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Sitzmaschine Chair with Adjustable Back (model 670). Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870–1956). c. 1905. Bent beechwood and sycamore panels. It represents one of Hoffmann's earliest experiments in unifying a building and its furnishings as a total work of art.
Side chair (part of a set), ca. 1899 Édouard Colonna (1862–1948), for LArt Nouveau Bing, Paris French Palissander wood, damask upholstery Colonna created a salon complete with furniture and all its decoration, including this elegant chair, which expresses the essence of Art Nouveau without any of the excess of ornament sometimes employed.