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

Two George Nelson for Herman Miller Walnut Wall Units

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


Two George Nelson for Herman Miller Walnut Wall Units, Zeeland, Michigan, 1960, eight-slot storage cabinet over a two-door cabinet, six shelves over a work surface, both with two freestanding tension mount brackets, divided cabinet ht. 18, wd. 35 1/4, dp. 14, cabinet ht. 23 1/2, wd. 35 1/4, dp. 18 5/8, shelves ht. 3/4, wd. 35 1/4, dp. 14, work surface ht. 3/4, wd. 35 1/4, dp. 18 1/2, three drawer cabinet with enclosed compartment ht. 23 1/2, wd. 29 1/4, dp. 18 5/8, brackets ht. 94 1/2 to 100 1/2, wd. 1, dp. 14 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 $1,200-1,600

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