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Eight Cumberland Furniture Company Dining Chairs

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$461$375

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

Description:

Eight Cumberland Furniture Company Dining Chairs, New York, 1960, two armchairs and six side chairs, ht. 34 1/2, wd. 22 1/2, 19, dp. 33 in.

Provenance: Part of the original furnishings of a York Avenue, New York, penthouse apartment decorated in 1960 by Associated Designers for Interiors, Inc. The residence featured mid-century modern and Danish furnishings by Herman Miller, George Nelson, Georg Jensen, Jens Risom, Hans Wegner, George Tannier, Dux, and the Cumberland Furniture Company.

Due to space limitation, two of eight items in this lot will be included in the preview at our Boston gallery. Samples included in the preview are representative of all items in this lot with respect to condition. Items withheld are available for inspection at our Marlborough facility upon request by emailing 20thcentury@skinnerinc.com.
Estimate $600-800

Damage to cane backs on five. Wear consistent with use and age.


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

Cumberland Furniture Company, Herman Miller, Interiors Inc., George Nelson, Georg Jensen, George Tannier, Danish design, Design, Hans Wegner, Jens Risom, Visual arts

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