SAM MALOOF (1916 - 2009) Fine rocking chair (no. 30), Alta Loma, CA, 1986 Sculpted fiddleback maple, ebony Signed, dated, and numbered with copyright 47" x 27" x 42" Provenance: The Daphne Farago Collection of Decorative Arts. Sold for the benefit of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Exhibited: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 1993
Very minor seam separations to seat. Fine and hard to see and repaired crack to joinery where right rear leg meets the runner. Warm patina to original finish, very good condition. Condition reports are rendered as specialist opinion by the staff of the Auction House and/or independent consultants and not as statements of fact. We do not guarantee the content of written or verbal condition reports. The absence of a condition report does not imply that there are no condition issues with the lot. Please call us at (609) 397-9374 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about this lot at least 24 hours prior to auction.