A Suitable Case

Case for London Papardelle

English (London)
1994
Ron Arad (English (born in Israel, 1951))


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Dimensions

107.31 x 44.13 x 119.06 cm (42 1/4 x 17 3/8 x 46 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1994.72.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Chair: woven polished stainless steel mesh and blackened mild steel. Crate: plywood with metal hinge and screws. Low chair formed from a continuous section of woven polished stainless steel mesh; its sides edged with blackened mild steel. A flexible section of mesh overhangs the top of the chair back. The foot consists of another elongated section of mesh which can be rolled up to form a footrest. Crate is veneered plywood; its shape conforms to that of the chair. The upper and lower sections are hinged at the foot.

Provenance

Sold by the artist's agent, Theo Theodorou, Dulwich, London to the MFA. (Accession date: April 14, 1994)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.