Jens Risom (American, born Denmark, 1916-2016). <em>Lounge Chair, Model 654W</em>, Designed 1941; Manufactured ca. 1946. Birch, cotton webbing, 29 3/4 x 19 7/8 x 28 in.  (75.6 x 50.5 x 71.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 58.121. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 58.121_front_bw_IMLS.jpg)

Lounge Chair, Model 654W

Artist:Jens RisomH. G. Knoll Associates, Inc.

Medium: Birch, cotton webbing

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:Designed 1941; Manufactured ca. 1946

Dimensions: 29 3/4 x 19 7/8 x 28 in. (75.6 x 50.5 x 71.1 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 58.121

Image: 58.121_front_bw_IMLS.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Natural-colored birch armless lounge chair with interwoven strips of brown webbing for seat and back. In elevation: curving, continuous L-shaped back and seat (made of two pieces on each side), supported by four tapering legs that are taller at the front than at the rear. Model 654W.

Brooklyn Museum Logo