Art/ Collection/ Art Object

"Airline" Armchair

Designer:
Kem Weber (American (born Germany) Berlin 1889–1963 Ventura, California)
Manufacturer:
Airline Chair Company (Los Angeles, California)
Date:
ca. 1934
Medium:
Wood, Naugahyde
Dimensions:
H. 31-1/2, W. 24-3/4, D. 33 in. (80 x 62.9 x 83.8 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.600.20
Not on view
John C. Waddell, New York (until 2000; his gift to MMA)

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 16, 2000–January 7, extended to February 4, 2001, unnumbered cat. (p. 139; lent by the John C. Waddell Collection, Promised Gift of John C. Waddell).

Newport Beach, Calif. Orange County Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 25–August 19, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Flint, Mich. Flint Institute of Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," September 14–December 16, 2001, unnumbered cat.

Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," January 11–April 7, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Charlotte, N. C. Mint Museum of Craft and Design. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," May 3–July 28, 2002, unnumbered cat.

Tulsa, Okla. Philbrook Museum of Art. "American Modern, 1925–1940: Design for a New Age," August 23–November 17, 2002, unnumbered cat.

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