Robert Wilson, Work, Ltd.

Bessie Smith Breakfast Chair

1991

Price:

4,020 USD

Ships from: New York, United States

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Description

A modern interpretation of the tête-à-tête bench in white lacquer, offering intimate seating for 2.

  • One of 12 limited-edition white lacquer finish tête-à-tête settees.
  • Open rectangular seat backs and seat on straight, square legs.
  • Originally designed for the theatrical production of "Cosmopolitan Greetings" in 1988, a jazz opera created as a collaborative work between the poet Allen Ginsberg, composers George Gruntz and Rolf Liebermann, and designer Robert Wilson, narrating the life of jazz musician Bessie Smith.
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Less than 00.25 in. nick on one leg.

Dimensions
Height: 39.5 inches / 100.33 cm
Width: 35.5 inches / 90.17 cm
Depth: 17.75 inches / 45.09 cm
Seat Height: 19.75 inches / 50.16 cm
Materials
Lacquered Wood
Period
Postmodern
Country of Origin
United States
SKU

9RPNF

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