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Boppard chair


Michael Thonet


c. 1836-1840

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Boppard chair, Michael Thonet
Side chair: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Furniture | Bent and laminated wood, walnut veneer, cane
Size: 33 1/4 x 16 7/8 x 19 in. (84.46 x 42.86 x 48.26 cm)
Creation Place: Germany (Prussia)
Culture: Germany (Prussia)
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: top of back support slightly curved; central back support bar is made up of two U-shapes with three lozenges between; cane seat; curved bent wood legs, feet and side supports
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of funds from the Decorative Arts Council with proceeds from the 2004 Antiques Show and Sale
Accession Number: 2005.117
Artist: Michael Thonet, German (Prussian), 1796-1871
Role: Designer
Nationality: German (Prussian)
Life Dates: German (Prussian), 1796-1871
Added to Site: March 1, 2009