Gustav Stickley, ‘An oak rocking chair’, Sworders

Designed by Gustav Stickley, manufactured by the Craftsman Workshops,
c.1905-1909, the tall back with vertical slats over a leather upholstered drop-in seat,
105cm high

For a similar armchair and side chair designed by Stickley, with narrow vertical slats, see Leslie Bowman, 'American Arts & Crafts: Virtue in Design', 1991, figs 43 and 44.

Tom Gleason, New York: private collection since the 1980s.

About Gustav Stickley