Modern + Contemporary Design /25 March 2007


Gilbert Rohde

table clock from the 1933-34 World's Fair, model #4084B
Herman Miller
USA, 1934
walnut burl, ash, enameled metal, chrome-plated steel
7½ w × 2¾ d × 8½ h in (19 × 7 × 22 cm)

From the series of clocks introduced at the Chicago World's Fair. Signed with mpressed model number: [4084 B] and metal manufacturer's label to reverse: [1934 A Century of Progress Chicago. Original Design World's Fair Clocks by Gilbert Rohde Manufactured by Herman Miller Clock Co. Zeeland Michigan U.S.A.].

estimate: $7,000–9,000
result: $7,200

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