Rietveld's little red chair

00:02:50 Centraal Museum
Alied Ottevanger, curator Design & applied arts, talks about the little red chair by Gerrit Rietveld.

Alied Ottevanger, curator Design & applied arts, talks about a recently acquired chair by Gerrit Rietveld. The little red chair is a prototype of the so-called Danish chair. It links Rietveld’s oeuvre before and after the Second World War. 

This video is part of the multimedia tour of the Centraal Museum in Utrecht. Enrich your visit with one of the free tours, using your own smartphone (English tours available from April 2014).

Video credits

  • Camera: Kris van Veen
  • Sound: Sebastiaan Pos
  • Commissioned by the Centraal Museum, 2014.
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