The Adelphi Lounge features a strong angular profile and sweeping curvature of the wood frame. The lounge is shown in J. Robert Scott’s proprietary Ombré finishing technique.
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 01, 2011
J. Robert Scott, Inc. the internationally known luxury furniture and textile manufacturer announces that the United States Patent Office has issued a design patent for the Adelphi Lounge Chair. (U.S. Design Patent No. D638,229).
The company, under the leadership of President, Founder, and Hall-of-Fame designer, Sally Sirkin Lewis introduced the lounge in 2010. The Adelphi Lounge features a strong angular profile and sweeping curvature of the wood frame. The lounge is shown in J. Robert Scott’s proprietary Ombré finishing technique which produces a color transition of subtle gradients in intensity and shade from light to dark. The innovative Ombré finish concept results in one-of-a-kind examples of Furniture as Art. In addition, a Utility Patent has been filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, to safeguard the decorative finish. http://www.uspto.gov/
J. Robert Scott has established a rich brand heritage of excellence and authenticity in the design world, and continues to influence the community with the development of Ombré which joins the group of finish options offered by the company. Each item of furniture finished in the Ombré technique is signed and dated by designer Sally Sirkin Lewis, further enhancing the collectability of her work in the field. The U.S. Design Patent on the Adelphi Lounge joins a long list of Ms. Lewis’ designs that have been granted patents over her nearly 40 year career.
About Sally Sirkin Lewis and J. Robert Scott, Inc.
J. Robert Scott, Inc. the luxury home furnishings manufacturer was founded in 1972 in Los Angeles by Hall of Fame designer Sally Sirkin Lewis. The company was born out of Ms. Lewis’ desire to provide her clients with contemporary, well made furnishings that met her uncompromising standards of quality and beauty. Her understated, signature style has become known as “California Design.” To this day, she serves as the President of the company, which has established itself as an influential design force around the world, with company owned showrooms in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Dallas, and London, and representation in 27 cities in 18 countries.
Throughout her career, Ms. Lewis has been awarded more than 150 U.S. Design patents for her furnishings which are manufactured by hand in the 100,000 square foot factory in Inglewood, California. Through her guidance and direction, J. Robert Scott has gained recognition as an exceptional resource for custom design furniture. It is rare to find a company that can modify any of their existing items, or create an entirely new piece, tailored to the specific needs of their clientele. It is not unusual to see skilled craftsmen, many of whom have been with Ms. Lewis for more than 20 years, hand sewing the edges of a sofa or patiently applying gold leafing to a console. The techniques used are the traditional construction methods that date back to the Renaissance, these talented craftsmen are truly modern day artisans.
J. Robert Scott is well known in the interior design industry for utilizing rare and exotic veneers, as well as Shagreen, snake and goatskin parchment in the manufacturing of its products. The textile division offers a distinctive range of hand-woven silks, silk mohair, wools, velvets and JRS Superkidskinä among nearly 900 couture-quality luxury fabrics, in the most appealing and contemporary colorways. Furniture and textiles designed by Sally Sirkin Lewis for J. Robert Scott are instantly recognized for their beauty and valued for their quality, the essence of the company’s philosophy that good design is timeless.
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