Sofa by Emiel Veranneman, 1970
World Exhibition in Osaka model
The Osaka sofa chair was designed by Emiel Veranneman for the Belgian pavilion at the 1970 Wold Exhibition in Osaka, Japan. These sofa is a combination of traditional Flemish woodwork with Asian influences. By their wide appearance and round back this sofa gets a very strong character and expression. The wooden frame emphasizes this sturdy expression. The dark stained wood makes a wonderful combination with the dark brown leatherette upholstery.