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Chair (Austria), late 19th–early 20th century

This is a Chair. It was manufactured by Gebrüder (Brothers) Thonet. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is wood (bent), caning. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of John Sailer.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 92 x 42.5 x 48 cm (36 1/4 x 16 3/4 x 18 7/8 in.)

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Chair (Austria), late 19th–early 20th century; Manufactured by Gebrüder (Brothers) Thonet (Austria); wood (bent), caning; H x W x D: 92 x 42.5 x 48 cm (36 1/4 x 16 3/4 x 18 7/8 in.); Gift of John Sailer; 1982-55-1

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