LAMA set the world auction record for a dining table set by Sam Maloof on February 23, 2014 with Dining Table and Chairs (9) (1968-1969) realizing $81,250.
About The Artist
Sam Maloof, a central figure in the post-war American crafts movement, was a California native who crafted timeless furniture, which he designed and built by hand. Entirely self-taught, Maloof blended traditional elements with modern twists, producing his own elegant aesthetic. His most noted work is his rocking chair, which resembles the smoothness and shape of an antelope’s horns.