Greene and Greene Pratt Desk up for auction on Dec. 16

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Forum topic by Jim posted 11-16-2010 07:21 PM 1604 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-16-2010 07:21 PM

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I just stumbled across this article announcing the upcoming sale at Sotheby’s auction of the Pratt Desk designed by the brothers Greene and built by Peter Hall.

This pinnacle piece of G&G furniture is expected to sell for something in the range of $4 million dollars – Wow!!

Feel free to put you bid in, the auction is Dec. 16.


-- Jim, Now in Nashville, TN

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#1 posted 11-17-2010 07:03 AM

Maybe Darrell will build one for a few dozen grand…

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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#2 posted 11-20-2010 05:51 PM

I clicked on the “Buy It Now” button, and only paid $5mil. ;-)

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#3 posted 11-21-2010 04:58 AM

Will be interesting to see what it will sell for in this depressed climate…

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#4 posted 12-23-2010 08:28 AM

Update: The desk and chair sold for $6.9 million. Really hard for me to grasp spending that kind of money on a piece of furniture (or anything else for that matter).

-- Jim, Now in Nashville, TN

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