Modern Design /06 October 2011


George Nelson & Associates

miniature chest, model 5217
Herman Miller
USA, 1952 / c. 1955
walnut, teak, enameled aluminum, plastic
14 w × 14 d × 44¾ h in (36 × 36 × 114 cm)

Signed with disc manufacturer's label to drawer: [Designed by George Nelson Herman Miller Zeeland Mich].

literature: George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher, von Vegesack and Eisenbrand, pg. 245 The Herman Miller Collection, manufacturer’s catalog, 1955, unpaginated

estimate: $7,000–9,000
result: $8,125

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