Carl E. Meyerhoefer (German, 1908-1995). <em>Child's Chair, "Lewytoy" line</em>, May 22, 1945 (patent). Chromed tubular steel, particle board, 26 x 12 x 16 1/2 in. (66.0 x 30.5 x 41.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler, 2011.44.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2011.44.2.jpg)

Child's Chair, "Lewytoy" line

Artist:Carl E. MeyerhoeferLewyt Corporation

Medium: Chromed tubular steel, particle board

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:May 22, 1945 (patent)

Dimensions: 26 x 12 x 16 1/2 in. (66.0 x 30.5 x 41.9 cm)


Accession Number: 2011.44.2

Image: CUR.2011.44.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Lightweight, diminutive child’s chair with cantilevered seat. Chromed tubular steel frame with cantilevered red seat of particle board, red particle board seat back, reverse of seat back with horizontal light colored wooden batten for strength.

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