• Historical Design Reflects: Th auction at Christies

    Sale 2392

    Historical Design Reflects: The East 61st Street Years

    8 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 364

    WILLIAM LESCAZE (1896-1969)

    A CHROMED-STEEL AND LEATHER ARMCHAIR FOR THE PHILADELPHIA SAVINGS FUND SOCIETY, CIRCA 1931

    Price Realised  

    WILLIAM LESCAZE (1896-1969)
    A Chromed-Steel and Leather Armchair for the Philadelphia Savings Fund Society, circa 1931
    34 in. (86.5 cm.) high


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    Another chair of this model was part of the furnishings in Hattie Carnegie's salon, located at Fifth Avenue and 49th Street, New York.

    cf. L.W. Lanmon, William Lescaze, Architect, Cranbury, NJ, 1987, p. 173, no. 203.