Important Design

Important Design

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Gustav Stickley

A Rare Cheval Mirror

Auction Closed

December 8, 09:48 PM GMT


50,000 - 70,000 USD

Lot Details


Gustav Stickley

A Rare Cheval Mirror

circa 1902

model no. 35

executed by the Craftsman Workshops of Gustav Stickley, Eastwood, NY

oak, wrought-iron hardware, original mirrored glass

with firm's decal and with retailer's metal tag impressed W.B. MOSES & SONS/WASHINGTON, D.C./ESTABLISHED 1861./THOS. JAY GLEASON CO. BROOKLYN, N.Y.

69½ x 34 x 27⅝ in. (176.5 x 86.4 x 70.2 cm)

Private Collection, Washington, D.C., circa 1902
Thence by descent
Justin Mamis, Watchung, New Jersey
David Rago Auctions, New York, November 15, 1987, lot 170
Michael Carey, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner 
Stephen Gray, The Early Work of Gustav Stickley, New York, 1987, p. 102
The present lot is the only known example to date of this rare design.