Esherick’s “hammer handle” chair was designed in 1938. He acquired two barrels of hickory and ash hammer handles at the auction of a woodworking firm that had gone out of business. Esherick used the hammer handles ingenuously to effect for the legs, stiles and rails of chair.
H 32 in. x W 18 in. x D 20 in.
H 81.28 cm x W 45.72 cm x D 50.8 cm