Pair of String Chairs by Allan Gould

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A rare lounge chair designed by Allan Gould, circa 1952. Featuring a birch frame with string seat and back.

An interesting combination of materials representative of Post-War design.

In nice vintage condition with a warm patina.

Please Note: One of the chairs has sold and one remains available.

Details

  • Period
    1950-1959
  • Materials and Techniques
    Birch
    String
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    30.75 in. H x 24.75 in. W x 26.75 in. D
    78 cm H x 63 cm W x 68 cm D
  • Seat Height
    15 in. (38 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Cambridge, MA
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU95333572622
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 10 hours

Located in Cambridge, MA

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