Meet the Lounge Chair That’s Starred in Hundreds of Adult Films
Hey, it was specifically designed for “relaxation”
You’re not gonna want to sit down for this.
Art publisher Edition Monumental recently released We Don’t Embroider Cushions Here, a limited-edition photo tome documenting the sordid history behind the LC4 chaise lounge chair and its hundred-plus appearances in adult films.
Cushion (5 images)
According to the publishers, the lounger — designed by Charlotte Perriand and Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier — has become the “f*ck-prop” of the porn industry … possibly because you can recline in a myriad of ways. Hey, it was specifically “designed for relaxation.”
“Our main interest [in the book] was to showcase an interesting and unseen trajectory of a piece of design,” authors Augustine and Josephine Rockebrune told Hyperallergic.
Why the title? Le Corbusier, who was kind of a d*ck, rifled through Perriand’s early drawings during an interview and sniffed, “We don’t embroider cushions here.”
Cushions is available as a limited-edition hardcover of 500 copies.