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    Sale 12212

    Design

    8 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 107

    MARC NEWSON (B. 1963)

    A SET OF SIX 'KOMED' CHAIRS FOR THE CANTEEN RESTAURANT, NEW YORK, 1996

    Price Realised  

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    MARC NEWSON (B. 1963)
    A SET OF SIX 'KOMED' CHAIRS FOR THE CANTEEN RESTAURANT, NEW YORK, 1996
    steel, wool upholstery
    each 35 in. (89 cm.) high


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    Marc Newson first designed this chair for the Komed restaurant in Cologne, Germany, and subsequently also furnished the Canteen restaurant in Soho with it.

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    Provenance

    Barry Friedman Ltd., New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from an Important American Collection


    Literature

    for other examples of this model:
    A. Rawsthorn, Marc Newson, London, 1999, pp. 138-140;
    C.L. Morgan, Marc Newson, London, 2002, pp. 137 and 187.