Highly stylised high back armchair fully canned available in single or double cane. This piece is characterized by the highly stylised sculptural profile and the cross references between the pentagon design and the use of cane emphasizing the geometric design ethos. Outstanding craftsmanship in relation to the application and or use of cane.
*1760 Dutch Folding bed chair (aka porter's chair) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - Look closely, and you'll see a pair of hinges on the front edge of the seat: this chair could be unfolded and straightened out to form a day bed. Click the pin to see what it looks like then!