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Edward Wormley (1907-1995) for Dunbar Woven-front Sideboard with Hutch

$1,250$1,000
Auction: 20th Century Design - 3400T Location: Online Date / Time: June 17, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Edward Wormley (1907-1995) for Dunbar Woven-front Sideboard with Hutch, Berne, Indiana, c. 1950, mahogany and aluminum, unmarked, ht. 32, 34 1/2, wd. 61 1/2, 48, dp. 18, 15 in.

Note: Edward J. Wormley was an American modern furniture designer. In 1926 he studied briefly at the Art Institute of Chicago and then worked as an interior designer for Marshall Fields & Company. In 1944, while working for Dunbar, Wormley led their Modern focus incorporating European and Scandinavian influences into their lines. The result was furniture that was sophisticated yet mainstream, and very successful.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Restored. Scratch to top surface post-restoration which has been touched up.


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Keywords

Marshall Fields & Company, Edward J. Wormley, Berne