13 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 8,750
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 9,000
WILLIAM GRAY PURCELL (1880-1965) and GEORGE GRANT ELMSLIE (1869-1952)
A Bronze and Glass Ceiling Fixture from the Mrs. Richard Polson Residence, 1917
14 in. (35.5 cm.) diameter, 25 in. (63.5 cm.) drop
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The Polson house is on the National Register of Historic Places and the offered ceiling fixture is listed in the register as being designed by Purcell and Elmslie.
Mrs. Richard Polson, Spooner, Wisconsin
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