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Child's Chair

Decorative Arts and Design

MEDIUM Molded plywood
DATES ca. 1945
DIMENSIONS 14 1/4 × 14 1/4 × 10 3/4 in. (36.2 × 36.2 × 27.3 cm) mount: 12 × 14 1/2 × 14 1/2 in. (30.5 × 36.8 × 36.8 cm)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Modernism Benefit Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Child's side chair: Molded plywood, metal. Shaped seat and four contoured and slightly splayed legs made of one continuous piece of molded plywood, T-shaped back with heart-shaped cut-out at center, attached to underside of seat by three metal rivets. Condition: Good. Minor scratches on legs. Area of wear on lower seat, back, and along edges of legs and feet.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Ray Eames (Bernice Alexandra Kaiser) (American, 1912–1988). Child's Chair, ca. 1945. Molded plywood, 14 1/4 × 14 1/4 × 10 3/4 in. (36.2 × 36.2 × 27.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Modernism Benefit Fund, 1996.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1996.6.jpg)
IMAGE overall, CUR.1996.6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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