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Edward Wormley

Chaise Longue

Edward Wormley

Edward Wormley

Chaise Longue

Chaise Longue

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Edward Wormley

Chaise Longue

circa 1946

bleached mahogany, cane, fabric upholstery

28 x 26 1/2 x 59 in. (71.1 x 67.3 x 149.9 cm)

Overall in very good condition. The mahogany presents with light surface scratches and very minor abrasions throughout concentrated to the legs, edges and corners of the chaise consistent with gentle use. The wooden surfaces with instances of discoloration to the finish throughout, concentrated to the back and proper left side of the chaise. The brass elements present with age-appropriate oxidation throughout. The caning and later fabric upholstery are in excellent condition. The underside of the legs with protective metal foot pads. 


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby’s is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Wyeth, New York
Sotheby's New York, Wyeth: The Art of Timeless Design, June 7, 2016, lot 458
Private Collection
Wright, Chicago, June 5, 2019, lot 212
Acquired from the above by the present owners