Stacking chair | Dorotheum

Dorotheum-Stacking chair

Estimated value: 2200-2600 EUR

Auction:
Design

Sales date: 2002-11-12

Location:
Vienna, Austria

Lot number: 314

Design

Frei Otto
Launched in 1967
Manufacturer Karl Fröscher & Co.

Architonic id

4102177

An assembly stacking chair, designed by Frei, Otto 1967, for the German Pavilion at the Universal Exhibition in Montreal, Canada, manufactured by Karl Fröscher & Co. OHG/Steinheim Murr/Germany, 1967, ash frame, the seat and the backrest covered with natural coloured canvas, iron bolts and screws, height 77.5 cm, width 49.5 cm, depth 49.5 cm, height of seat 47 cm.
Excellent original condition with slight traces of wear.
Lit. Neue Möbel , vol. 9, Hatje Verlag Stuttgart 1969, p. 31 (repr.) - Neu, Donationen und Neuerwerbungen 1988/89, Die Neue Sammlung, Staatliches Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Munich 1990, pp. 252/53 (repr.) - IL 17, Ludwig Glaeser, the work of frei otto and his teams 1955–1976, Institut für leichte Flächentragwerke, Stuttgart 1978.