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"MR" Stool

Designer:
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (American (born Germany), Aachen 1886–1969 Chicago, Illinois)
Manufacturer:
Berliner Metallgewerbe Josef Muller
Date:
1927–30
Medium:
Nickel-plated steel, lacquered cane
Dimensions:
H. 17-3/4, W. 19-1/2, D. 17-1/2 inches (45.1 x 49.5 x 44.5 cm.)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation Gift, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.17
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
1930-1998: Private collection, Berlin. 10/28/1998: sold at auction, Bukowski's Auktioner (auction 509, lot 0756)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Significant Objects," November 26, 2002–May 2, 2004, no catalogue.

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