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Poulpe Stool Prototype, 1982

This is a Stool prototype. It was designed by Philippe Starck. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 2013. Its medium is cast aluminum, textile upholstery (seat). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Irwin R. Berman and Linda Berman. It is credited The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 42.9 x 60.8 cm (16 7/8 x 23 15/16 in.)

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Poulpe Stool Prototype, 1982; Designed by Philippe Starck (French, b. 1949); France; cast aluminum, textile upholstery (seat); H x diam.: 42.9 x 60.8 cm (16 7/8 x 23 15/16 in.); The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection; 2013-50-4

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