Ray Eames (Bernice Alexandra Kaiser) (American, 1912-1988). <em>Child's Chair</em>, ca. 1945. Molded plywood, 14 1/4 x 14 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (36.0 x 36.0 x 27.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Modernism Benefit Fund, 1996.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1996.6.jpg)

Child's Chair

Artist:Ray Eames (Bernice Alexandra Kaiser)Charles Eames

Medium: Molded plywood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1945

Dimensions: 14 1/4 x 14 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (36.0 x 36.0 x 27.2 cm)


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

Accession Number: 1996.6

Image: CUR.1996.6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Child's side chair: Molded plywood, metal. Shaped seat and four contoured and slightly splayed legs made of one continuous piece of molded plywood, T-shaped back with heart-shaped cut-out at center, attached to underside of seat by three metal rivets. Condition: Good. Minor scratches on legs. Area of wear on lower seat, back, and along edges of legs and feet.

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