Modern Design /28 March 2004


Herbert von Thaden

lounge chair
Thaden-Jordan Furniture Company
USA, 1947
birch plywood, brass
20 w × 28 d × 40 h in (51 × 71 × 102 cm)

Experimental bent plywood chair with two-position adjustable back. Thaden's chair design was directly developed from his experience in the aviation industry during the second world war including the use of plywood.

estimate: $5,000–7,000
result: $5,310

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