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Lot 67063
Frank Lloyd Wright (American, 1867-1959) Slipper Chair from Martin House, Oak Park, Illinois, circa 1907 Oak and cotton fabric 27 x 17 x 16 inches (68.6 x 43.2 x 40.6 cm) PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF PRICE TOWER ARTS CENTER, BARTLESVILLE, OKLAHOMA PROVENANCE: William E. Martin House, Oak Park, Illinois Estate of Don and Donna Duncan, Illinois The low back slipper chair was designed by Wright circa 1907 for the William Martin house in Oak Park, Illinois. It was designed to be sat upon when changing shoes, and as such, was made to be smaller than a standard-sized chair. This is one of six chairs original to the home - one for each bedroom. The upholstery is contemporary cotton cut velvet tweed in a Wright-inspired pattern and color. HID03101242017

Condition

Frame is in good condition, structurally sound, probably refinished, new upholstery, presents well.

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67063: Frank Lloyd Wright (American, 1867-1959) Slipper

Estimate $6,000 - $8,000Oct 01
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Dallas, TX, USA
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Auction Curated By:
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Brent Lewis
Director Design