Art Nouveau Bent Sandalwood Rocker For Sale
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Art Nouveau Bent Sandalwood Rocker

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An incredible and unusual Art Nouveau bent sandalwood rocker. A beautifully-built, elegant and highly-unexpected construction, two 3' bentwood rings flank and support an unusually deep seat with concave back. Carved wood buttons at the seat and backside indicate this likely had a custom cushion making the form fully functional. Wonderful patina from age, great from all angles. Though gently restored and still rigid, the piece sits now more as an incredible, anonymous, turn-of-the-century rarity; extraordinarily evocative utilitarian sculpture.

Details

  • Period
    1900-1909
  • Materials and Techniques
    Sandalwood,Bentwood
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 36 in. x W 23 in. x D 36 in.H 91.44 cm x W 58.42 cm x D 91.44 cm
  • Seat Height
    13.25 in. (33.66 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU890414003302
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