12-17-2011 12-17-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2577B Boston
December 17, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Mid-century Modern Custom Wood Veneer and Metal Dining Table and Four Benches

 
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2577B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 17, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Mid-century Modern Custom Wood Veneer and Metal Dining Table and Four Benches, 1962, rhomboid-form deep veneered wood top with cut ends on square U-shape black metal bar base, accompanied by four conforming benches, (wear and veneer loss), respective ht. 27 1/2, approx. lg. 74 3/4 in.

Note: The interior of the home that this was in was designed by Robert Bentson Rowe c. 1962; many of the built-ins were by him, and it is possible that this was commissioned at the same time.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the Harvard Conservation Trust, Harvard, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

United States, metal bar base, Robert Bentson Rowe, Massachusetts