*SOLD* Signed Walter Lamb for Brown-Jordan Bronze Outdoor Rocking Chair, circa 1950Automaton Vintage Furnishings
Bronze rocking chair designed by Walter Lamb and manufactured by Brown Jordan. A rarity with the original label still in-tact as these, being usually used outdoors, tend to lose the labels on the lower cross-bar. This, plus its excellent original condition, makes it a fantastic choice for collectors and designers seeking early signed examples with excellently preserved original look and feel.
The sculptural frame of this rocker is fabricated from tubular bronze which has signs of attractive green colored patina which is light and even throughout, forming the backrest, arms and curvaceous runners. The back and the seat are strung with its original cotton rope, lightly glazed to make it appropriate for outdoor use and still in excellent condition.
This elegant piece would be a great addition indoors or out as part of a Classic or contemporary living room, den, family room, office, bedroom, veranda, covered patio, terrace or porch. It would also be an Apt choice in a corporate, retail or hospitality location such as a boutique hotel garden, cocktail bar patio, members club roof terrace or workspace studio.
Measurements: 31" H x 21.5" W x 32" D
Seat height 16"
Seat depth 18.25"
Very good vintage condition with light and even patina. Rope shows signs of wear and use with some light discoloration. Rocker frame is sturdy and strong. Overall excellent original example and ready for immediate use.