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Coconut Chair

A work made of fiberglass, aluminum, and nylon and chlorofiber upholstery.

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  • A work made of fiberglass, aluminum, and nylon and chlorofiber upholstery.

Date:

1955

Artist:

George Nelson (American, 1908–1986)
George Mulhauser (American, 1922-2002)
Manufactured by Herman Miller Inc. (American, founded 1905)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Architecture and Design

Artist

George Nelson

Title

Coconut Chair

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

1955

Medium

Fiberglass, aluminum, and nylon and chlorofiber upholstery

Dimensions

85.1 × 40 × 86.4 cm (33 1/2 × 40 × 34 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm, Kay, Kim, and Kyle Kamin

Reference Number

1986.35

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