Modern Design /07 October 2008


Charles and Ray Eames

ESU D-21-C
Herman Miller
USA, 1950
birch, lacquered masonite, zinc-plated steel, rubber
60 w × 24 d × 29¾ h in (152 × 61 × 76 cm)

A fine and early example featuring a hollow core top and special order black drawer fronts.

Signed with decal manufacturer's label to drawer: [Herman Miller Furniture Company Zeeland Michigan Designed By Charles Eames].

provenance: Neuman Trust Collection

literature: Eames Design: The Work of the Office of Charles and Ray Eames, Neuhart, Neuhart and Eames, pg. 129 The Herman Miller Collection, manufacturer's catalog, 1952, ppg. 105-106

estimate: $5,000–7,000
result: $7,800

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