Surfboard couch table | Dorotheum

Dorotheum-Surfboard couch table

Estimated value: 6000-8000 EUR

Auction:
Design

Sales date: 2003-05-06

Location:
Vienna, Austria

Lot number: 151

Design

Ray Eames, Charles Eames
Launched in 1950/55

Architonic id

4101725

A Surfboard couch table, Charles Eames, single-piece production from around 1950/55, chromium plated tubular steel support, elliptic walnut veneered top, with a paper label inscribed in handwrtiting Bord au Charles Eames given to Astrid Sampe during the 1950ies and belongs to her as well as a further label Designer/Astrid Sampe Hon. RDI/ Karlsplant/11460, Stockholm, Sweden, length 168 cm, width 59 cm, height 25 cm.
A special model made for the Swedish designer Astrid Sampe, who the table was given to by Charles Eames.