Compare Original Version and our Reproduction Barcelona Chair
Putting Original Barcelona Chair and our Reproduction Barcelona Chair together
Below shows the picture when putting Original Barcelona Chair and our Reproduction Barcelona Chair together.
White one is the Original version Barcelona Chair, Black one is our Reproduction
Four differences between Original Barcelona Chair and our Reproduction Barcelona Chair
There are mainly 4 differences between Original Barcelona Chair and our Reproduction Barcelona Chair.
1. Frame size
The original Barcelona Chair has a smaller size than our Reproduction version, and the thickness is comparatively smaller too, which makes the total weight of Original Barcelona Chair less than our Reproduction.
2. Cushions size
The cushions of Original Barcelona Chair is much smaller, and thinner, only 7cm thickness. Our reproduction Barcelona chair can be 8-10cm in the thickness.
From the real experiences of our customers, the smaller sized frame and cushions actually are not as comfortable as the bigger version, especially for fat or tall persons.
Another crucial point is that: in the original Barcelona Chair, the edge of cushions are level with the top of the frame, but our cushions are higher than the frame edge, so customers can lean their heads onto the top of the cushion without worrying collide with the beam.
3. Leather type
For Original Barcelona Chair, they only have one type of leather which is Spinneybeck leather, but we can offer various type of leather and colors to meet your different requirements.
4. Leather quality
For the leather of Original Barcelona Chair, it is well known that the quality is great, otherwise how could one spend $5000 on a chair.
Our reproduction Barcelona Chair can be with various leather quality, the best quality can match the leather quality of Original Barcelona Chair with a price of only 1/2.
Many customers buying replacement cushions from us for their original Barcelona Chair told us, their chairs had been used for decades before sinking or breaking.
The pictures below are from a customer who sent to us in order to do the replacement.