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Steel Chair Designed by Peter Cooper

Title:
Steel Chair Designed by Peter Cooper
Date:
c. 1953
Summary:
During the 1830s Peter Cooper designed the first steel chair in America. This chair became part of the collections of the Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. The Cooper Union Museum was transferred to the Smithsonian Institution on July 1, 1968, and was renamed the Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Design
Restrictions:
Unknown
Topics:
Collections, Steel Chair, Decorative arts, Chairs
Subjects:
Cooper, Peter 1791-1883, Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Form/Genre:
Photographic print, Object
Local Number:
SIA2011-2177 and 3785
Physical Description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 8w x 10h ; Type of Image: Object ; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!5792~!0#focus
Steel Chair Designed by Peter Cooper, c. 1953, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, SIA2011-2177 and 3785.

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