"Hyaline" Adjustable Lounge Chair

Artist:Fabio Lanci

Medium: Colorless glass, stainless steel, urethane rolls, leather

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1968

Dimensions: 28 x 27 1/2 x 35 1/2 in. (71.1 x 69.9 x 90.2 cm) Cushions: 4 1/2 x 7 in. (11.4 x 17.8 cm)


Accession Number: 74.194.3

Catalogue Description:
"Hyaline" adjustable Lounge chair. Sides are two thick clear glass rectangular sheets with corners rounded, each resting on two small black coasters. This seat is hung at the top by stainless steel discs, which slip over top edge of glass sides. The seat is also locked at the bottom into the glass sides by stainless steel discs. The seat is formed of eight joined urethane rolls, which are upholstered with light brown leather. Top and bottom rolls are of larger diameter than others. CONDITION - Tiny flaw in seat covering to right of center on bottom roll. Second roll from top has dark discoloration, Approximately 1 1/2 round.

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