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    Sale 1942

    Important 20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 281

    DONALD DESKEY (1894-1989)

    A RARE BAKELITE AND NICKELED-METAL BRIDGE AND COFFEE TABLE, CIRCA 1927-31

    Price Realised  

    DONALD DESKEY (1894-1989)
    A Rare Bakelite and Nickeled-Metal Bridge and Coffee Table, circa 1927-31
    manufactured by Deskey-Vollmer
    19 in. (48.2 cm.) high at lowest adjustable level, 28 in. (71.1 cm.) square


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    cf. D. Hanks and J. Toher, Donald Deskey Decorative Designs & Interiors, New York, 1987, p. 43 for an illustration of this model.

    Provenance

    With Fify-50, New York.
    Christie's, New York, 7 June 1996, lot. 147.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK COLLECTION