Armchair, Model No. 31

Designed by Alvar Aalto, Finnish, 1898 - 1976. Made by Oy Huonekalu-ja Rakennustyötehdas AB, Turku, Finland, 1910 - present.

Made in Finland, Europe

Designed c. 1931-1932

Birch-faced plywood, laminated birch frame

26 1/4 x 23 1/4 x 31 1/2 inches (66.7 x 59.1 x 80 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Collab Gallery, Perelman Building, first floor

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Credit Line:
Purchased with funds contributed by Collab: The Group for Modern and Contemporary Design at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, in honor of Cynthia W. Drayton, and with the Fiske Kimball Fund, 1985

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