"Marshmallow" sofa by George Nelson, 1958.

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Original "Marshmallow" sofa, 1958, by George Nelson (1908-1986) et Irving Harper for Hermann Miller Inc.
All sit made with 18 circular cushions, covered here with 7 different colored fabric. Chromed and black metal structure.
Marked with Nelson and Miller stamp.

Considered as one of the first "Pop-art" style piece, with commutable sits, so unusual, Georges Nelson bet to produce this sofa as he directed H.Miller Inc. He is one of the founder of after 1st world war American furniture design in shape and material.
Details
Creator
George Nelson (Designer)
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1956-58
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Fabric
Metal
Chrome
Condition
Good
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
31.5 in. H x 51.18 in. W x 31.5 in. D
80 cm H x 130 cm W x 80 cm D
Seat Height
16.54 in. (42 cm)
Dealer Location
Paris, France
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
1306209520101
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