Modernist 20th Century /06 June 2004


Various Artists

post war molded plywood radio collection, set of six
USA, 1946
molded plywood, bakelite, glass, plastics

This collection features seminal radio designs by Charles Eames and Alexander Girard with production examples from Motorola, Zenith, Detrola and Teletone. Included is a large radio by Motorola that was featured in the April 1946 issue of Arts & Architecture and certified as a good design by the magazine.

estimate: $3,000–5,000
result: $3,540

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