Object Place: Alexandria, Virginia, United States
80.96 x 50.16 x 51.75 cm (31 7/8 x 19 3/4 x 20 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
White maple, polyester straps (plastic), metal hardware
Not On View
Folding chair made from 2 plywood planks. Inverted U-shaped plank cut to form rear central support, back rest, front legs, stretcher, and arms. Other plank forms seat. Back rest and rear support mushroom-shaped w/ semicircular handle cut through bellow curved crest. Polyester hinges on sides allow strip to arc forward as legs (andarms). Stretcher between front legs. Seat semicircular at outer edge, notched in at leg. Polyester hinge at rear of seat with screws to secure seat to back. Red metal hinges at intersection of seat and legs.
Purchased from the artist through funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Ethan Allen Inc., and the Robert Lehman Foundation (Accession date: November 17, 1982).
Purchased through funds donated by the National Endowment of the Arts, Ethan Allen Inc., and the Robert Lehman Foundation
Reproduced with permission.