16 March 2010,
Price realised USD 11,875
USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
SAM MALOOF (1916-2009)
A White Oak Drop-Leaf Pedestal Dining Table, 1991
28¾ in. (73 cm.) high, 51½ in. (131 cm.) wide (open), 28 in. (71 cm.) wide (closed), 38 in. (96.5 cm.) deep
signed no. 18 1991 Sam Maloof F.A.C.E.
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Sold with copy of original drawings, invoice and correspondence.
Commissioned directly from Sam Maloof.
The Society of Arts and Crafts, 1991 Excellence in Craft Award and Exhibition honoring Sam Maloof, Boston, 1991.
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