Harry Bertoia (Harry Bertoia)

Harry Bertoia

Metal sculptor, designer and painter. Bertoia was well-known for his unique work involving metal. He sculpted furniture out of metal and was best known for his Bertoia chair. The chair was a padded wire web resting upon a steel cradle. The chair became a classic of modern design. Bertoia also made many other acclaimed architectural sculptures.

Born

  • March, 13, 1915

Died

  • November, 11, 1978

Cemetery

  • Bertoia Home
  • Pennsylvania
  • USA

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