Long chaiseKnoll Associates
Hungary/USA, c. 1935 / c. 1960
birch plywood, upholstery
53 w x 25½ d x 31½ h in (135 x 65 x 80 cm)
literature: Marcel Breuer Furniture and Interiors, Wilk, ppg. 126-133 Modernism: Modernist Design 1880-1940, Duncan, ppg. 156-157
condition: Side rails near footrest show crude repair, with steel mending plates bolted to underside. Foam is in later stages of rotting, with upholstery showing heavy soiling throughout. Example would benefit from being reupholstered.