Design Agenda: The Collection of Michael Maharam

Design Agenda: The Collection of Michael Maharam

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Gerrit Rietveld

Steltman Chair (Left)

Auction Closed

October 15, 05:11 PM GMT


20,000 - 30,000 USD

Lot Details


Gerrit Rietveld

Steltman Chair (Left)

designed 1963, executed 1965-1970

executed by Gerard van de Groenekan, The Netherlands

painted oak


27½ x 19¼ x 17½ in. (69.8 x 48.8 x 44.4 cm)

Gerrit Rietveld Jr.
Thence by descent
Christie's Amsterdam, June 4, 2002, lot 202
Daniele Baroni, The Furniture of Gerrit Rietveld, Woodbury, 1978, p. 158, no. 68
Gerrit Rietveld: A Centenary Exhibition, exh. cat., Barry Friedman Ltd., New York, 1988, p. 60
Marijke Kuper and Ida van Zijl, The Complete Works of Gerrit Rietveld, Utrecht, 1992, pp. 332 and 341, no. 646
Peter Vöge, The Complete Rietveld Furniture, Rotterdam, 1993, p. 166, no. 371
Ida van Zijl, Gerrit Rietveld, London, 2012, p. 191

Sotheby’s would like to thank Rob Driessen and Jurjen Creman for their assistance with the cataloguing of this lot.