20th Century Art + Design /10 June 2001


George Nelson

jewelry cabinet
Herman Miller
USA, c. 1954
rosewood, teak, porcelain, aluminum
20 w × 13 d × 32 h in (51 × 33 × 81 cm)

Prized by collectors, Nelson jewelry cabinets are the most sought after Nelson designs. Teak exterior encases four miniature drawers with rosewood fronts and a lacquered door, all with porcelain pulls. Interior features original French marbleized paper. The cabinet is mounted on an original enameled aluminum base. Label.

estimate: $9,000–12,000
result: $12,650

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