Modern Staunton Chess Set by Arthur Elliott for Anri

Stephen Coles

simplymod is offering another amazing Anri chess set. This one, also by Arthur Elliott, is no less remarkable than the Universum from November, but it’s certainly different. Chunky, stunted forms give the army a whimsical, unmistakably mid-century modern feel. The details on this set are clearly driving up its value, from the felt-footed pieces with contrasting wood inlay to the heavy box with soft flocked lined interior and hinged lid.

I wish I had the love of chess and stash of Benjamins required to bid on this beauty. More pics below.

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  1. 01.04.09 nitzan

    superb. like the feedback tab too

  2. 01.05.09 seesaw designs

    i can’t think of another word except… cute.

  3. 10.15.09 Giant Chess Fan

    Where can I buy one of these sets in the UK?

  4. 04.23.13 — Hippia

    Where can I buy this beautiful Modern Staunton Chess Set by Arthur Elliott for Anri?
    Thank you for your response.

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