Modern Design /03 October 2004


George Nelson & Associates

CSS (Comprehensive Storage System)
Herman Miller
USA, c. 1957
walnut, enameled steel, brushed steel, aluminum, masonite, plastic
97 w × 73 d × 104 h in (246 × 185 × 264 cm)

Exceptional example of Nelson's Comprehensive Storage System (CSS) featuring four sliding doors, desk attachment with pencil drawer, drop-front secretary, five storage drawers, four adjustable shelves and an adjustable swing arm lamp that can be positioned on any of the four uprights. Stamped manufacturer's marks to pulls.

estimate: $5,000–7,000
result: $11,400

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