Offered by: VERN + VERA
5856 N Broadway Chicago, IL 60660 , United States Call Seller 773.654.1562


John Dickinson Rare and Important "African" Plaster End Table

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  • Description
    Designer: John Dickinson
    USA - Circa 1980
    Dimensions: 26" H x 22.25" DIA
    Condition: Excellent vintage condition. Professionally restored.

    Discover an exquisite masterpiece of art and design with this rare and iconic African end table by the legendary John Dickinson (American 1920 - 1982). Model 101-A. Hand-crafted circa 1980 during the zenith of Dickinson's celebrated career, this table is far more than a functional piece—it's a conversation starter and a timeless embodiment of artistry. Constructed with unparalleled craftsmanship, the table is crafted using plaster meticulously layered over a robust rebar steel frame. This lends the table not only exceptional durability but also a tactile richness that invites touch. Painted in a sophisticated white, it serves as both a neutral palette and a stand-alone showpiece for any room.

    With its distinctive three-legged structure, each leg of a stylized and substantial form, culminate in feet deeply inspired by traditional African design. The table's conical top serves as a harmonious counterpoint to its robust legs, offering an elegant display surface that complements its sculptural base. The table's pristine white finish elevates its sculptural aesthetic, making it a radiant centerpiece for any room. Measuring 26” in height and 22.25” in diameter, it seamlessly fits into a variety of spaces while adding a touch of grandeur.

    Adding to its value, the table bears the impressed signature “John Dickinson / San Francisco” on the bottom of one of its feet, signifying its authentic provenance. Moreover, this remarkable table has been professionally restored, ensuring it continues to captivate for generations to come. Featured in John Dickinson's 1970s catalog, this table is not just a piece of furniture; it's a part of design history. Invest in this stunning work of art to infuse your space with unparalleled style, cultural richness, and historical significance.
  • More Information
    Documentation: Signed
    Origin: United States
    Period: 1980-1999
    Materials: Hand Crafted Plaster, Steel ,Paint
    Condition: Good. Excellent vintage condition. The table has been professionally restored. Additional photos upon request.
    Creation Date: Circa 1980
    Styles / Movements: Modern, Mid Century, Minimalist
    Incollect Reference #: 669661
  • Dimensions
    H.2. 26 in; Diam. 22.25 in;
    H.2. 66.04 cm; Diam. 56.52 cm;
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