while you pull up a seat the aug. five starting of the summer olympics in rio de janeiro it's essential to hardly do better than an original mole chair with its plump calfskin cushions adjustable leather straps and rous jacaranda. in his new brazil brand new: the re overy of 20th-century brazilian furniture (the monacelli press) aric chen contends that the mole & its midcentury cohorts a unadorned sampling of which are highlighted under deserve a unadorned place a number of the u. s.
a. ' ation different icons equivalent to copacabana samba the amazon & the nut. furniture , midcentury style , tastemakers. as the olympic means we salute the host united states of america' ine overlooked midcentury gners & some of their dramatic chairs.