Gerrit Thomas Rietveld, (1888–1964) was a Dutch furniture designer and architect. One of the principal members of the Dutch artistic movement called De Stijl, Rietveld is famous for his Red Blue Chair and for the Rietveld Schröder House, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the Dutch city Breda he designed one of his last houses for the Verpaalen family. The family ordered also a Red Blue chair for the hall of this villa and a custom made blue bench. On 26 May 1999 Christie's in Amsterdam offered these 2 Rietveld works in it's 20th Century Decorative Arts Auction. Galerie VIVID obtained the Red Blue Chair from the 1999 buyer.



DESIGNER/

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

DATE/

Designed in 1918, executed by Groenekan between 1960-1964

MATERIALS/

Stained solid beech frame with dowel joints; painted beech plywood (multiply) seat and backrest

DIMENSIONS/

80 x 66 x 86 cm

STYLE/

Historic

HERITAGE/

Dutch

">
Gerrit Rietveld Red Blue Chair $45,000
$45,000

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld, (1888–1964) was a Dutch furniture designer and architect. One of the principal members of the Dutch artistic movement called De Stijl, Rietveld is famous for his Red Blue Chair and for the Rietveld Schröder House, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the Dutch city Breda he designed one of his last houses for the Verpaalen family. The family ordered also a Red Blue chair for the hall of this villa and a custom made blue bench. On 26 May 1999 Christie's in Amsterdam offered these 2 Rietveld works in it's 20th Century Decorative Arts Auction. Galerie VIVID obtained the Red Blue Chair from the 1999 buyer.



DESIGNER/

Gerrit Thomas Rietveld

DATE/

Designed in 1918, executed by Groenekan between 1960-1964

MATERIALS/

Stained solid beech frame with dowel joints; painted beech plywood (multiply) seat and backrest

DIMENSIONS/

80 x 66 x 86 cm

STYLE/

Historic

HERITAGE/

Dutch

Shipping & Returns

This item will ship directly from the designer’s studio as soon as possible from the shipping location. A $30 flat fee will be charged for each purchase to cover the designers' packaging and shipping costs. This item is a final sale and non-returnable. 

Global Shipping

Shipping is available worldwide directly from the seller. Rates vary by destination and shipping method.

Request a shipping estimate
100% of Proceeds support Covid-19 Relief

All proceeds from your purchase will go directly to GlobalGiving’s COVID-19 relief fund.

Acquire Only the Best

Shop the most reputable galleries and the most talented design studios, with the level of curation you’re used to finding at one of our fairs – only the best selection of one-of-a-kind, limited-edition, and small-batch-production design objects.

Payment Methods

<img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/52d3db0594f3166f0aa9898a71d01a22.svg" width="50px" alt="Visa"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/cd1698e140bcb7ae3e6f0e0fc386054a.svg" width="50px" alt="Mastercard"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/1b212bc0e47d0841a87130530c66ec75.svg" width="50px" alt="American Express"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/861801d59a80639030693bd1114b1cb4.svg" width="50px" alt="Discover"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/3439098bf6e9ed844a20f404a6a73b77.svg" width="50px" alt="JCB"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/b064aedb5b0c31c0fcc69f889f6759b0.svg" width="50px" alt="Diners Club"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/8b3c2551d8607cb44b80e5b0930c56a7.svg" width="50px" alt="Shop Pay"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/ba87856d4bfa6a33918d007b86cea164.svg" width="50px" alt="Apple Pay"><img class="_2ctJS _825d0" src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/5f0a9052e0e6a08b561f69601e36f38d.svg" width="50px" alt="Google Pay"><img src="https://cdn.shopify.com/shopifycloud/web/assets/v1/34831eb818990e5224af37eb68a42afb.svg" alt="PayPal" width="100" height="25">

Returns

This item is subject to the seller’s return policy.

Payment Methods
Visa Mastercard American Express Apple Pay PayPal