Bonhams : Amanda Levete (British, b.1955) and Future Systems Chester Sofa from a limited edition of 12, designed 2006 and made by Established & Sons Ltd., UK Stitched leather, wooden frame and horsehair, the buttons impressed Established & Sons360cm x 135cm x 68.5cm
Amanda Levete (British, b.1955) and Future Systems Chester Sofa from a limited edition of 12, designed 2006 and made by Established & Sons Ltd., UK Stitched leather, wooden frame and horsehair, the buttons impressed Established & Sons360cm x 135cm x 68.5cm

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Lot 3TP
Amanda Levete (British, b.1955) and Future Systems Chester Sofa from a limited edition of 12, designed 2006 and made by Established & Sons Ltd., UK
Stitched leather, wooden frame and horsehair, the buttons impressed Established & Sons
360cm x 135cm x 68.5cm

£ 4,000 - 6,000
US$ 5,100 - 7,700
Amanda Levete (British, b.1955) and Future Systems Chester Sofa from a limited edition of 12, designed 2006 and made by Established & Sons Ltd., UK
Stitched leather, wooden frame and horsehair, the buttons impressed Established & Sons
360cm x 135cm x 68.5cm

Footnotes

  • Only six of the edition of 12 were ever sold on the open market, numbers 5-10. Although un-numbered this sofa will be either 5,6,7, 9 or 10, number 8 having been offered by PHILLIPS, DESIGN, 30th April 2009, lot 81. In 2006 the price of the sofa was £60,000.

    Further Reading: Jennifer Hudson, 1000 Designs and where to find them: A 21st Century Sourcebook, published by Laurence King, 2006.
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Amanda Levete (British, b.1955) and Future Systems Chester Sofa from a limited edition of 12, designed 2006 and made by Established & Sons Ltd., UK Stitched leather, wooden frame and horsehair, the buttons impressed Established & Sons360cm x 135cm x 68.5cm
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