Armchair from the dining room of the Diehl residence, Chicago

 
Armchair from the dining room of the Diehl residence, Chicago
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  • Title :     Armchair from the dining room of the Diehl residence, Chicago
  • Artist:     Kem (Karl Emanuel Martin) Weber Designer Grand Rapids Chair Company Maker
  • Accession:     XX1989.25
  • Country:     United States Grand Rapids Michigan
  • Date:     circa 1928
  • Dimensions:     Inches 40-1/2 21-3/8 20, Centimeters 103.0 54.3 50.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Deco
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.25.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture~Art Deco
Description:
Green painted wood armchair with brown leather upholstery; high-back armchair with thin arms projecting out from the back, abruptly curving down to the seat forming an upside-down L-shape; two horizontal rails parallel the top arm rail on each side; the front legs straight, projecting from the corners of the seat, the rear legs descending from the middle of the rear of the seat, tapering towards the bottom and curving out from the back.