Brochure for the Rotunda Chair designed by Lella Vignelli and Massimo Vignelli with David Law (Senior Vice President /Director of Product Design at Vignelli Associates) for Sunar Hauserman in 1979. The Rotunda Chair has two versions. The Guest Chair version is at standard sitting height (32"h x 30"w x 24"d) and the Lounge Chair version is lower and wider and deeper (29"h x 32.75"w x 26"d).

Text from design:Vignelli exhibition label:
Rotonda Chair; SunarHauserman, USA 1979.
This chair’s shape is derived from the natural curve on the fabric stretched between the top and bottom frames. The chair has a tubular steel frame and a molded polyurethane foam cushion covered in fabric.


  • Title: Sunar Hauserman Rotunda Chair [front view]
  • Creator: Vignelli, Lella, Vignelli, Massimo, Vignelli Associates
  • Physical Dimensions: 8 1/2" x 11" (21.59 x 27.94 cm)
  • Medium: lithograph on paper
  • Industry: Furnishings
  • Function: brochures
  • Form: sheets
  • Collection: Massimo and Lella Vignelli papers
  • Client Location: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
  • Client: Sunar Hauserman
  • Category: furniture design

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