Pair of Chairs by John Makepeace

John Makepeace is one of the most influential furniture designer/makers of the last forty years and this gift represents one of the finest examples of contemporary furniture in a public collection.


fumed english oak, polisherd aluminium and red leather
85.5 × 69.2cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Nicholas and Judith Goodison through The Art Fund

This gift is part of a series that spans traditional and contemporary applied arts techniques.


Sir Nicholas and Lady Goodison

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm Sun & Bank Holidays 12noon – 5pm Closed Mon, 24 – 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan