Modern Design /06 October 2009


George Nelson & Associates

Thin Edge cabinet, model 5245
Herman Miller
USA, 1952
rosewood, aluminum, porcelain
55¾ w × 19½ d × 40½ h in (142 × 50 × 103 cm)

Cabinet features five drawers and one door concealing two adjustable shelves.

literature: George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher, von Vegesack and Eisenbrand, pg. 244 discusses series The Herman Miller Collection, manufacturer's catalog, 1955, unpaginated

estimate: $3,000–5,000
result: $4,063

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