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    Sale 2255

    The Modern Age: The Collection of Alice Lawrence

    5 - 6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 411

    THONET

    A BEECH AND STAINED PLYWOOD ROCKING CHAIR, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    THONET
    A Beech and Stained Plywood Rocking Chair, circa 1890
    model 511
    Height: 38 in. (96.5 cm.)
    with remnants of Thonet paper label (on the underside)


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    cf. Thonet Bentwood & Other Furniture: The 1904 Illustrated Catalogue, with the 1905-6 and 1907 Supplements and Price Lists in German and English, New York, 1980, p. 141 for an illustration of this model.