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'Wicker Lounge' by Marc Newson, 1990
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Object statement
Lounge, 'Wicker Lounge', wickered rattan / steel, designed by Marc Newson, made by Hawaii-Thai Co Ltd, Australia / Thailand, 1990 / 1991
This lounge was designed by Marc Newson in 1990 and made by the Hawaii-Thai Co Ltd in 1991

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Description
Lounge, 'Wicker Lounge', wickered rattan / steel, designed by Marc Newson, Sydney, Australia, 1990, made by Hawaii-Thai Co Ltd, Bangkok, Thailand, 1991

Lounge of woven wickered rattan surface over a steel subframe. The lounge has an 'organic hourglass' shape, with a recessed central area dipping towards the centre from the front and back and at both ends. One end of the lounge curves upwards, off the floor. The lounge is backless and armless.

Designed: Newson, Marc; Sydney; 1990

Made: Hawaii-Thai Co Ltd; Bangkok, Thailand; 1990 - 1991
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Production date
1990
Height
490 mm
Width
760 mm
Depth
1765 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased 1991

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
Subjects
+ Furniture
+ Australian design
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