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Two Eero Saarinen for Knoll Tulip Armchairs and Oval Side Table

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Eero Saarinen for Knoll Tulip Armchairs and Oval Side Table, New York, c. 1964, with red seat cushions, all bearing early Knoll International label, chairs ht. 31, wd. 25, dp. 16, table ht. 28, wd. 26, dp. 24 in.

Provenance: Furnishings from Sacred Heart Parish in Waltham, Massachusetts, an iconic mid-century modern church designed by Aldo A. Minotti (1911-1988) and constructed in 1964. All proceeds to benefit the church.
Estimate $400-600

Some staining to plastic and seat cushions, bottom of table painted white.


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

Knoll International, Aldo A. Minotti, Architecture, Design, Eero Saarinen, Fellows of the American Institute of Architects, Furniture, Knoll, Mid-century modern, Modernism, Modernist architects, Saarinen, Tulip chair, Waltham

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