additionally, the UTILITY BAR STOOL boasts the iconic Windsor wedge & tenon joint — a trademark detail found in many of Lucian Ercolani’s early works.

Manufactured in solid ash, the UTILITY BAR STOOL is offered in nine bespoke finishes, including a soothing natural finish and the new, bold MODERN TONES series by Christian Møller Andersen.

Stains DM Ash DM
Ash (DM)
Vintage Red (VR)
Ochre (OE)
Oceanic (OS)
Original (OG)
Darkened (DA)
Off White (NM)
Warm Grey (WG)
Black (SB)
Product Description

The philosophy behind Lucian Ercolani’s early designs is simple — enduring, timeless design, constructed using humble, straightforward materials and hand-built to last for generations. With these values in mind, Lucian Ercolani created the iconic UTILITY BAR STOOL in 1956, marking a new and defining chapter in British design history.

The UTILITY BAR STOOL is the taller variation of the classic UTILITY COUNTER STOOL, which was originally built as seating for L.Ercolani’s team of designers when sketching in the factory. Today, some seventy years later, the stool remains a favourite of creators everywhere — championed by designers, architects and culinary creatives alike. Ergonomic and subtle, the UTILITY BAR STOOL’s sleek, minimal profile effortlessly lends itself to any number of casual and professional environments — from domestic kitchens to corporate workspaces and beyond.

A classic characteristic of traditional Windsor craftsmanship, the UTILITY BAR STOOL features tapered, outward-facing legs and a moulded ash seat that accentuates the stool’s agile build. Additionally, the UTILITY BAR STOOL boasts the iconic Windsor wedge & tenon joint — a trademark detail found in many of Lucian Ercolani’s early works. In this classic technique, the stool’s legs are extended through the seat and secured with a wedge. These joints are then sanded until they lie flush with the seat to create an incredibly durable, reinforced base, built to withstand the wear and tear of everyday use.

Manufactured in solid ash, the UTILITY BAR STOOL is offered in nine bespoke finishes, including a soothing natural finish and the new, bold MODERN TONES series by Christian Møller Andersen.

Specifications

Product Code
4667

Country of Origin
UK

Product Dimensions
Width: 39cm
Depth: 37cm
Height: 75cm
Seat Height: 75cm
Seat Depth: 37cm

Product Weight
5kg

Assembly
Fully Assembled

Packaged Dimensions
79cm (L) x 43cm (W) x 41cm (H). 6.5kg

Delivered in 15 weeks

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Lifestyle image of Originals Utility Bar Stool
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Lifestyle image of Originals Utility Bar Stool
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