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Health Chair by Herman A. Sperlich for Ironrite Inc., US, 1930s

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Health chair designed 1938 by Hermann A. Sperlich and produced by Ironrite Inc., Detroit. Important American modernist work chair designed for use with an ironing machine. Painted steel and lacquered plywood. This chair came to the attention of the design world when it was added to the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) and was included in their Classic 1959 monograph: "introduction to 20th century Design.". Early collector's item in its original condition and marked.

Details

  • Creator
    Herman A. Sperlich (Designer),Ironrite Ironer Company (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 26.78 in. (68 cm)Width: 17.13 in. (43.5 cm)Depth: 18.9 in. (48 cm)Seat Height: 18.12 in. (46 cm)
  • Style
    Industrial (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1930s
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Berlin, DE
  • Reference Number
    Seller: cc.Said (Sperlich)1stDibs: LU1591218407862

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    Ships From: Berlin, Germany
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 10 days of delivery.

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