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1940

  • Work on this object began.

1949

  • Work on this object ended.

1998

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

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Drawing, Slat Chair

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 Anita S. Bach and Alfons Bach. It is credited Gift of Alfons and Anita S. Bach.

Its dimensions are

30.4 × 30.2 cm (11 15/16 × 11 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Slat Chair; Designed by Alfons Bach (American, b. Germany, 1904–1999); USA; graphite on cream tracing paper; 30.4 × 30.2 cm (11 15/16 × 11 7/8 in.); Gift of Alfons and Anita S. Bach; 1998-71-24

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