Thonet Model No. 511 Bentwood Armchair, Vienna Secession, circa 1904

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An iconic armchair of the Vienna Secession movement, the Thonet model no. 511 bent beechwood armchair, featuring stunning lines and beautiful proportions. A design tour de force, it is both simple and complex, with the legs and arms crafted from a single piece of bentwood.
Refinished, with a modern woven cane seat.
Stamped "Thonet" to the underside.

Details

  • Period
    1900-1909
  • Materials and Techniques
    Hand-Woven   Cane
    Stained   Beech
    Bentwood
  • Condition
    Good. The chair refinished. The stain with some mottling, as seen in photos. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
    Dimensions
    41 in. H x 22 in. W x 22.5 in. D
    104 cm H x 56 cm W x 57 cm D
  • Seat Height
    18.25 in. (46 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU89477416503
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in Austin, TX

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