Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options


    Charles Sumner Greene (American, 1868-1957) & Henry Mather Greene (American, 1870-1954)
    A Group of Six Chairs for the Drawing Room of the Cordelia Culbertson House, Pasadena, California, circa 1913, executed by the Peter Hall Workshop
    Inlaid mahogany, upholstery
    42 x 28 x 23 inches (106.7 x 71.1 x 58.4 cm) (side chair, each)
    Impressed Sumner Greene His True mark to each

    Property from the Cordelia Culbertson House, Pasadena, California

    Cordelia, Kate & Margaret Culbertson, Cordelia Culbertson House, Pasadena, California;
    Mrs. Dudley P. Allen, Cordelia Culbertson House, Pasadena, California;
    Private Collection, San Diego, California;
    Private Collection, California, purchased from the above.

    This lot comprising:
    4 Greene & Greene side chairs;
    2 Greene & Greene armchairs.
    6 Total

    Condition Report*: Group presents well with fine inlay intact. Minor signs of age and use, such as scattered scratches and fleabites to frame and small stable hairline to back of one side chair. Reupholstered, with small areas of discoloration to upholstery.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    30th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 681

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Charges to be determined based on Actual Shipping Costs incurred. Note: Additional invoice may follow original. Please contact us for more information. Sales Tax information

    Important information concerning Sales Tax and Resale Certificates. Learn More

    Terms and Conditions  |  Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments |  Glossary of Terms

    Sold on Sep 30, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2022 May 21 Texas Art Signature® Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    Ms. Sullivan proved knowledgeable, diligent and efficient in selecting items viable for the American Indian & Pre-Columbian Art Auction
    Margie Royle,
    Lakewood, NJ
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search