Alvar Aalto. Armchair (model 400) (Cantilevered armchair). 1936

Alvar Aalto

Armchair (model 400) (Cantilevered armchair)


Artek Oy, Helsinki
Laminated birch and upholstery
30 x 29 5/8 x 35" (76.2 x 75.3 x 88.9 cm), seat h. 16 1/2" (41.9 cm)
Estée and Joseph Lauder Design Fund
Object number
Architecture and Design
This work is not on view.
Alvar Aalto has 38 works  online.
There are 9,704 design works online.
There are 650 furniture and interiors online.

If you would like to reproduce an image of a work of art in MoMA's collection, or an image of a MoMA publication or archival material (including installation views, checklists, and press releases), please contact Art Resource (publication in North America) or Scala Archives (publication in all other geographic locations).

If you would like to license audio or video footage produced by MoMA, please contact Scala Archives (all geographic locations) at

If you would like to reproduce text from a MoMA publication or, please email If you would like to publish text from MoMA's archival materials, please fill out this permission form and send to

This record is a work in progress. If you have additional information or spotted an error, please send feedback to