"STREAMLINER" MEAT SLICER | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-"STREAMLINER" MEAT SLICER

Estimated value: 2,500—3,500 US$

Reached Price : 1,800 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 94

Design

EGMONT ARENS, THEODORE BROOKHART
Manufacturer Hobart Manufacturing Co.

Architonic id

4107746

Aluminum, steel and rubber
Cast HOBART/STREAMLINER twice
Manufactured by the Hobart Manufacturing Company, Troy, OH
13 1/4 x 20 7/8 x 19 1/4 in. (33.6 x 53 x 48.9 cm)

Literature and References:
Wendy Kaplan, ed., Designing Modernity: The Arts of Reform and Persuasion 1885-1945, London, 1995, p. 333
J. Stewart Johnson, American Modern 1925-1940: Design for a New Age, New York, 2000, p. 134 (for a similar model)
Charlotte Benton, Tim Benton and Ghislaine Wood, eds., Art Deco 1910-1939, London, 2003, pp. 312 and 364
David A. Hanks and Anne Hoy, American Streamlined Design: The World of Tomorrow, Paris, 2005, pp. 104-105