FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (1867-1959)
Two Important Chairs from the Ward W. Willits House, Highland Park, Illinois, circa 1902
executed by John W. Ayers, Co.
stained white oak, fabric upholstery
each: 45 ¼ in. (115 cm) high; 16 7/8 in. (43 cm) wide; 17 5/8 in. (45 cm) deep
Ward W. Willits, Highland Park, Illinois
By succession to the second owner of the house
Private Collection, Wilmette, Illinois, acquired from the above, circa 1957
Thence by decent to the current owners
E. Kaufmann, Jr., The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, New York, 1982, pp. 16-17
David A. Hanks, Frank Lloyd Wright: Preserving Architectural Heritage, Decorative Designs from the Domino’s Pizza Collection, New York, 1989 pp. 36-37
T. A. Heinz, Frank Lloyd Wright: Interiors and Furniture, London, 1994, pp. 70-71
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