Modern Design /06 October 2009


George Nelson & Associates

Coconut chairs model 5569, pair
Herman Miller
USA, 1955
upholstery, enameled steel, aluminum, chrome-plated steel
41 w × 33 d × 33 h in (104 × 84 × 84 cm)

These examples are a matched pair. Signed with paper manufacturer's label to underside of one example: [Herman Miller Inc.].

literature: George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher, von Vegesack and Eisenbrand, pg. 249 Classic Herman Miller, Pina, pg. 108 Modern Furnishings for the Home, Vol. 2, Hennessey, pg. 74

estimate: $7,000–9,000
result: $8,125

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