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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (1867-1959)
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (1867-1959)
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Please note this lot will be moved to Christie’s F… Read more PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE CHICAGO ESTATE
FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (1867-1959)

TWO IMPORTANT CHAIRS FROM THE WARD W. WILLITS HOUSE, HIGHLAND PARK, ILLINOIS, CIRCA 1902

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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
Provenance
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
Literature
E. Kaufmann, Jr., The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, New York, 1982, pp. 16-17
T. A. Heinz, Frank Lloyd Wright: Interiors and Furniture, London, 1994, pp. 70-71
Special notice

Please note this lot will be moved to Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services (CFASS in Red Hook, Brooklyn) at 5pm on the last day of the sale. Lots may not be collected during the day of their move to Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services. Please consult the Lot Collection Notice for collection information. This sheet is available from the Bidder Registration staff, Purchaser Payments or the Packing Desk and will be sent with your invoice.
Sale room notice
Please note that the correct height is 45 1/4 inches.

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