Armchair

 
Armchair
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  • Title :     Armchair
  • Artist:     Gerald Summers Designer Makers of Simple Furniture Maker
  • Accession:     85.11.16
  • Country:     Great Britain London
  • Date:     circa 1934
  • Dimensions:     Inches 35 30 24, Centimeters 88.9 76.2 61.0
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.11.16 .JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Armchair made from a single piece of laminated birch; the wood is heated and then bent into the shape to form a curved top rail with central splat and curvilinear armrests, on four curved legs.