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Cocktail table

Coffee table

about 1951
Designed by Paul Theodore Frankl (American, born in Austria, 1886–1958), Designed for Johnson Furniture Company (active 1908–1983)


Object Place: Possibly Grand Rapids, Michigan

Dimensions

Overall: 36.8 x 119.4 x 88.9 cm (14 1/2 x 47 x 35 in.)

Accession Number

2008.29

Medium or Technique

Cork, mahogany

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

Amorphic-shaped glazed cork top with four slab mahogany legs

Inscription

Numbered on bottom 5005 and 231

Client's name on bottom, Davis Orange Connecticut

Label of maker on bottom

Provenance

2004, purchased by Lillian Heidenberg; 2008, gift of Heidenberg to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Lillian Heidenberg