Early Pair of Tubular Metal Chairs by Andre Sornay, ca.1929

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Andre Sornay (1902-2000).
Pair of chrome-plated tubular metal armchairs by Andre Sornay,
France, circa 1929.
Ref: Thierry Roche, p. 79.
Dimensions: 18.5 W x 21 D x 18 /32 H.

Reupholstered in velvet.
Details
Creator
Andre Sornay (Designer)
In the Style Of
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
1920s
Period
1920-1929
Materials and Techniques
Other   Metal
Chrome
Condition
Good. Original chrome finish with pitting consistent with age.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
32 in. H x 18.5 in. W x 21 in. D
81 cm H x 47 cm W x 53 cm D
Seat Height
18 in. (46 cm)
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
2
Reference Number
U111010912762
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  • 20th Century Specialists

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