Side chair (one of four)
Tage Frid (American, born in Denmark, 1915–2004)
Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island
Overall: 79.4 x 49.8 x 48.3 cm (31 1/4 x 19 5/8 x 19 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cherry with leather. Saber legs, front and rear. Rear stiles form convex curve, in profile; laminated construction. Leather upholstered seat cantilevered over edge of frame. Crest rail supported by rear posts that taper upward from seat.
Inscribed into interior of rear rail: "Tage Frid / 1979"
1979, commissioned from the artist as part of the MFA's Please Be Seated program. (Accession date: June 20, 1979)
Museum purchase with funds donated by the National Endowment for the Arts and the Deborah M. Noonan Foundation