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1940

  • Work on this object began.

1949

  • Work on this object ended.

1998

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Drawing, Chair, 1940s

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Alfons Bach. It is dated 1940s and we acquired it in 1998. Its medium is graphite on cream tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Alfons Bach. It is credited Gift of Alfons and Anita S. Bach.

Its dimensions are

30.5 × 30.5 cm (12 × 12 in.)

It is inscribed

In graphite, lower left: #38009-201; DESIGNED BY ALFONS BACH

Cite this object as

Drawing, Chair, 1940s; Designed by Alfons Bach (American, b. Germany, 1904–1999); USA; graphite on cream tracing paper; 30.5 × 30.5 cm (12 × 12 in.); Gift of Alfons and Anita S. Bach; 1998-71-111

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