George Nelson

American (Hartford, Connecticut, 1908 - 1986, New York City, New York)

George Nelson and Associates

(New York City, New York, ca. 1955 - ca. 1980)

Herman Miller Inc., Manufacturer

(Zeeland, Michigan, Established 1923)

Home Desk, model 4658

furniture | wood, metal,and leather
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  • Home Desk, model 4658

    George Nelson, George Nelson and Associates, Herman Miller Inc., Home Desk, model 4658, 1946; wood, metal,and leather, 41 in. x 54 in. x 28 1/8 in. (104.14 cm x 137.16 cm x 71.44 cm); Collection SFMOMA,

41 in. x 54 in. x 28 1/8 in. (104.14 cm x 137.16 cm x 71.44 cm)
Acquired 2000
Collection SFMOMA


desks, furniture, wood, design, functional

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