Modern Design /07 October 2008


Charles and Ray Eames

coffee table
USA, c. 1960
molded ash plywood
34½ w × 16½ h in (88 × 42 cm)

This unique coffee table was constructed of existing furniture parts by the Eames office in preparation for a visit by the chairman of IBM in the 1960s.

Sold with photocopy of letter of authentication by Parke Meek, a key Eames staff member from 1953-1969.

provenance: Parke Meek | Neuman Trust Collection

estimate: $4,000–6,000
result: $4,800

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