Designer Arthur Elliott worked as an early animator for Disney Studios as well as a product designer. Outstanding Deluxe Universum Space Age chess set designed by Arthur Elliott for Anri Italy c.
ANRI sets are very nice I learned how to play chess in the early 70s in Europe on a King Arthur chess set and it was gorgeous I always wonder what happened to it it was a friend of mines Ive never seen one like it the black rook windows for example were painted as lit but in all online ANRI pics I found they werent and now that I live in Canada the odds of finding one are pretty low.
Space age chess set. Exquisitely crafted in sheesham boxwood this reproduction chess set is the exact reproduction of the set designed by US artist Arthur Elliott for ANRI Italy in the 70ies. The box shows signs of ageing as seen in photos. Mid Century Modernist Anri Space Age Universum Wood Chess Set Arthur Elliott Having some basic knowledge as to what things are collectible coupled with Internet research can yield some great results.
It was designed by Arthur Elliot hand carved by Anri in maple and walnut. American 1913-1983 Space Age Chess Set made for Anri Selva Val Gardena 1970s Maple in the original box Height of tallest piece 4 18 inches. Free shipping for many products.
Designed by Arthur Elliot and hand carved by Anri the woods are walnut and maple. The king being the tallest piece measures 4 18 high. Having some basic knowledge as to what things are collectible coupled with Internet research can yield some great results.
Middle Eastern chess pieces were normally carved from ivory bone or stone. The set is issued by Chessex and has item number CHX1420. This is an original boxed 1958 Universum Space Age chess set.
Replacement 2 BLACK PAWNS Chess Piece ANRI Renaissance ES. Offered here is a strikingly modern Chess Set resembling the famous Space Age Set. The board and pieces.
Though they rarely come up for sale a few of these 7th- and 8th-century chess sets still surface today. Interestingly the design of this chess set is inspired by Space age concept. Buy low price Reproduced Anri Space Age Chess Set in MIG Mohali.
The bases are lightly weighted and the pieces rest atop a cushion of brown felt. Among the design we might term modern or the two chess set created by US designer Arthur Elliott – the well known Space Age Universum set created in 1958 and made till. Mid Century Modernist Anri Space Age Universum Wood Chess Set Arthur Elliott.
Complete with all pieces. Arthur Elliott Space Age chess set Made by Anri designed in the 1970s with original box 3 14 high 10 34 wide 7 12 deep Mountain maple partly stained dark Condition If you wish to receive more specific condition reports or additional high res photos please contact the auction house directly by phone or by email at info. In addition to the custom fitted wood box this set also has its original Arni wooden chess board from 1958.
The original box is missing for the pieces. Knowing that old chess sets can be desirable plus recognizing this heavily stylized pattern and comping it based on the name brand told us that. The King stands about 4 tall.
Very rare 1950s chess set by famous Disney designer Arthur Elliot Universum Space Age. Each piece is weighted for stability. 2 Vintage ANRI Cream Rook.
The board measures 16 38 x 16 14. This set retains its original 1958 cardboard box. Chessex might be well known to owners of specialized game stores that sell wargames role playing games and similar as it is a large distributor so a set like.
Sep 27 2012 – Lot 1055 part of the NA Auction at Doyle. Both sets are ready to do battle with wood game board. Anri Universum Space Age Chess Set – Replacement Bishops – Arthur Elliot.
Mid Century Anri Space Age Cased Space Age Chess Set Very nice set in original fitted wooden case with stickers original stickers on both kings and box. An Early deluxe edition of the Universum Space Age Chess Set that comes with custom a fitted wood box containing a top shelf insert to hold all the pieces. Find many great new used options and get the best deals for Vintage Mid Century Modern Space Age Wooden Chess Set Folding Case Board LOOK.
Today abstract design versus realistic representation is a major differentiator between collectible chess sets. Chess pieces look like a rockets sputniks and satellites. There were very few cool true mid century modern chess piece sets and even fewer crafted of solid wood.
The chess pieces are abstract representations of Space Stations Space Ships Missiles Rockets Satellites and Radar. Reproduced Anri Space Age Chess Set offered by Artsmart India is available with multiple payment options and easy delivery. A set of Space Chess a three-dimensional chess variant was bought by me from in 1997.
At the best online prices at eBay. This is an exquisite design and extremely modern in every respect. Wonderful set of turned wood chess pieces designed by Arthur Elliott for Anri circa 1960.
List price was 3995.