Maarten Baas - Moss New York Tuesday, October 16, 2012 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Commissioned directly from the artist

  • Exhibited

    ‘Moss Angeles: Moss in Los Angeles’, Moss, Los Angeles, August 2 - September 29, 2007

  • Literature

    Laurie Manfra, “Maarten Baas: Furniture Iconoclast,” American Craft, October/ November 2007, pp. 52-53
    Tom Dixon, et al., &Fork, New York, 2007, pp. 26-27
    Louise Schouwenberg and Gert Staal, House of Concepts: Design Academy Eindhoven, Amsterdam, 2008, p. 209
    Adam Lindemann, Collecting Design, Cologne, 2010, front cover, pp. 262-263
    Julie Lasky, ‘The Classics, Circa 2050’, The New York Times, August 30, 2012, p. D1

  • Catalogue Essay

    The ‘Clay’ chair is in the permanent collections of the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, the Vitra Museum, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.


Set of four ‘Clay’ chairs

Painted synthetic clay, metal.
Tallest: 28 1/2 x 14 x 18 1/4 in (72.4 x 35.6 x 46.4 cm)
Together with two ‘Clay’ child’s chairs. Each handmade by Baas & den Heder, the Netherlands for Moss, USA. Each chair back inset with metal lettering ‘BAAS’ and underside of each signed and dated (6).

$8,000 - 10,000 

Sold for $20,000


16 October 2012
New York