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Isamu Noguchi
 "RADIO NURSE" AND "GUARDIAN EAR"
Estimate
6,0008,000
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52
Isamu Noguchi
 "RADIO NURSE" AND "GUARDIAN EAR"
Estimate
6,0008,000
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Details & Cataloguing

20th Century Design

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Isamu Noguchi
 "RADIO NURSE" AND "GUARDIAN EAR"

Radio Nurse with firm's molded marks


bakelite and enameled metal
Radio Nurse: 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm) high Guardian Ear: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm) high (not illustrated)
1937-1942
manufactured by Zenith Radio Corporation, Chicago
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Literature

"Safe at Home," House & Garden, March 1941, p. 34
Alexander von Vegesack, Peter Dunas, and Mathias Schwartz-Clauss, eds. 100 Masterpieces from the Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, 1996, p. 148
J. Stewart Johnson, American Modern 1925-1940:  Design for a New Age, New York, 2000, p. 163
Alexander von Vegesack, Katarina V. Posch, and Jochen Eisenbrand, eds., Isamu Noguchi:  Sculptural Design, Weil am Rhein, 2001, p. 110
Isamu Noguchi, Noguchi:  A Sculptor's World, Göttingen, Germany, 1968, reprint 2004, pl. 185
David A. Hanks and Anne Hoy, American Streamlined Design:  The World of Tomorrow, Paris, 2005, p. 173

20th Century Design

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