Modern Design /07 October 2008


Benjamin Baldwin

console from the C.F. Murphy Jr. residence, Chicago
USA, 1958
rosewood, steel
45 w × 24 d × 25 h in (114 × 61 × 63 cm)

Sold with a photocopy of The New York Times article illustrating the interior of the C.F. Murphy Jr. residence.

provenance: Mr. and Mrs. C.F. Murphy Jr., Chicago | Private collection, California

literature: The New York Times Magazine, April 11, 1965, ppg. 98-99 illustrate in situ Benjamin Baldwin: An Autobiography in Design, Baldwin, pg. 118 illustrates in situ

estimate: $7,000–9,000

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