Feather stool | Wright

Wright-Feather stool

Estimated value: 25.000-35.000 US$

Reached Price : 40.000 US$

Auction:
Modern Design

Sales date: 2005-03-20

Location:
Chicago

Lot number: 112

Design

Shiro Kuramata

Architonic id

4106416

Acrylic, feather, aluminum
13"w x 16"d x 21"h
This stool reflects Kuramata's poetics and interest in juxtaposing contrasting materials. The feathers appear delicately suspended within the massive acrylic ingot creating a perceptual weightlessness that contradicts the actual materiality of the stool.
Literature:
Shiro Kuramata 1934-1991, Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, pg. 196, no. 4