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Designer: Hans Wegner, Danish, 1914–2007
Manufacturer: Johannes Hansen
Client: Knoll Inc., American, founded 1938

Armchair

designed 1949; this example 1971

Teak and woven cane

30 1/2 × 24 1/2 × 18 1/4 in. (77.5 × 62.2 × 46.4 cm)
Millicent Todd Bingham Fund
1971.67.4a
Geography: 
Made in East Greenville, Pennsylvania
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Danish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Furniture
Provenance: 

Knoll International, Inc., New York, N.Y.; Millicent Todd Bingham Fund.

Bibliography: 

Patricia E. Kane, 300 Years of American Seating Furniture Chairs and Beds from the Mabel Brady Garvan and Other Collections at Yale University (Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1976), 284-285, no. 270, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.