Modernist 20th Century /07 December 2003


Ernst Schwadron

Kagan Workshops
USA, c. 1945
carved poplar, laminate
65½ w × 24½ d × 30 h in (166 × 62 × 76 cm)

A young Vladimir Kagan executed this desk as a teenager in his father's woodshop in New York from designs by Ernst Schwadron. Schwadron was a furniture designer and interior architect whose designs were retailed through Rena Rosenthal, Inc. in New York.

estimate: $4,000–6,000

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