12-14-2018 12-14-2018
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3192B Boston
December 14, 2018 10:00AMCalender

George Nelson for Herman Miller Four-bay Comprehensive Storage System (CSS) Wall Unit

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


George Nelson for Herman Miller Four-bay Comprehensive Storage System (CSS) Wall Unit, Zeeland, Michigan, 1960, polished and enameled steel and aluminum, walnut, enameled Masonite, and laminate, includes nineteen shelves, two cabinets, and two pairs of sliding doors, approx. assembled ht. 100, wd. 136, dp. 18 1/2 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 limitations, this lot will not be available for preview at our Boston gallery. In situ images will be provided instead. This lot can be made available for inspection at our Marlborough facility upon request by emailing 20thcentury@skinnerinc.com.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

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Cumberland Furniture Company, Herman Miller, Interiors Inc., Hans Wegner, Georg Jensen, George Tannier, Zeeland