Create your first list.

A way to share and manage lots.

  • Provenance

    Private collection, Tokyo

  • Literature

    Kathryn B. Hiesinger and George Marcus, Design Since 1945, exh. cat., Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1983, p. 52, pl. 16
    Kathryn B. Hiesinger and Felice Fischer, Japanese Design: A Survey Since 1950, Philadelphia and New York, 1995, p. 64, fig. 27
    Akari Matsuura, Japan Design to the new generation, Japan, 2001, p. 70

168

Lot offered with No Reserve

Early 'Butterfly' stool, model no. S-0521/M

designed 1954
Indian rosewood-veneered plywood, tubular brass, brass.
38.7 x 42.7 x 30.8 cm (15 1/4 x 16 3/4 x 12 1/8 in.)
Manufactured by Tendō Mokkō, Tendō, Japan. Underside with manufacturer's paper label and twice incised 117.

Estimate
£3,000 - 5,000 Ω •

Sold for £625

Contact Specialist
Madalena Horta e Costa
Head of Sale
+44 20 7318 4019

Design

London Auction 21 September 2016