Arizona Biltmore Patio Dining Table by Frank Lloyd Wright

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

Albert Chase McArthur was the son on one of Wright's first Chicago clients and was a former apprentice of Wright. Wright's career was at a low ebb in 1927 with few pending projects as he faced financial and personal problems. With atypical humility, Wright agreed to consult on the project of another architect. Wright's primary services would be the designing and engineering of the concrete block system (later known as Biltmore blocks). When Wright left, design changes made the blocks merely decorative elements instead of the integral, structural part of the building.

In 1973, the hotel was sold and during an update to the sprinkler system, the hotel caught fire. After a very hurried and extensive remodel, the Biltmore reopened with a new look.

This dining table dates to the original furnishings of the Biltmore before the 1973 remodel. It has the original finish and patina. It still has a majority of the original paint intact.
      

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1927
  • Period
    1920-1929
  • Materials and Techniques
    Steel
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    28 in. H x 31 in. W x 31 in. D
    71 cm H x 79 cm W x 79 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Denver, CO
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU127924294643
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2015

Typical response time: 3 hours

Located in Denver, CO

More from this Seller

Arizona Biltmore Patio Coffee Table by Frank Lloyd Wright
Arizona Biltmore Patio Coffee Table by Frank Lloyd...
Frank Lloyd Wright
Steel
Albert Chase McArthur was the son on one of Wright's first Chicago clients and was a former apprentice of Wright. Wright's career was at a low ebb in 1927 with few pending projects as h...
Tony Paul Table and Server, Server Hold Table Leaves
Tony Paul Table and Server, Server Hold Table Leav...
Tony Paul
Birch, Steel
Very rare Tony Paul table and server. The two leaves for the table make up the server, and the frame of the server folds out of the way for storage. Rods underneath the table extend out...
Bruno Mathsson 1960s Teak Dining Table
Bruno Mathsson 1960s Teak Dining Table
Bruno Mathsson, Karl Mathsson
Teak
Teak Bruno Mathsson dining table, manufactured by Karl Mathsson in the 1960s. Seats six easily. Top is one piece teak, original condition. Wonderful example of Bruno Mathsson's design.
Russel Wright for Conant Ball "American Modern" Trio Nesting Tables
Russel Wright for Conant Ball "American Modern" Tr...
Russel Wright, Conant Ball
Maple
Russel Wright for Conant Ball "American Modern" set of three hard rock maple nesting tables. Clean early post-war modernism aesthetic form and function. Measure: Smallest 13.25" x 24...
1970s Petite Mastercraft Midcentury Brass Cocktail Side Table with Gallery
1970s Petite Mastercraft Midcentury Brass Cocktail...
Baker Furniture Company, Mastercraft
Brass
Rarely seen Mastercraft for Baker petite brass tripod cocktail side table. Elegant Classic modernist form with gallery rim pierced with alternating hearts and stylized acanthus leaf fee...
Paul McCobb Planner Group Mable Bench or Coffee Table
Paul McCobb Planner Group Mable Bench or Coffee Ta...
Paul McCobb, Winchendon Furniture “Planner Group”
Paul McCobb designed rectangular coffee table or the bench for cabinet separates, of solid maple with tapered legs and manufactured by the Winchendon Furniture Company.
American Craft Organic Live Edge Free-Form Coffee Cocktail Table
American Craft Organic Live Edge Free-Form Coffee ...
Unknown
Wood
Classic example of 1960s era American craft wooden slab live edge furnishings. This example with a highly pronounced and figured wood grain surface and wildly organic free-form edge. Di...
Harvey Probber Mid-Century Sculpted Oak and Glass Coffee Cocktail Table
Harvey Probber Mid-Century Sculpted Oak and Glass ...
Harvey Probber, Probber Inc.
Glass, Oak
Exceptional sculptural Harvey Prober coffee table with knotted form solid oak base and plate glass top. A remarkable early and scarce biomorphic design by Probber and documented in the ...
1958 Edward Wormley Dunbar Model 4699 Long John Bench Coffee Table with Drawer
1958 Edward Wormley Dunbar Model 4699 Long John Be...
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Leather, Walnut
Iconic 84" long model #4699 walnut "Long John" bench or coffee table designed by Edward Wormley for Dunbar Furniture. With optional magazine storage drawer and original set of three lea...
Mid-Century Mastercraft Greek Key Brass Rectangular Coffee Cocktail Table
Mid-Century Mastercraft Greek Key Brass Rectangula...
Mastercraft
Brass
Iconic 1970s patinated brass rectangular coffee table with a Greek Key chinoiserie motif from the renowned luxury workshops of Mastercraft Furniture.
Paul Frankl 1930s Studio Coffee Table with Mirror Top and Crackle Finish
Paul Frankl 1930s Studio Coffee Table with Mirror ...
Paul Frankl
Glass, Lacquer, Wood
Paul Frankl coffee table from his studio, original crackle finish and mirrored top. This came from Frankl's personal studio, so this was not a production piece. Complete in it's origina...