Object Place: Alexandria, Virginia, United States
83.82 x 52.39 x 54.61 cm (33 x 20 5/8 x 21 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cherry, polyester straps (plastic), metal hardware
Not On View
Folding chair made from two 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 below curved crest; polyester hinges on sides allow strip to arc forward as legs (and arms). 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. 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 though funds donated by the National Endowment for the Arts, Ethan Allen, Inc., and the Robert Lehman Foundation
Reproduced with permission.