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Radiaver Radiator, ca. 1937

This is a Radiator. It was designed by René Coulon and manufactured by Saint-Gobain glassworks. It is dated ca. 1937 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is glass, crome-plated metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from James Ford Fund.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 59 x 43 x 14.8 cm (23 1/4 x 16 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Radiaver Radiator, ca. 1937; Designed by René Coulon (1908 – 1997); France; glass, crome-plated metal; H x W x D: 59 x 43 x 14.8 cm (23 1/4 x 16 15/16 x 5 13/16 in.); Museum purchase from James Ford Fund; 1990-102-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition IDEO Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection.

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