The Lucky, Plucky Chairs


Published by Vitra Design Museum, The Lucky, Plucky Chairs is a unique fairytale about the adventures of eight Thonet chairs. Written by Rolf Fehlbaum and illustrated by Maria Kalman, the exceptional children’s book is complemented by an informative glossary of 22 most innovative chairs of the past 150 years.

When a set of eight classic old No. 14 Thonet chairs are threatened with certain doom, their ingenuity saves the day! Together they discover not only a way to escape but a world of the most wonderful and imaginative chairs from around the globe. The Thonets discover, too, that they have a talent for the stage!