Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Rocking Chair2005fiddleback maple and ebony, signed, titled and dated 'No. 2 2005/ Sam Maloof d.f.a. r.i.s.d.', initialed 'M.j. l.w. d.w.', and inscribed 'Made for Denny Murphy' underneath the seatheight 47 1/2in (120cm); width 26 1/4in (66.5cm); length 45in (114.3cm)

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Lot 261W
Sam Maloof (1916-2009)
Rocking Chair
2005
fiddleback maple and ebony, signed, titled and dated 'No. 2 2005/ Sam Maloof d.f.a. r.i.s.d.', initialed 'M.j. l.w. d.w.', and inscribed 'Made for Denny Murphy' underneath the seat
height 47 1/2in (120cm); width 26 1/4in (66.5cm); length 45in (114.3cm)

Sold for US$ 27,575 inc. premium

Modern Design | Art

30 Sep 2020, 11:00 PDT

Los Angeles

Sam Maloof (1916-2009)
Rocking Chair
2005
fiddleback maple and ebony, signed, titled and dated 'No. 2 2005/ Sam Maloof d.f.a. r.i.s.d.', initialed 'M.j. l.w. d.w.', and inscribed 'Made for Denny Murphy' underneath the seat
height 47 1/2in (120cm); width 26 1/4in (66.5cm); length 45in (114.3cm)

Footnotes

  • Similar rocking chairs by Sam Maloof are in the permanent collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the White House Collection of American Crafts and The Smithsonian American Art Museum.

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Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Rocking Chair2005fiddleback maple and ebony, signed, titled and dated 'No. 2 2005/ Sam Maloof d.f.a. r.i.s.d.', initialed 'M.j. l.w. d.w.', and inscribed 'Made for Denny Murphy' underneath the seatheight 47 1/2in (120cm); width 26 1/4in (66.5cm); length 45in (114.3cm)
Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Rocking Chair2005fiddleback maple and ebony, signed, titled and dated 'No. 2 2005/ Sam Maloof d.f.a. r.i.s.d.', initialed 'M.j. l.w. d.w.', and inscribed 'Made for Denny Murphy' underneath the seatheight 47 1/2in (120cm); width 26 1/4in (66.5cm); length 45in (114.3cm)
Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Rocking Chair2005fiddleback maple and ebony, signed, titled and dated 'No. 2 2005/ Sam Maloof d.f.a. r.i.s.d.', initialed 'M.j. l.w. d.w.', and inscribed 'Made for Denny Murphy' underneath the seatheight 47 1/2in (120cm); width 26 1/4in (66.5cm); length 45in (114.3cm)
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