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Designer:
Verner Panton, (Danish, 1926–1998)  Search this
Manufacturer:
A. Sommer, German, 1898 – 1982  Search this
Gebrüder Thonet  Search this
Medium:
Laminated, molded and stained plywood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 80 × 45 × 50 cm (31 1/2 × 17 11/16 × 19 11/16 in.)
Type:
furniture
Decorative Arts
Chair
Object Name:
Chair
Manufactured in:
Frankenberg, Germany
Date:
Designed 1956, manufactured 1966
Description:
Cantilevered one-piece ribbon-like form of natural brown laminated plywood, the front of base and top of back with arc-shaped edges; sides of seat bent slightly upwards; front feet slightly raised.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
Accession Number:
2017-7-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4bd589d20-702c-4383-988b-bbda91c98a9c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2017-7-1