Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Sussex chair
  • William Morris
    1834–1896
    born: Walthamstow, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
    Morris, Marshal, Faulkner & Co.
  • Sussex chair, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • ebonized beech wood, plant fiber
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 85.1 x 49.3 x 41.9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 33 1/2 x 19 3/8 x 16 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase: Friends of the Art Museum
  • On view: Gallery 401
  • 1976.0027
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Chair (Sussex chair of William Morris design) with arm rests. Ebonized beech wood with rush seat. Four spindles in chair back. Two poles between legs and below arm and back rest. Arm rests pierce the seat and are connected by a bar below the seat.