Uhuru Design (2003-Present). <em>Standard Side Chair</em>, designed and made 2009. Steel, beech, aluminum, oil-based enamel paint, 39 3/4 x 17 3/4 x 21 3/4 in. (101 x 45.1 x 55.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Uhuru Design, 2009.30. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2009.30_PS1.jpg)

Standard Side Chair

Artist:Uhuru DesignDavid GaynorBill HilgendorfJason HorvathMaria Cristina Rueda

Medium: Steel, beech, aluminum, oil-based enamel paint

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:designed and made 2009

Dimensions: 39 3/4 x 17 3/4 x 21 3/4 in. (101 x 45.1 x 55.2 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 2009.30

Image: 2009.30_PS1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Purple, wooden Louis XVI-style oval chair back with floral and acanthus leaf carved decoration at crest, back inset with metal mesh; gadrooning on outer rim of front, columnar downward tapering fluted back legs, slightly bulbous sabot. Flat trapezoidal metal seat that flares toward front, welded squared continual legs and stretcher at ground level. Seat attached at back with four exposed screws. Condition: new/ unused.

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