Four Heywood Wakefield Cliff House 1960s Hardwood Chairs

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A sculptural set of American 1960s hardwood cherry with a brown doeskin finish and curved steel bases. The rare set is from Heywood Wakefields Cliff House line. A matching dining set available.
Heywood' Fine craftsmanship and last line, was their entry into Space Age and Danish design of the era . The late 1960s brought the Cliff House collection, named for the famous San Francisco hotel. Cliff House was constructed of solid cherry, also in a deep warm brown finish. The new designs included a "square-round" table, pier mirror and captain's chairs, all streamlined and reminiscent of earlier collections but with a definite late-20th century look.

Details

  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Materials and Techniques
    Steel
    Cherry
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    29 in. H x 23 in. W x 20 in. D
    74 cm H x 58 cm W x 51 cm D
  • Seat Height
    15.5 in. (39 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    4
  • Reference Number
    LU78677898473
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