...Inarguably the biggest architecture and design story in 2019 is the centenary of the founding of Bauhaus Weimar... What is less disputed is the links between Israel and Bauhaus, not those popularly misconstrued as the "Bauhaus" White City in Tel Aviv, but, and as we all remember from the Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau's 2011 exhibition Kibbutz and Bauhaus, by the some 24 Bauhaüsler who either, such as, Arieh Sharon, travelled from, the then, Palestine to study at Bauhaus or those such as Munio Weinraub who moved/fled to Palestine after their studies at Bauhaus, and who, to varying degrees helped develop the architecture of not only the Kibbutz, but Israel...
D4by Marcel Breuer, 1927 — from 1.045,00 €
|Product type||Collapsible armchair.|
|Dimensions||Width: 78 cm
Depth: 61 cm
Height: 71 cm
Seat height: 44 cm
|Material||Frame: steel tubing , chrome plated
Seat and back: Belts, available in Bauhaus fabric (100 % polyacrylic) or iron thread
|Function & properties||Foldable and thus space-saving storage|
The re-editions of Bauhaus models produced by Tecta are approved by the Bauhaus Archive in Berlin and bear the Bauhaus signet designed by Oskar Schlemmer.
|Care||To clean the frame, we recommend a soft, damp cloth
The fabric covers can be carefully vacuumed
Please treat leather surfaces regularly with a suitable leather care product
|Awards & museum||Since 1980 part of the Permanent Collection of Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York|
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