Vintage Children’s Furniture by Henry Glass

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Very cool + very rare vin­tage mod­ern children’s fur­ni­ture designed by Henry Glass in the 1950s. Made from molded ply­wood and masonite, Glass designed the pieces as part of the Swing­line Group of children’s fur­ni­ture for the Fer­n­wood Fur­ni­ture Com­pany in Chicago.

From the top:

  • c.1951 Swing­line Children’s Room Divider (sold for $7,000 at Wright in 2003)
  • c.1952 Swing­line Children’s Cab­i­net (est. $5-7k at Wright in 2003, unsold)
  • c.1955 Swing­line Children’s Table (est. $2-3k at Wright in 2003, unsold)
  • c.1951 Swing­line Children’s Dresser (sold for $6,435 at Wright in 2003)
  • c.1955 Swing­line Children’s Book­case (sold for $4,313 at Wright in 2000)