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    Sale 2149

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    26 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 95

    SHIRO KURAMATA (1934-1991)

    'HOW HIGH THE MOON' A NICKELED-PLATED STEEL MESH CHAIR, DESIGNED 1986

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    SHIRO KURAMATA (1934-1991)
    'How High the Moon' A Nickeled-Plated Steel Mesh Chair, designed 1986
    manufactured by Terada Tekkojo, Ltd. for IDEE between 1986 and 1997, limited production of approximately 40 examples, this example dating 1986-88
    38½ in. (72.4 cm.) high


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    cf. M. Aikawa (ed.), Shiro Kuramata, exhibition catalogue, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 1996, p. 181 for another example.