Art Deco Chest in Bookmatched Exotic Elm and Walnut by Eliel Saarinen For Sale
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Art Deco Chest in Bookmatched Exotic Elm and Walnut by Eliel Saarinen

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This handsome chest of drawers was realized in the United States, circa 1940, by Eliel Saarinen for Rway Furniture Co. It is composed of bookmatched walnut with exotic elm inlays; splayed legs; and three spacious drawers offering generous storage capabilities. This piece represents an excellent example of the Machine Age's influence on Art Deco in America. With its clean modernist lines, superlative craftsmanship and beautiful hardwoods, this piece is as versatile as it is aesthetically refined. It would be a winning addition to any style of interior from classic deco to contemporary. Mint restored condition. American, circa 1940. Dimensions: 22" D x 47.75"W x 34" H.

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  • Dimensions
    H 34 in. x W 47.75 in. x D 22 in.H 86.36 cm x W 121.29 cm x D 55.88 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU793416329582
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