Pipsan Saarinen Swanson, ‘Rare complete set of three nesting tables, from the “Flexible Home Arrangements” line’, ca. 1940, Phillips

Largest: 17 1/2 x 28 x 18 1/4 in. (44.5 x 71.1 x 46.4 cm)
Underside of smallest branded FHA/JOHNSON FURNITURE CO./GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. and ink-stamped E 15 1/2.

Manufacturer: Johnson Furniture Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan

J. Stewart Johnson, American Modern 1925-1940: Design for a New Age, exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2000, p. 163

Private collection, Washington DC

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