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Whimsical Elmwood and Zebra-skin Upholstered Rocking Chair

Auction:
2481
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$770$650

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Whimsical Elmwood and Zebra-skin Upholstered Rocking Chair, 20th century, the sinuous arms and curved supports in laminated wood panels and with through mortise joints. Note: This was Richard Wright's favorite chair for watching television. He wore out the zebra skin upholstery at least once.
Estimate $200-300

Significant usage wear and scattered worn damage; seat and backrest worn.

Keywords

Richard Wright, Zebra-skin Upholstered Rocking Chair, favorite chair for watching television, Chairs, Elmwood School, Rocking chair, Zebra

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