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85/1835 Chair, 'Red and Blue Chair', painted wood, designed by Gerrit Rietveld, Holland, 1917-1918, reproduced / made by Cassina, Italy, c.1984
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Object statement
Chair, 'Red and Blue Chair', painted wood, designed by Gerrit Rietveld, Holland, 1917-1918, reproduced / made by Cassina, Italy, c.1984
Designed unpainted in 1918 and then painted version made in 1923 for the Schroder house; the geometric lines and bold colors express the cubist design style adapted by Rietveld.

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Description
Chair, 'Red and Blue Chair', painted wood, designed by Gerrit Rietveld, Holland, 1917-1918, reproduced / made by Cassina, Italy, c.1984
Designed: 1917 - 1918

Made: 1979 - 1989
85/1835
Production date
1917 - 1918
Height
875 mm
Width
665 mm
Depth
670 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased 1985

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.
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