John Widdicomb Mid-Century Modern Salesman Sample or Child's Sofa, 1956 For Sale
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John Widdicomb Mid-Century Modern Salesman Sample or Child's Sofa, 1956


An extremely rare Mid-Century Modern salesman sample or child's sofa by John Widdicomb. It was originally made for traveling salespersons to bring along as samples when selling furniture. The sofa features sleek midcentury lines, solid walnut feet, and original upholstery. The upholstery is blue gray with a silver metallic accent. There is some minor wear and surface stains to the upholstery. Could be used as is or would be fantastic reupholstered. Retains the John Widdicomb metal label on the underside and is marked "Feb 27 1956.".


  • Condition Details
    There is some minor wear and surface stains to the upholstery. See photos.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 21.25 in. x W 43 in. x D 23 in.H 53.98 cm x W 109.22 cm x D 58.42 cm
  • Seat Height
    11.75 in. (29.85 cm)
  • Seller Location
    South Bend, IN
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Located in South Bend, IN
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