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Child's chair

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Child's semi-circular chair in red-painted plywood; pierced with slats allowing for adjustable flat seat and additional parts to be removed and reinserted at various hights; curved table top inserted in chair.
Designer
Kristian Vedel, Danish, 1923 – 2003
Manufacturer
Torben Ørskov & Co., Espergærde, Denmark, founded 1953
Date
ca. 1957
Credit Line
Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler
Medium
Bent and painted beech plywood
Type
furniture
Decorative Arts
Child's chair
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Accession Number
2007-37-2
manufactured in
Copenhagen, Denmark
Restrictions & Rights
© Kristian Vedel Design