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"Hogestoel" highback chair


Gerrit Rietveld ; Gerard A. van de Groenekan


1955 (designed 1919)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Hogestoel' highback chair, Gerrit Rietveld      ;    Gerard A. van de Groenekan
"Hogestoel" highback chair: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Painted beechwood
Size: 36 x 25 1/2 x 24in. (91.4 x 64.8 x 61cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 20th century, De Stijl
Inscriptions: Marks [H.G.M.G.A. v.d. Groenekan De Bilt Nederland] branded on underside of seat
Physical Description: Beech, painted white and blue
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.71
Rights: © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / PICTORIGHT, The Netherlands
Artist: Gerrit Rietveld, Dutch, 1888-1964
Role: Designer
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1888-1964

Artist: Gerard van de Groenekan, Dutch, 1904-1994
Role: Maker
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1904-1994
Added to Site: February 28, 2009