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Rocking chaise, model no. 7500


August Thonet ; Gebrüder Thonet


c. 1880-1883

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G378
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: Thoroughly Modern
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Bent and turned beechwood, caning
Size: 32 x 68 3/4 x 26 1/2 in. (81.28 x 174.63 x 67.31 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, Austria
Culture: Europe, Austria
Style: 19th century, Art Nouveau
Physical Description: Bent back, long curved seat, curved rockers and arm rests
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.262
Artist: August Thonet, Austro-Hungarian, 1829-1910
Role: Designer
Nationality: Austro-Hungarian
Life Dates: Austro-Hungarian, 1829-1910

Artist: Gebrüder Thonet, Frankenberg, Germany, est. 1849
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: German
Life Dates: Frankenberg, Germany, est. 1849
Added to Site: February 28, 2009