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Tag: Wharton Esherick

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    Design

    The Hedgerow Theatre was founded in 1923. Located in Rose Valley, Pennsylvania, the Hedgerow was one of the first professional repertory theater companies in the United States. Offered in the upcoming Design auction, presented by Freeman’s, is a furniture piece known as the “Thunder Table.” Created by Wharton Esherick in…

    A DS600 Organic Sofa, De Sede, Switzerland, designed 1972
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    Freeman’s To Sell Notable Works By Wharton Esherick From Historic Hedgerow Theatre Collection

    Notable works from the historic Hedgerow Theatre by renowned American artist and woodworker Wharton Esherick will come to auction for the first time on March 31 in Philadelphia.  Representing decades of creative exchange between the master woodworker and the Theatre, this significant collection leads Freeman’s forthcoming Design auction. The collection—which includes eight of…

    WHARTON ESHERICK
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    Freeman's to sell notable works by Wharton Esherick from historic Hedgerow Theatre Collection

    Esherick began designing pieces for the Hedgerow Theatre in exchange for his daughter’s acting lessons. PHILADELPHIA, PA.- Notable works from the historic Hedgerow Theatre by renowned American artist and woodworker Wharton Esherick will come to auction for the first time on March 31 in Philadelphia. Representing decades of creative exchange between…

    Wharton Esherick