Hamletmachine Chair (Hamlet Maschine Chair)

Robert Wilson, American, born 1941, Manufactured and Distributed by XO, Paris

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1987

Welded steel

Stamped: "No. 10"

Overall: 38 5/8 × 11 × 17 1/4 in. (98.1 × 27.9 × 43.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk

2011.63.16

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Furniture: Seating

Classification

Decorative Arts

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, etched into the metal, on seat: Robert Wilson; stamped, etched into the metal, on seat: No. 10

Exhibition History

"Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art", Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 22-December 6, 2015.

Publication History

Collecting and Sharing: Trevor Fairbrother, John T. Kirk, and the Hood Museum of Art, with contributions by Katherine Hart, Michael R. Taylor, John O'Reilly and James Tellin, Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2015, p. 68-69, no. 7.

Provenance

Anthony d‘Offay Limited, London, England; Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, April 12, 1989; given to present collection, 2011.

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