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Rare 1920s French Paris Metro Second Class Double Sided Wooden Slatted Bench


Rare 1920s second class French Paris Metro slatted wooden freestanding double sided bench, manufactured by Sprague Thomson, circa 1920. Although the majority of the Paris Metro entrances were in the Art Nouveau style, these chairs have more of an Art Deco sensibility. Literature: Le Patrimoine de la RATP Flohic Edition, Charenton-Le-Pont, 1996 pp169.170.


  • Dimensions

    H 36 in. x W 36 in. x D 34 in.

    H 91.44 cm x W 91.44 cm x D 86.36 cm

  • Seat height
    17.5 in. (44.45 cm)
  • Seller location
    New York, NY
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