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Laverne T-Chair by Katavolos, Littell and Kelley

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Early production T-chair in chrome-plated and enameled steel with original black leather sling, designed by Pratt alums William Katavolos, Ross Littell, and Douglas Kelley. A cornerstone of the acclaimed Laverne International "New Furniture" collection of 1952. From the family of the original owner, purchased circa 1955. A lovely example with great character and perfect shaping to the leather sling. Provenance: Estate of Edgar Bartolucci, New Bauhaus-trained designer and co-creator of the "Barwa" lounge chair.

Details

  • Condition
    Good. Good original condition with some wear consistent with age and use. The chrome is still gleaming. The leather sling is completely intact and supple, with areas of wear to the black along edges and seat, a constituent of the character and age. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 31.5 in. x W 23 in. x D 23 in.

    H 80.01 cm x W 58.42 cm x D 58.42 cm

  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Item location

    1stdibs Gallery at 200 LEX

    200 Lexington Avenue

    New York, NY 10016

  • Reference number
    LU828510798183

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