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Gerald Summers ; Makers of Simple Furniture, Ltd.


c. 1934

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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Armchair: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Laminated birchwood
Size: 30 x 24 x 34 in. (76.2 x 60.96 x 86.36 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, England
Culture: Europe, England
Style: 20th century, Art Deco
Inscriptions: Label Original label affixed to seat.
Physical Description: Curved seat, back, and arms; cut from a single sheet of plywood and given its final form without joinery of any kind
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.209
Rights: Copyright the artist, artist's estate, or assignees
Artist: Gerald Summers, English, 1899-1967
Role: Designer
Nationality: English
Life Dates: English, 1899-1967

Artist: Makers of Simple Furniture, Ltd., London, England, 1929-1939
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: English
Life Dates: London, England, 1929-1939
Added to Site: February 28, 2009