Offered by: Vintage Looks
4824 Merion Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19131 , United States Call Seller 267.516.5800


Professionally Restored Norman Cherner Plycraft Vintage Pretzel Walnut Armchairs

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  • Description
    A pioneer both in molded plywood and prefab housing, Norman Cherner studied and taught at the Columbia University Fine Arts Department and was an instructor at the Museum of Modern Art in New York from 1947 to 1949.

    Cherner's molded plywood armchairs are a mid-century staple! Originally introduced in 1958, the "Pretzel" armchair has an organic form consisting of molded plywood. Light-weight, comfy and super sturdy.

    Condition: Remnants of labels. All original plastic feet intact. Minor and hard to see walnut veneer patches to some edges. Professional full restoration includes a chemical cleaning of the old finish. Staining as needed. Satin sheen lacquer top coat provides fresh and durable luster.
  • More Information
    Documentation: Documented elsewhere (similar item)
    Origin: United States
    Period: 1950-1979
    Materials: Plywood,Walnut
    Condition: Good. Refinished.
    Styles / Movements: Modern, Mid Century
    Incollect Reference #: 687190
  • Dimensions
    W. 24 in; H. 31.5 in; D. 21 in;
    W. 60.96 cm; H. 80.01 cm; D. 53.34 cm;
    Seat H. 17.5 in;
    Seat H. 44.45 cm;
Message from Seller:

Vintage Looks has been selling mid-century modern furniture since 1999. We specialize in carrying all types of modern design like Scandinavian, Art Deco, Pop, American Modern, Studio Work, and Hollywood Regency. All of our pieces are 100% vintage and hand picked. We strive at selling only the highest quality items at an affordable price that you will love. Please feel free to contact us with any of your questions or requests. We are here to earn your business and we would love to hear from you.

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