Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Sand-blasted oak, blackened bronze
18 x 18 x 16 in. (45.7 x 45.7 x 40.6 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Chris Lehrecke
Stool of sand-blasted oak with blackened bronze. Thick, rectangular oak seat with rough surface, seat surface is concave to conform to human figure; seat supported on four square-cut oak legs, along two outer sides of each leg, leg tapers in long curve to flat feet. Top of each leg sheathed in blackened bronze collar that rises to flat, square plate; plate attached to underside of seat with screws. Natural knots in wood appear on side of seat and on legs.
CONDITION: Good; splintered chips in two top corners of seat; stool does not sit level on ground.
Chris Lehrecke. Stool, 1997. Sand-blasted oak, blackened bronze, 18 x 18 x 16 in. (45.7 x 45.7 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Chris Lehrecke, 1997.187.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1997.187.1_bw_IMLS.jpg)
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