Three legged high stools | Phillips, de Pury & Company

Phillips, de Pury & Company-Three legged high stools

Estimated value: 6000-8000 US$

Auction:
20-21st Century Design Sale

Sales date: 2004-06-10

Location:
New York

Lot number: 104

Design

Wharton Esherick
Launched in 1950s

Architonic id

4104260

Walnut and ash (2), both incised on the underside with Wharton Esherick's monogram, one incised "1950"
25 in. (63.5 cm) high
251/2 in. (64.8 cm) high

Literature:
Mansfield Bascom, THE WHARTON ESHERICK MUSEUM, STUDIO AND COLLECTION, PAOLI, 1984, p. 26, exh. no. 93 for description, p. 12 for a shorter version
MODERNE ART GALLERY, 1996, p. 19, no. 25 for a stool of the same style, dated 1959
Susan Slesin, "Into the Woods," NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE, October 13, 2002, p. 87 for similar stools in the collection of Jack Lenor Larsen