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"Sit Down" Armchair

Designer:
Gaetano Pesce (Italian, born La Spezia, 1939)
Manufacturer:
Cassina S.p.A.
Date:
designed 1975, produced 1975–80
Medium:
Plywood, polyurethane foam, cotton-covered polyester upholstery
Dimensions:
H.31-1/8, W.39-1/4, D.32 inches (79.1 x 99.7 x 81.3 cm.) Seat H. 14-1/2 inches (36.8 cm.)
Classification:
Furniture-Wood
Credit Line:
Gift of Cassina S.p.A., 1988
Accession Number:
1988.41.2
Not on view
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part IV: 1975-2000," June 25, 2001–January 6, 2002, no catalogue.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Modern Design," March 30–December 3, 2006.

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