Enameled Steel Club Chair

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About

A characterful club chair made of enameled steel, with velvet upholstery, in the streamline Modern style. Attributed to the seminal American industrial designer Norman Bel Geddes, whose obsession with aerodynamics is manifested even in his designs for objects which remain stationary in use. That a concern with movement and speed could be purely expressive that is, more symbolic than functional was a defining characteristic of the streamline style.

In very good original condition.

Details

  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Materials and Techniques
    Enameled   Steel
    Upholstery
    Velvet
  • Condition
    Good. Very good original condition, with unobjectionable wear. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    36 in. H x 26.5 in. W x 34 in. D
    91 cm H x 67 cm W x 86 cm D
  • Seat Height
    16 in. (41 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U1103238091543
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2005

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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  • 20th Century Specialists

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