Coconut Chair

A work made of fiberglass, aluminum, and nylon and chlorofiber upholstery.

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  • A work made of fiberglass, aluminum, and nylon and chlorofiber upholstery.

Date:

1955

Artist:

Designed by George Nelson
American, 1908–1986
Manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Co.
Zeeland, Michigan, founded 1905
(note: Herman Miller Furniture Co. became Herman Miller Inc. in 1960)

About this artwork

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American Art

Artist

George Nelson

Title

Coconut Chair

Origin

United States

Date

1955

Medium

Fiberglass, aluminum, and nylon and chlorofiber upholstery

Dimensions

85.1 × 40 × 86.4 cm (33 1/2 × 40 × 34 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm, Kay, Kim, and Kyle Kamin

Reference Number

1986.35

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