It isn't an old design, it's a fairly recent one. But it is the kind of chair that should really be housing a villain from a James Bond film. It has that look and that kind of presence.
Choose from the three colours pictured here, each with that glove-like shape, wool upholstery and a tulip-style base.
It usually retails for £2,195, but right now it is £1,849 at Achica. Not cheap, but definitely cheaper. It is part of a sale of Content By Conran items at Achica, which is definitely worth a browse.