FREDERICK ROEHRIG (1857 - 1948); ARTHUR JEROME EDDY (1859 - 1920)
Important and unique massive dining room table and ten chairs, Pasadena, CA, 1905; Mahogany, redwood, Oregon pine, cowhide with brands, iron; Unmarked; Table: 30 1/4" x 120" x 59", chairs: 33 1/2" x 20 1/2" x 19"; Provenance: Arthur Jerome Eddy, Pasadena, CA; Zane Grey, Altadena, CA; Private Collection, California; Published: Gustav Stickley (ed.), "A California house modeled on the simple lines of the old mission dwelling," The Craftsman: Vol XI, No. 2, November 1906, p. 218; Kate Greenleaf Locke, "Furnishing and Decorating Houses of Moderate Cost," House and Garden Vol. XI, June 1907, p. 220-221; Andersen, Moore, and Winter, California Design 1910, 1974, p. 17; Trapp, The Arts and Crafts Movement in California: Living the Good Life, 1993, p. 106-107
Estimate: $40,000 - $50,000
Chairs: one replaced and with new hide. One chair with replaced hide seat, another with replaced hide back. Some scuffs, scratches, dents, and chips to frames. Moderate scuffs, scratches, stains, and some dryness to all hide seats and backs. Tear to one leather back (2 1/2"), some backs are close to tearing. Table: Refinished top only, some scuffs, scratches, dents, and finish loss evenly throughout. Overall wear to table and chairs commensurate with age.