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Armchair

Designer:
Gilbert Rohde (American, New York 1894–1944 New York)
Manufacturer:
The Troy Sunshade Company (Troy, Ohio)
Date:
ca. 1935
Medium:
Steel, Bakelite, modern upholstery
Dimensions:
34 3/8 x 23 x 29 1/8 in. (87.3 x 58.4 x 74 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gifts in memory of Emil Blasberg, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.492.3
Not on view
Marking: paper label affixed to rear of proper right arm, considerably abraded: TRO[Y] OHIO/G[IL]BE[RT]ROHDE
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 16, 2000–January 7, extended to February 4, 2001, unnumbered cat. (p. 140).

Newport Beach, Calif. Orange County Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 25–August 19, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Flint, Mich. Flint Institute of Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," September 14–December 16, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," January 11–April 7, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Charlotte, N. C. Mint Museum of Craft and Design. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 3–July 28, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Tulsa, Okla. Philbrook Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," August 23–November 17, 2002, unnumbered cat.

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