John Risley (American, 1919-2002), Table and Two Figural Chairs
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Black painted rod iron, including an arm chair, low chair with hip rails and a circular table with glass top, unmarked.
Taller chair 49.5 x 26 x 22 in.; table 30 x 36 in. diameter.
Renowned for his sense of humor, Risley received his MFA in 1950 from the Cranbrook Academy as well as taught at Cranbrook and later Wesleyan University. His sculptures are in the collections of Wesleyan College, IBM New York and the Cleveland Garden Center.
Some paint flaking; overall good estate condition.
$400 - 800