26 March 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
MARIA PERGAY (b. 1930)
A Plexiglas and Stainless Steel Dining Table, circa 1968
29¼ in. (74.3 cm.) high, 72 in. (182.3 cm.) wide, 47½ in. (120.6 cm.) deep
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cf. S. Demisch, Maria Pergay: Between Ideas and Design, New York, 2006, pp. 40-41 for illustrations of this model.
From time to time, Christie's may offer a lot which it owns in whole or in part. This is such a lot.
J. Spectre and G. Bradfield, Point of View: Design by Jay Spectre, New York, 1991, p. 47.
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