London Papardelle

English (London)
designed 1992, manufactured 1993
Designed by Ron Arad (English (born in Israel, 1951))

Object Place: Europe, London, England


105.1 x 40.6 x 108.58 cm (41 3/8 x 16 x 42 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Stainless steel mesh and mild steel

Not On View


Contemporary Art, Europe



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.


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


Reproduced with permission.