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Arts and Crafts Rocking Chair

Auction:
3045B
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3045B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Arts and Crafts Rocking Chair
Oak
New York, c. 1910
In the manner of Gustav Stickley, catalog no. 311 1/2, V-shaped crest rail over five vertical slats, shaped arms with through leg posts, corbel supports, front, back, and side stretchers, pegged construction, later upholstered seat, ht. 35, wd. 26, dp. 28 1/4 in.
Property of the Saint Louis Art Museum, Sold to Benefit the Acquisition Fund
Estimate $200-250


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

American Craftsman architecture, Arts, Arts and Crafts movement, Chairs, Furniture, Gustav Stickley, Morris County, New Jersey, Organic architecture, Rocking chair, Stickley, Stretcher, Visual arts

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