SOFA AND PAIR OF LOUNGE CHAIRS | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-SOFA AND PAIR OF LOUNGE CHAIRS

Estimated value: 8,000—12,000 US$

Reached Price : 8,400 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 69

Design

T.H. ROBSJOHN-GIBBINGS
Manufacturer Widdicomb

Architonic id

4107721

Wood, Naugahyde, upholstery and cotton webbing
Chairs with fabric tag WIDDICOMB/designed by/T. H. ROBSJOHN-GIBBINGS
Sofa: 31 1/2 x 92 7/8 x 33 in. (80 x 235.9 x 83.8 cm)
Chairs: 31 1/8 in. (79.1 cm) high

Literature and References:
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, “What is the Future of American Furniture Design?” American Artist, December 1949, p. 42 (for a similar model maufactured by Widdicomb)
“Robsjohn-Gibbings: 25 years of his Work,” Interior Design, May 1961, p. 128