Side chair | Wright

Wright-Side chair

Estimated value: 9000-12.000 US$

Reached Price : 9000 US$

Auction:
Modernists

Sales date: 2003-09-14

Location:
Chicago

Lot number: 339

Design

Peter Behrens
Launched in 1903

Architonic id

4102322

Side chair for the poet Richard Dehmel
Lacquered wood, wool tapestry
17.5"w x 18.5"d x 35"h
Behrens is seen as an integral link between the lush aspects of Art Nouveau and the more simplified aesthetics of the modern period.
Exhibited:
Sitting on the Edge, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1998.>
Literature:
"Sitting on the Edge," Antonelli, Betsky, Boyd, and Garner, Rizzoli, 1998, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, plate 1, pg. 154.