Ernest Race Heritage Collection

The Flamingo

A true classic!

Ernest Race designed this beautiful armchair, the Flamingo, back in 1955, but the perfect balance between minimalist elegance and enduring comfort keeps the chair feeling modern to this day. The striking armchair won a Design Centre Award in 1959 due to its skilful use of modern materials. Last but not least, a sofa option is available.

The Flamingo is regarded as a true classic. Ernest Race designed the beautiful armchair back in 1955

Clear

Modules

Single armchair with wooden legs, Single armchair with turned steel legs in black or white, Sofa with wooden legs, Sofa with turned steel legs in black and white

Fact Sheets

Maintenance Guide

Imagebank

Design by Ernest Race

Looking to add the Flamingo to your collection?

Work with our expert team to create your perfect seat with customised finishes and fabrics.

Get in touch

Related products

Heron

Ernest Race continued to investigate new manufacturing processes with the…

The DA & DA6 Sofa

The DA, launched in 1946, was Ernest Race’s interpretation of…

The Rocker

A highly collectable design icon with a very English sense…


Designer
Ernest Race

Ernest Race

As a key figure in twentieth-century British furniture design, Ernest Races’ skill was to use ingenious manufacturing processes to create contemporary furniture from improvised or recycled materials.