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"Berlin" chair


Gerrit Rietveld ; Gerard A. van de Groenekan


c. 1974 (designed 1923)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Berlin' chair, Gerrit Rietveld      ;    Gerard A. van de Groenekan
"Berlin" chair: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Painted mahogany plywood, linden ash
Size: 42 x 28 x 23 in. (106.68 x 71.12 x 58.42 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 20th century, De Stijl
Inscriptions: Marks branded underneath seat: [H.G.M. / G. A. v.d. Groenekan / De Bilt Nederland]
Physical Description: painted black, white and three shades of gray
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.43
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