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Side Chair

Date:
20th century
Geography:
Made in Berkshire, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Iron, leather
Dimensions:
29 x 14 1/2 x 18 in. (73.7 x 36.8 x 45.7 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. David Lubart Gift, in memory of Katherine J. Lubart, 1944–1975, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.440
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: inscribed on label on seat: The Buffington Auto Folding Chair / Patented April 16, 1912 / To Fold This Chair, Simply Force / The Back Forward / Manufactured by / C. A. Buffington & Co. / [Be]rkshire, N.Y.
William S. Greenspan, New York, until 1979
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