"Cesca" Armchair

A work made of steel, wood, and cane.

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  • A work made of steel, wood, and cane.

Date:

Designed 1928; manufactured 1928/c. 35; design revised c. 1935; this version made 1969/71

Artist:

Designed by Marcel Breuer
American, born Hungary, 1902–1981
Made by Gavina S.p.A.
Italian, founded c. 1960
Retailed by Knoll International, Inc.
New York

About this artwork

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American Art

Artist

Marcel Breuer

Title

"Cesca" Armchair

Origin

Milan

Date

1928

Medium

Steel, wood, and cane

Inscriptions

Labels on base of seat: "GAVINA S.p.A./Mod. Cesca-dis.M.Breuer/MADE IN ITALY"//"KNOll Associates/320 Park Avenue/New York, N.Y. 10022/MADE IN ITALY"

Dimensions

78.1 × 45.7 × 41.3 cm (30 3/4 × 18 × 16 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Knoll International, Inc.

Reference Number

1971.16

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