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George Nelson (1908-1986) Chest of Drawers

Auction:
3112B
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3112B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

George Nelson (1908-1986) Chest of Drawers
Herman Miller, Zeeland, Michigan, c. 1950
Walnut three-drawer chest with aluminum pulls, foil label, ht. 29 3/4, wd. 34, dp. 18 1/2 in.

Provenance: Purchased from Contemporary on Harvard St. in Brookline, Massachusetts; one of the first Contemporary stores to sell modern American designs after World War II.
Estimate $800-1,200

Good. no stains or losses.


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Keywords

Herman Miller, Brookline, Massachusetts, Chest of drawers, Design, Drawer, Furniture, George Nelson, Industrial design, Visual arts, Zeeland, Michigan, Brookline, Zeeland

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