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Modern Lounge Chair Designed by Mel Smilow

$2,800

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Danish modern style walnut lounge chair designed by Mel Smilow for his company Smilow-Thielle, American, circa 1950s. Signed under the seat. It has been refinished and reupholstered in an ivory color herringbone fabric.

Details

  • Creator
    Mel Smilow (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 28 in. (71.12 cm)Width: 29 in. (73.66 cm)Depth: 29.75 in. (75.57 cm)Seat Height: 15.5 in. (39.37 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1950s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good to excellent condition. Minor surface scratches and wear possible. Refinished and reupholstered in an ivory color herringbone fabric.
  • Seller Location
    Atlanta, GA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU871813429221

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  • Shipping
    Ships From: Atlanta, GA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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