Object Record

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Artist Shima, Joanne
Title Child's Chair
Date 1987
Material Maple, birch, medium-density fiberboard, lacquer
Height (in) 26
Width (in) 10
Depth (in) 12
Credit line The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection, Center Purchase
Accession Number 1995.01.01.221P
Object ID Number 1995.01.01.221
Object Number OBJ 65
Category 2: Building Furnishings
Sub-category Furniture
Sig Loc Unsigned
Notes Joanne Shima made this chair while she was a student of Mark Sfirri's. The chair is designed to be fun for children and has humorous imagery to which they can relate. Images of chocolate cookies with a bite taken out of them provide the function of concealing corners and joints.