Armchair

French
1932
Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann (French, 1879–1933)


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

53.34 x 46.99 cm (21 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1986.150

Medium or Technique

Wood, rush

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Seating and beds

Beech (?) with rush seat and back. Low-backed armchair with slender, shaped legs joined near seat by thin stretchers. Seat and back covered with rush in simple woven pattern. Chair back has curved top and pierced half-circle near top. Designed for “Rendez-vous des pecheurs des truites” (Trout Fishermen’s Retreat).

Credit Line

Gift of Anthony Delorenzo, Delorenzo Gallery