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Champagne Chair, 1957

  • Erwine Laverne, American, 1909 - 2003
  • Estelle Laverne, American, 1915 - 1998
  • Laverne International, Limited, American, established 1938

Aluminum base, plexiglas shell, upholstered seat, and leather cushion

  • Overall: 31 5/8 × 23 7/8 × 22 1/2 inches (80.3 × 60.6 × 57.2 cm) Overall (cushion): 3 × 19 × 18 inches (7.6 × 48.3 × 45.7 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Andrew L. and Gayle Shaw Camden Contemporary and Decorative Arts Fund

1989.83

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

1989-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Erwine Laverne; Estelle Laverne; Laverne International, Limited, Champagne Chair, 1957, aluminum base, Plexiglas shell, upholstered seat, and leather cushion. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Andrew L. and Gayle Shaw Camden Contemporary and Decorative Arts Fund, 1989.83.