Heart Cone

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Description
Chair of inverted cone shape, the back curved to form a heart-shape, the whole upholstered in bright red woven wool, and mounted on a horizontal X-form steel base.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Designer
Verner Panton, Danish, 1926–1998
Manufacturer
Vitra AG, Birsfelden, Switzerland, founded 1950
Credit Line
Gift of George R. Kravis II
Medium
Steel, stainless steel, molded plastic, woven wool upholstery
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
manufactured in
Weil am Rhein, Germany
1959
Type
furniture
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Chair
Type
Chair
Accession Number
2018-22-57