Citation
Skyscraper

Material Information

Title:
Skyscraper [bookcase]
Creator:
Frankl Galleries ( Designer, Retailer )
Place of Publication:
New York
Creation Date:
1926- circa 1926-1930-Retail Date
Materials:
maple ( medium )
birch ( medium )
lacquer ( medium )
Measurements:
84 x 39-1/4 x 14 Dimensions, overall in
51 x 33 x 11 Dimensions, top (a) in
33 x 39-1/4 x 14 Dimensions, bottom (b) in
213.4 x 99.7 x 35.7 Dimensions, overall cm
129.5 x 83.8 x 27.9 Dimensions, top (a) cm
83.8 x 99.7 x 35.7 Dimensions, bottom (b) cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Furniture/Furniture Design
Skyscraper
Decorative Arts and Furniture
Art Deco
Genre:
bookcase

Notes

Content description:
Birch and maple bookcase in form of a skyscraper in two sections; the lower section has a frieze drawer above open section flanked by two cabinet sections with hinged doors; upper section consists of central tall shelf element in a stepped cornice; flanking shelf sections of varying heights; shorter section has open shelves on side; open shelves have red lacquer back panels; black lacquer banding. a: top, b: bottom.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection ( The Wolfsonian FIU Objects Collection )
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
87.661.11.1 a,b ( accession number )
Classification:
Furniture

Wolfsonian Membership

Aggregations:
Museum Objects of The Wolfsonian - FIU
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