Modern Design /06 October 2011


Robert Venturi

Empire chairs, set of eight
Knoll International
USA, 1984
laminate over plywood, upholstery
21½ w × 21 d × 32½ h in (55 × 53 × 83 cm)

Signed with applied paper manufacturer's label to underside of each example: [Knoll International Inc.].

literature: Design For Living: Furniture and Lighting 1950-2000, Hanks and Hoy, pg. 166

estimate: $20,000–30,000
result: $15,000

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