Modern Design /06 October 2011


George Nelson & Associates

Swaged-Leg desk, model 5850
Herman Miller
USA, 1954 / 1958
walnut, laminate, chrome-plated steel, lacquered wood
39 w × 28½ d × 34¼ h in (99 × 72 × 87 cm)

Signed with applied disc manufacturer’s label to top: [Designed by George Nelson Herman Miller Zeeland, Michigan].

literature: George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher, von Vegesack and Eisenbrand, pg. 261

estimate: $3,000–5,000
result: $2,500

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