Slat Bench, 1946

  • George Nelson, American, 1908 - 1986

White birch and metal

  • Overall: 14 × 102 3/8 × 18 3/4 inches (35.6 × 260 × 47.6 cm)

Gift of the Activities Committee

F1987.25

Department

Contemporary Art after 1950

  • Metal
  • Furniture
  • Bench
  • White birch

1987-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Taragin, D. "Evolution of a Commission: a Wendell Castle Bench." Bulletin of the DIA 65, 1 (1989): pp. 49-59 (ill.).

George Nelson, Slat Bench, 1946, white birch and metal. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Activities Committee, F1987.25.