Vitra Grand Repos Lounge Chair


Grand Repos introduces a new degree of comfort to the world of home furniture: its backrest and seat surface can be moved to different opening angles – from a comfortable sitting position to a relaxed reclined position – by means of a synchronous mechanism hidden in the interior of the upholstery. The armchair can be locked into any desired position.

  • Base: Polished Aluminium or Black
  • Upholstery
  • Fabric Cosy Pebble Grey, Fossil, Nutmeg, Classic Grey and Merino Black - Cross Stitch Seam (See Cosy samples here)
  • Leather Nero, Asphalt, Chocolate, Red, Sand or Snow - Contrast Stitch Seam
  • Leather NaturalCaramel, Chocolate or Dark Sand - No Contrast Seam
  • Material: Fabric - 80% Wool & 20% Polyamide or Leather, Die-Cast or powder-coated aluminium base, moulded polyurethane foam upholstery with belted plastic frame, neck cushion filled with feathers
  • Dimensions: Height: 1100mm, Depth: 810mm, Width: 740mm, Seat Height: 410mm
  • Delivery Time:8/10 weeks
  • ** A selection of Ottomans are available to accompany the Vitra Grand Repos Armchair. All fabric details can be viewed on the Data Sheet below
Designed By

Antonio Citterio was born in the Italian city of Meda in 1950. He opened his own studio in 1972 and completed his degree in architecture at the Polytechnic University of Milan in 1975. He has created some modern masterpieces with companies such as Kartell, Vitra, Flos and many more. In his long career he has been awarded numerous awards, including the Compasso d'Oro in 1987 and 1995. He was named 'Royal Designer for Industry' by the London-based Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce in 2008.