Long chair

about 1936
Designed by Marcel Breuer (1902–1981), Manufactured by Isokon Furniture Company (London)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 78.1 x 62.2 x 142.2 cm (30 3/4 x 24 1/2 x 56 in.)

Accession Number

1990.104

Medium or Technique

Laminated birch wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Bent plywood, laminated wood. Low long chair with curved plywood body tapering slightly at foot, attached to a curving frame with mortice and tenon joints at head and foot. Frame curves back under foot to form support runners from which the curving arm rests rise. Stretcher under lowest part of seat. Vertical section of arm rests have buttresses; cross-section is T-shaped.

Inscription

'Made in Estonia' impressed on edge of foot rest.

Credit Line

European Decorative Arts Curator's Fund