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Lot 0151
Eero Saarinen
Womb chair and ottoman

Knoll Associates
USA, 1946
upholstery, enameled steel
38.5 w × 35 d × 34.75 h in (98 × 89 × 88 cm)

Ottoman measures: 26 w x 20.5 d x 16 h inches.


Literature: Knoll Furniture: 1938-1960, Rouland and Rouland, pg. 73 Knoll: A Modernist Universe, Lutz, pg. 116

Condition

All original. Upholstery shows advanced soiling, with foam cushioning having hardened with age. Chair and ottoman should be updated prior to normal use. Minor surface wear to steel elements in keeping with age.

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Eero Saarinen, Womb chair and ottoman

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500Feb 21, 2019
Chicago, IL, USA