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Model 71

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Curved back, arched at bottom, continuing into armrests surounding roughly square seat mounted on four chromed tubular steel legs with circular foot pads; back, armrests, and seat upholstered in orange and yellow woven fabric.
Designer
Eero Saarinen, American, b. Finland, 1910 - 1961
Suzanne Huguenin, Swiss, 1916–2008
Manufacturer
Knoll Textiles, New York, New York, USA, founded 1947
Date
1957–65
Credit Line
Gift of Max Pine
Medium
Fiberglass-reinforced plastic, plywood, chromed steel, upholstery, latex foam
Type
furniture
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Armchair
Type
Armchair
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Accession Number
2011-49-1
made in
New York, New York, USA