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

$8,500

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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

  • Creator
    Gebrüder Thonet Vienna GmbH (Designer),Thonet (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 41 in. (104.14 cm)Width: 22 in. (55.88 cm)Depth: 22.5 in. (57.15 cm)Seat Height: 18.25 in. (46.36 cm)
  • Style
    Vienna Secession (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Beech,Bentwood,Cane,Hand-Woven,Stained
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1900-1909
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1904
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading. The chair refinished. The stain with some mottling, as seen in photos.
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU89477416503

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    Ships From: Austin, TX
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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Located in Austin, TX

Founded in 2001, Lotus Gallery offers a carefully curated selection of furniture, jewelry, sculpture and works of art spanning millennia, continents and cultures. Although it seeks out beauty in all its forms, they specialize in Asian antiquities, especially Chinese pieces from the Han and Tang dynasties and chinoiserie. Based in Austin, Texas, Lotus Gallery caters to a worldwide clientele through their gallery and participation in fairs and shows throughout the year.

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