Modernist Design /19 October 2003


George Nelson

early Thin Edge cabinet
Herman Miller
USA, c. 1953
combed oak, plastic coated steel, painted wood
40 w × 18½ d × 36 h in (102 × 47 × 91 cm)

This type of cabinet was a forerunner to the Thin Edge series of furniture developed by Nelson. It was in limited production for only one year and is quite scarce. Stamped "discontinued" on the bottom.

estimate: $2,000–3,000
result: $3,276

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