Eugene Schoen - Design / Design Art New York Wednesday, December 13, 2006 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    SS Leviathan Ocean Liner

  • Literature

    Alastair Duncan, American Art Deco, New York, 1986, pp. 46-47 for further reading and examples of Schoen’s work

  • Catalogue Essay

    The offered lot was designed for the nightclub interior Eugene Schoen designed for the luxury liner SS Leviathan in 1930 which was the world's first modern interior designed for an ocean liner. The chair retains its original fabric.

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Chair, from the SS Leviathan Ocean Liner

1930
Beech wood, fabric, brass tacks.
38 1/2 in. (97.8 cm) high

Estimate
$3,500 - 4,500 

Design / Design Art

14 Dec 2006, 2pm
New York