Armchair

Gerald Summers
1934
Ref. 9943

Cut birch faced moulded plywood with opaque lacquer finish
applied plaque inscribed Reg No 791116

Literature
Bent Wood and Metal Furniture: 1850-1946, The American Federation of Arts, Seattle 1987, p. 318, pl.
106, another example illustrated in black and white.


The number inscribed on the plaque to the base of the chair corresponds with the entry in the National Archives in Kew, which reveals that the design was registered under the names of Gerald Marcus Summers and his wife Marjorie Amy Butcher on 13th March 1934. Produced by Makers of Simple Furniture.

h.74cm/29,1'' w.60cm/23,6'' d.81cm/31,9''