Among the first bar stool to be mass-produced, Michael Thonet's steam-bent wood barstool quickly became an icon widely seen all over 19th-century Paris, Vienna and Berlin. Our Michael Thonet designed No.18 original kitchen stool in white is currently all the rage but this sophisticated barstool is so classic, so iconic, it never goes out of style.
Our original Michael Thonet white No.18 designer stool is offered in a taller, commercial height stool (75cm) and a kitchen dining chair. If you are looking to update your kitchen chairs and kitchen barstools, employing the same design can create a unified, refined design.
Michael Thonet’s No.18 stool is widely regarded as the archetypal European café stool and this iconic stool informed every bentwood design that came after it. First created in 1876, the Michael Thonet No.18 barstool earned its place as a bentwood classic and a much lauded part of design history.
German born Thonet established and cemented the construction of ready-made bentwood furniture designs. The No.18 kitchen stool in white is steeped in European history & carries the long tradition of bentwood furniture classics in to today. Our expertly constructed Vienna cafe stool(68cm), here in white Beechwood, is a Michael Thonet original and a great addition to your kitchen or counter dining. Thonet’s legacy of bentwood furniture designs are currently experiencing an resurgence in popularity given their high quality, affordable chic style.