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1969

  • Work on this object began.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

  • We exhibited this object.

2020

  • You found it!

UP 5 Donna Chair, 1969

This is a chair. It was designed by Gaetano Pesce and produced by Cassina and Busnelli Italia (C & B). It is dated 1969 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is polyurenthane foam, fabric. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Estate of Frederick N. Babbish. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Frederick N. Babbish.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 92 x 110 x 120cm (36 1/4 x 43 5/16 x 47 1/4in.)

Cite this object as

UP 5 Donna Chair, 1969; Designed by Gaetano Pesce (Italian, b. 1939); Italy; polyurenthane foam, fabric; H x W x D: 92 x 110 x 120cm (36 1/4 x 43 5/16 x 47 1/4in.); Gift of the Estate of Frederick N. Babbish; 1991-94-13

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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