At Auction: Master woodworker John Nyquist's personal furniture at Bonhams & Butterfields
Among the furniture up for sale: The walnut ladder-back rocking chair, upholstered with Jack Lenor Larsen fabric, is a 1998 prototype. It is expected to fetch $5,000 to $8,000. The circa-2002 jewelry box crafted from Brazilian rosewood and ivory with a pink interior, made for his wife, Shirley is estimated to sell for $3,000 to $5,000
The pieces -- which blend classic midcentury and Scandinavian lines -- are on display until 5 p.m. today at 7601 Sunset Blvd. (323) 850-7000. They hit the block in an auction that begins at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29.
--David A. Keeps
Photo Credit: Bonhams & Butterfields