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Eero Saarinen for Knoll Tulip Armchair and Four Side Chairs.

Auction:
3199T
Lot:
1250
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 3199T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Eero Saarinen for Knoll Tulip Armchair and Four Side Chairs.

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.

20th Century Design online
Estimate $400-600

Paint loss to bases, crack to right arm of armchair, foam cusioning hardened and powdered.


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

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, Massachusetts, Waltham

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