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January Day 2: Postwar & Contemporary Art

Wed, Jan 25, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 654

Eames 3473 Sofa for Herman Miller

Estimate: $1,500 - $3,000

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Charles Eames (American, 1907-1978) & Ray Eames (American, 1912-1988) for Herman Miller, Zeeland, Michigan, United States. Mid-century Modern 3473 model sofa, designed 1964. White vinyl, aluminum, iron, and plywood.

Provenance: Distinguished Corporate Collection, Minnesota.

Height: 34 in x width: 72 in x depth: 29 1/2 in.

Condition

The sofa is in good condition in general with no visible rips or losses. It is structurally stable, and all components seem to be firmly attached. The white leather seems to be slightly discolored yellow. As expected from use, wear throughout. There is a scratch to the right to the front of the back cushion. Above it, there is an area where the steal back support is stuck to the leather and shows its silhouette through; please see the listing image. There is a horizontal line of slight color different to the front of the seat, as shown in the listing image. Wear to the base, consistent with age and use. Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email condition@revereauctions.com with any condition questions.

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