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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 in. (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:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
private collection, Berlin (1930–98); (sale, Bukowskis Auktioner, Stockholm, October 28, 1998, no. 756, sold to MMA)

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

A. James Speyer. Mies van der Rohe. Exh. cat., Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, 1968, p. 108.

Ludwig Glaeser. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe: Furniture and Furniture Drawings from the Design Collection and the Mies van der Rohe Archive. Exh. cat., Museum of Modern Art. New York, 1977, p. 24, pl. 9.



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