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Restored 1938 K.E.M. Weber The Airline Chair for Walt Disney, Pair
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  • Title: Restored 1938 K.E.M. Weber The Airline Chair for Walt Disney, Pair
  • Additional Information: These rare "Airline Chair" armchairs by the iconic modernist K.E.M. Weber (American b. Germany, 1889-1963) was originally designed in 1934 and produced in 1938 for the Walt Disney Studios in a limited run of 300. The innovative seat, upholstered in a woven green woolen fabric, reclines for added comfort supported by its cantilevered frame. Simply put, the "Airline Chair armchair is a masterpiece of modern design. Our version has been refinished and reupholstered to its original appearance. As his most famous design, the "Airline chair" armchair epitomizes the sleek and sophisticated modernism that came to define the Hollywood of the 1930s. Sold as a pair.
    Details
    Creator
    Kem Weber (Designer)
    Dimensions
    Height: 31 in. (78.74 cm)Width: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Depth: 25 in. (63.5 cm)Seat Height: 17 in. (43.18 cm)
    Sold As
    Set of 2
    Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
    Materials and Techniques
    Wood
    Place of Origin
    United States
    Period
    1930-1939
    Date of Manufacture
    1938
    Condition
    ExcellentRefinished. Excellent condition. Professionally restored.

    Reserve: $63,750.00

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    Restored 1938 K.E.M. Weber The Airline Chair for Walt Disney, Pair

    Estimate $77,000 - $92,000
    May 24, 2022
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    0017: Restored 1938 K.E.M. Weber The Airline Chair for Walt Disney, Pair

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    Est. $77,000 - $92,000Starting Price $50,000
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  • Title: Restored 1938 K.E.M. Weber The Airline Chair for Walt Disney, Pair
  • Additional Information: These rare "Airline Chair" armchairs by the iconic modernist K.E.M. Weber (American b. Germany, 1889-1963) was originally designed in 1934 and produced in 1938 for the Walt Disney Studios in a limited run of 300. The innovative seat, upholstered in a woven green woolen fabric, reclines for added comfort supported by its cantilevered frame. Simply put, the "Airline Chair armchair is a masterpiece of modern design. Our version has been refinished and reupholstered to its original appearance. As his most famous design, the "Airline chair" armchair epitomizes the sleek and sophisticated modernism that came to define the Hollywood of the 1930s. Sold as a pair.
    Details
    Creator
    Kem Weber (Designer)
    Dimensions
    Height: 31 in. (78.74 cm)Width: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Depth: 25 in. (63.5 cm)Seat Height: 17 in. (43.18 cm)
    Sold As
    Set of 2
    Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
    Materials and Techniques
    Wood
    Place of Origin
    United States
    Period
    1930-1939
    Date of Manufacture
    1938
    Condition
    ExcellentRefinished. Excellent condition. Professionally restored.

    Reserve: $63,750.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Shipping rates are determined by destination
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from California.

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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