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Armchair, Hector Guimard's Armchair

This is a armchair. It was designed by Hector Guimard.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from The Museum of Modern Art as part of Hector Guimard.

It is dated 1899-1900. Its medium is walnut, leather. It is a part of the department.

It is credited The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Madame Hector Guimard, 311.1949.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 82.3 × 78.1 × 53.3 cm (32 3/8 in. × 30 3/4 in. × 21 in.)

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