Paimio Chair

Alvar Aalto
Ref. 10345

Laminated beech arms. Painted laminated wood. Remains of red Paimio Sanatorium inventory stamp II underneath.
Provenance; Paimio Sanatorium.
Juhani Pallasmaa, ed., Alvar Aalto furniture, exh, cat., Museum of Finnish Architecture Finnish Society of Crafts and Design Artek, Helsinki, 1984, back cover, p. 76, fig. 103, p. 80, fig. 116, pp. 88-89, figs. 145-45, p. 126 for images and technical drawings
Michael Playford and Michael Whiteway, Alvar Aalto: furniture 1929-1939, London, 1987, n.p.
Tuula Poutasuo, ed., Finnish Industrial Design, Helsinki, 1987, p. 9, fig. 5
Charlotte and Peter Fiell, Scandinavian Design, Cologne, 2002, pp. 82, 105
Pirkko Tuukkanen, ed., Alvar Aalto Designer, Vammala, 2002, pp. 18, 71, p. 165 for an image and a technical drawing
Tuberculosis Sanatorium, Paimio: 1929-1933, exh. cat., Alvar Aalto Museum, Jyväskylä, 2004, n.p. for a period images of a group of Paimio chairs in the recreation room
Thomas Kellein, Alvar & Aino Aalto: Collection Bischofberger, Zurich, 2005, front and back cover, pp. 38-39

Produced by Huonekalu-ja Rakennustyötehdas Oy Turku.

H.66cm/26'' W.60cm/23,6'' D.80cm/31,5''

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