Robert C. Pew II

Artwork

Identifier:
2000.67.1
Artist:
James Brandess
Medium:
Oil on Board
Date:
2000
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 29.5 in Width: 36.5 in
Description:
Portrait of Robert Pew II; white-haired man in dark suit; orange/yellow/dark striped tie against white textured background.
Historical Context:
Robert C. Pew II served as chairman of the board for Steelcase, Inc., in Grand Rapids from 1975 to his retirement in 1999 at age 75. His career with Steelcase spanned over 47 years, starting with his employment with Metal Office Furniture and expanding from there. He played an integral role in the growth and success of Steelcase and has been an active donor and supporter of the Grand Rapids area for years.

Current Location:
GVSU ➜ IDC Collection Storage ➜ Vertical Shelving (VS) ➜ Section 14 (VS) ➜ Bottom Shelf (VS14)
Location Notes:
IDC; Vertical Storage; Section 14; Bottom Shelf