Elephant Armchair

by Tacchini


Clean lines and primitive volumes are combined with fine cabinet-making in this iconic armchair, designed by Lebanese designer Karen Chekerdjian for Tacchini. The base is made of turned solid wood, worked and polished to the touch. The frame is made of handcrafted leather with a very comfortable goose-down padded cushion. The Elephant armchair is designed with longevity and sustainability in mind, suitable for private and public spaces from living rooms to reception areas.

The base of the Elephant Armchair is available in either Walnut or Anthracite Grey finishes. The leather frame is available in Black, Dark Brown or Hide finishes. In addition, the seat and backrest cushions can be upholstered in leathers under the Leather and Super Leather collections. Please refer to the Tacchini Upholstery Catalogue under the Features tab and make your selection in the Base Wood Finish, Frame Leather Finish and Upholstery options above, indicating the fabric reference in the "Note to Do Shop" section at the checkoutPlease contact us if you have any questions regarding these options.

The Elephant Collection comprises and armchair and an ottoman.

Karen Chekerdjian

Tacchini is a leading furniture brand from the design and production hotbed of Brianza in northern Italy. Founded in 1967, Tacchini combines impeccable craftsmanship with the creativity of leading international designers to create products with an unmistakable Italian flair, from mid-century classics to cutting-edge contemporary designs.

Design Year

Product Reference

Production & Lead Time
Custom-made to order in approximately 6-8 weeks.
1-2 weeks for shipping, depending on location.

Made in Italy


W 90.2 x D 72 x H 66 x Seat H 33.2 cm

Materials & Finishes
Base: solid wood in Walnut or Anthracite Grey finishes
Frame: hand-crafted leather in Black, Dark Brown or Hide finishes
Cushion: goose down padded upholstered in leathers from the Leather and Super Leather collections - please indicate the fabric reference in the "Note to Do Shop" section at the checkout
For all materials, finishes and upholstery options please refer to the various Tacchini catalogues under Additional Information below

Additional Information
Product Tech Sheet
Tacchini Technical Information Catalogue

Tacchini Materials Catalogue
Tacchini Upholstery Catalogue
Tacchini Maintenance and Care Instructions

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