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Seconda Chair, 1982

This is a chair. It was designed by Mario Botta and distributed by ICF, Inc.. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 1983. Its medium is enameled steel, polyurethane. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by ICF, Inc.. It is credited Gift of I.C.F., Inc..

  • Mezzadro Stool, 1957
  • lacquered metal, chrome-plated bent steel, beechwood.
  • Gift of International Contract Furninshings, Inc..
  • 1978-144-1

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 71.3 x 52 x 56.5 cm (28 1/16 x 20 1/2 x 22 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

"Alias Italy" as label in plastic relief one side of the cylinder.

Cite this object as

Seconda Chair, 1982; Designed by Mario Botta (Swiss, b.1943); Switzerland; enameled steel, polyurethane; H x W x D: 71.3 x 52 x 56.5 cm (28 1/16 x 20 1/2 x 22 1/4 in.); Gift of I.C.F., Inc.; 1983-66-1

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