Palm Beach Modern Auctions
Live Auction

Modern Art & Design

Sat, Jun 2, 2018 12:00PM EDT
Lot 101

Paul Evans Dining Chairs, Set of 8

Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$200,000 $25,000
Set is comprised of two arm chairs and six side chairs, models PE-105 and PE-106. Several photos within the listing depict the chairs with a SKYLINE table of the same provenance, offered as lot 102 in this sale.
Provenance: Consignor states the Paul Evans table and set of chairs were purchased by his father, and have remained in the family for over thirty years.
References: Modern Americana: Studio Furniture From High Craft to High Glam, Lovine and Merrill, pg. 100; Paul Evans Designer & Sculptor, Jeffrey Head, ppg. 91, 93.
Designer & Manufacturer: Paul Evans; Paul Evans Inc.
Markings: Paul Evans Inc. label
Country of Origin & Materials: USA; bronzed resin over steel, upholstery
Dimensions(H,W,D): arm chairs: 32"h, 27"w, 23"d, 19" seat height; side chairs: 32"h, 21.5"w, 22.5"d, 19" seat height
very good, patina to metal, a few scuffs to finish, light wear and several stains to upholstery, minor movement to loose resin to one chair back, wear consistent with age and light use