Tulip Chair


Designed by Eero Saarinen
Manufactured by Knoll

Designed by Eero Saarinen the Tulip chairs are a timeless piece that compliments any surrounding. Made as an answer to Saarinen wanting to create chairs with only one leg, the Tulip’s iconic design has gone on to inspire many other designs. Seemingly one piece, the chair is made up of a variety of carefully selected and coated materials that add to the craftsmanship of the piece.

Tulip Chair may be upholstered in a range of fabrics selected by Knoll. Please see materials section below or enquire for further details.



Dimensions: Tulip chair Height: 81cm x Width: 49cm x Depth: 53cm Seat height: 49cm

Tulip armchair Height: 81cm x Width: 68cm x Depth: 59cm Seat height: 49cm

Available with swivel base.

Tulip may be upholstered in a range of fabrics selected by Knoll. Cushions available in a wide range of KnollTextiles and Spinneybeck leathers®. Seat shell is molded fiberglass. Base is heavy moulded cast aluminium with white, black or grey paint.
Please see PDF below:

Knoll Material Guide >

Delivery information


Made-to-order: 6-8 weeks.
Orders over £1000 free for Mainland UK.
Non-Mainland UK and International options available.
Please enquire for further details.


Design classic from Saarinen who vowed to address the "ugly, confusing, unrestful world" he observed underneath chairs and tables the so-called "slum of legs."

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