Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern + Contemporary Art, Design & Luxury

Sat, Apr 23, 2022 12:00PM EDT
Lot 489

Eero Saarinen "Tulip" Dining Chairs, Set of 4

Estimate: $500 - $750

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
Artist/Designer; Manufacturer: Eero Saarinen; Knoll International, Inc.
Marking(s); notes: Knoll International, Inc. label, labels
Country of origin; materials: USA; mica, aluminum, other
Dimensions (H, W, D): 31.75"h, 25.25"w, 25.25"d; 17" seat height each
Additional Information: Set includes two arm chairs and two side chairs. References: Knoll - A Modernist Universe, Brian Lutz, ppg. 146, 147; Designed For Life - Scandinavian Modern Furnishings 1930-1970, Michael Ellison and Leslie Pina, pg. 149.

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fair/good, several nicks/scratches throughout, losses to finish, cushions are free of tears, minor stains to undersides of cushions, wear consistent with age and moderate use

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