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Pair of Congo Chairs by Theo Ruth for Artifort

Info

Netherlands, 1950s

Created in 1952 by the Dutch designer Theo Ruth, these beechwood Congo chairs feature tension-set construction. The separate back and seat interlock, without screws, like pieces of a three-dimensional puzzle.

 

Condition

Good. Very good vintage condition, but could use reupholstering.

Measurements

Height: 32
Width: 21.5"
Depth: 30"
Seat height: 15"

Specifications

Materials/Techniques:
Beech, Upholstery