George Nelson Prototype Bench - Lot #: 014Small slat bench, extra high legs. Herman Miller, 1948. Birch, lacquered wood. Evidence of applied foil manufacturer's label to underside. Top of foil is off but imprint can be read: [George Nelson Design Herman Miller Zeeland, Michigan]. Signed in pencil to underside; prototype 1948. Provenance: Brought from Herman Miller executive, 1984, who was given the bench from Max Dupree when he retired. Steve purchased this bench in New Zeeland, Michigan.
Condition: legs are weak, untouched original condition
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000