Whimsical and full of frivolous optimism. Just some of the words that have been used to describe the iconic Antelope chair that was designed by Ernest Race back in 1951. The chair has a playful sculptural form and ball feet that suggest the period’s molecular and atomic imagery characteristic. The Antelope has won several design awards, and today it is still an obvious choice for cafes, restaurants and offices both indoors and outdoors.
Whimsical and full of frivolous optimism. Just some of the words
Wooden seat, seatpad, back cushion
Design by Ernest Race
As a key figure in twentieth-century British furniture design, Ernest Races’ skill was to use ingenious manufacturing processes to create contemporary furniture from improvised or recycled materials.