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Edward Wormley (1907-1995) for Dunbar Leopard Print Sofa

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


Edward Wormley (1907-1995) for Dunbar Leopard Print Sofa, Berne, Indiana, mid-20th century, unmarked, ht. 26 1/2, wd. 90, dp. 36 1/2 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 $800-1,200

Recently reupholstered.

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Marshall Fields & Company, Edward J. Wormley, Berne, United States