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"Sheraton" Chair

Designed 1978-1984; made 1985
Designed by Robert Venturi, American, 1925 - 2018. Made by Knoll, East Greenville, Pennsylvania, 1938 - present
Venturi translated the carved ornament of an eighteenth-century Sheraton chair into a two-dimensional, stenciled pattern, producing a gentle parody—a cartoon composition of elementary lines, shapes, and colors....

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