Important Design

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Important Design showcases a distinctive selection of 20th century design and objects priced to today's market. Special collections, focusing on the work of Gio Ponti, Danish craftsmen, American Art Deco, Italian avant-garde, Contemporary and American design, anchor the sale.
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Martin Szekely Bibliothèque100 - Martin Szekely Bibliothèque
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Martin Szekely Bibliothèque Satragno for Neotu France, 1994 tigerwood veneer over mdf 46 w x 15.5 d x 92.5 h inches This work is an artist proo...
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Estimates : 10,000.00 - 15,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (7,500.00 + 2,062.50) x 1 = 9,562.50
 
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Ron Arad Box in Four Movements prototype101 - Ron Arad Box in Four Movements prototype
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Ron Arad Box in Four Movements prototype Ron Arad Studio United Kingdom, 1994 cherry, chrome-plated steel 15.75 w x 15.75 d x 15.75 h inches Literatur
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Estimates : 20,000.00 - 30,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (19,000.00 + 5,225.00) x 1 = 24,225.00
 
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Atelier Van Lieshout Chromium Set of Organs102 - Atelier Van Lieshout Chromium Set of Organs
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Atelier Van Lieshout Chromium Set of Organs The Netherlands, 2007 chrome-plated metal 8 w x 4 d x 4 h inches This work, comprised of heart, liver and
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (2,900.00 + 797.50) x 1 = 3,697.50
 
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SANAA (Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizama) Drop chair103 - SANAA (Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizama) Drop chair
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SANAA (Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizama) Drop chair Japan, 2005 cast and polished aluminum, steel 23 w x 24 d x 19.5 h inches This chair was originall
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (4,000.00 + 1,100.00) x 1 = 5,100.00
 
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Frank Gehry bird104 - Frank Gehry bird
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Frank Gehry bird USA, c. 1983 formica, balsa wood, glass 26 h x 26 w inches
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (5,000.00 + 1,375.00) x 1 = 6,375.00
 
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Pierre Paulin Arachnoid armchair, model 687105 - Pierre Paulin Arachnoid armchair, model 687
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Pierre Paulin Arachnoid armchair, model 687 Artifort France, 1965 lacquered wood, rope, leather 40 w x 31 d x 24 h inches Sold with cushion. Signed wi
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (5,000.00 + 1,375.00) x 1 = 6,375.00
 
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Atelier Van Lieshout Bad Little Tables, pair106 - Atelier Van Lieshout Bad Little Tables, pair
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Atelier Van Lieshout Bad Little Tables, pair The Netherlands, 2004 forged steel, wood, fiberglass 33 dia x 19.25 h inches These works are numbered two
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Estimates : 10,000.00 - 15,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (6,500.00 + 1,787.50) x 1 = 8,287.50
 
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Ron Arad Split table107 - Ron Arad Split table
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Ron Arad Split table Poltronova United Kingdom/Italy, 1989 walnut, steel 63 w x 34.5 d x 29.5 h inches Approximately fifteen examples of this table we
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Estimates : 30,000.00 - 40,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (19,000.00 + 5,225.00) x 1 = 24,225.00
 
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Marc Newson Super Guppy floor lamp108 - Marc Newson Super Guppy floor lamp
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Marc Newson Super Guppy floor lamp Idee Australia/Japan, 1987 aluminum, glass, rubber 34 w x 31 d x 75 h inches Literature: Mark Newson, Rawsthorn, pg
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (5,000.00 + 1,375.00) x 1 = 6,375.00
 
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Andre Dubreuil Ram chair109 - Andre Dubreuil Ram chair
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Andre Dubreuil Ram chair France, 1986 steel, leather 28 w x 36 d x 35 h inches Literature: Dubreuil: Poet of Iron, Gaillemin, pg. 118 Exhibited: Theme
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (2,900.00 + 797.50) x 1 = 3,697.50
 
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Frank Gehry untitled110 - Frank Gehry untitled
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Frank Gehry untitled USA, 1999 cast and brushed aluminum 3.25 w x 3.25 d x 7.25 h inches This work is number one from the edition of 100 sculptures pr
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (1,500.00 + 412.50) x 1 = 1,912.50
 
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Shiro Kuramata Acrylic Stool111 - Shiro Kuramata Acrylic Stool
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Shiro Kuramata Acrylic Stool Ishimaru Co., Ltd. Japan, 1990/c. 1998 acrylic, anodized aluminum 13 w x 16 d x 21 h inches This work is number five from
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 30,000.00 - 40,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (19,000.00 + 5,225.00) x 1 = 24,225.00
 
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Isamu Noguchi Pierced Seat, IN82-2091112 - Isamu Noguchi Pierced Seat, IN82-2091
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Isamu Noguchi Pierced Seat, IN82-2091 USA, 1982-83 hot-dipped galvanized steel 14 w x 16 d x 31 h inches This work is number fourteen from the edition
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Estimates : 10,000.00 - 15,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (11,000.00 + 3,025.00) x 1 = 14,025.00
 
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Stefan Zwicky Grand Confort, Sans Confort, Dommage à Corbu113 - Stefan Zwicky Grand Confort, Sans Confort, Dommage à Corbu
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Stefan Zwicky Grand Confort, Sans Confort, Dommage à Corbu Switzerland, 1980 steel rebar, concrete 30 w x 27 d x 26 h inches Signed with applie...
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Estimates : 30,000.00 - 40,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (28,000.00 + 7,700.00) x 1 = 35,700.00
 
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Gaetano Pesce desk from TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York114 - Gaetano Pesce desk from TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York
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Gaetano Pesce desk from TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York Italy , 1994 resin, steel, rubber 64 w x 44 d x 42 h inches Literature: Gaetano Pesce, Bartolucci, pp
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (1,400.00 + 385.00) x 1 = 1,785.00
 
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Shiro Kuramata How High the Moon sofa115 - Shiro Kuramata How High the Moon sofa
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Shiro Kuramata How High the Moon sofa Ishimaru Co., Ltd. Japan, 1986/c. 2004 epoxy coated nickel-plated steel 59 w x 32.25 d x 28 h inches This work i
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Estimates : 30,000.00 - 40,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (20,000.00 + 5,500.00) x 1 = 25,500.00
 
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Maarten  Baas Second Hand bookcase116 - Maarten Baas Second Hand bookcase
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Maarten Baas Second Hand bookcase Droog Design The Netherlands, 2006 appropriated objects, resin, paint 33 w x 45 d x 81 h inches Only eight Second H
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Estimates : 20,000.00 - 30,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (12,000.00 + 3,300.00) x 1 = 15,300.00
 
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Shao Fan Queen chair117 - Shao Fan Queen chair
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Shao Fan Queen chair China, 1996 Catalpa, elm, MDF 25 w x 17.75 d x 59 h inches This work is number four from the edition of thirty. Carved signature
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (3,000.00 + 825.00) x 1 = 3,825.00
 
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Shiro Kuramata Panacée rug118 - Shiro Kuramata Panacée rug
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Shiro Kuramata Panacée rug Japan, 1989 wool pile 78.5 w x 55.5 d inches This work is number seven from the edition of fifty. Sold with a certif...
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (2,700.00 + 742.50) x 1 = 3,442.50
 
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Donald Knorr chair, model 132 U119 - Donald Knorr chair, model 132 U
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Donald Knorr chair, model 132 U Knoll Associates USA, 1948 enameled steel 22 w x 20 d x 28 h inches Literature: Prize Designs for Modern Furniture, Ka
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (1,900.00 + 522.50) x 1 = 2,422.50
 
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Atelier Van Lieshout Prick floor lamp120 - Atelier Van Lieshout Prick floor lamp
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Atelier Van Lieshout Prick floor lamp The Netherlands, 2007 reinforced fiberglass 24 dia x 55 h inches This work is number seventeen from the edition
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (4,500.00 + 1,237.50) x 1 = 5,737.50
 
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Jorge Pardo Subscription Lamp121 - Jorge Pardo Subscription Lamp
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Jorge Pardo Subscription Lamp Cuba/USA, 2003 laminated plywood 16 w x 16 d x 9 h inches This form is from Pardo's 2003 Subscription Lamps series.
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (2,000.00 + 550.00) x 1 = 2,550.00
 
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Gaetano Pesce Dalila armchair122 - Gaetano Pesce Dalila armchair
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Gaetano Pesce Dalila armchair Cassina Italy, 1980 molded polyurethane with epoxy resin 28 w x 22 d x 32.5 h inches Literature: Gaetano Pesce: Architec
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Estimates : 12,000.00 - 15,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (9,000.00 + 2,475.00) x 1 = 11,475.00
 
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Gaetano Pesce Dalila armchair123 - Gaetano Pesce Dalila armchair
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Gaetano Pesce Dalila armchair Cassina Italy, 1980 molded polyurethane with epoxy finish 28 w x 23 d x 32.75 h inches Literature: Gaetano Pesce: Archit
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Estimates : 12,000.00 - 15,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (9,000.00 + 2,475.00) x 1 = 11,475.00
 
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Gaetano Pesce set of lamps from Il Cestello, Florence124 - Gaetano Pesce set of lamps from Il Cestello, Florence
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Gaetano Pesce set of lamps from Il Cestello, Florence Italy, 2003-2004 resin over fabric, stainless steel, cast aluminum 220.5 w x 8 d x 49 h inches T
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (7,500.00 + 2,062.50) x 1 = 9,562.50
 
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Gaetano Pesce Triple Play nesting tables, set of three125 - Gaetano Pesce Triple Play nesting tables, set of three
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Gaetano Pesce Triple Play nesting tables, set of three Fish Studios Italy, c. 1990 resin, metal 15 w x 16 d x 16 h inches
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (4,750.00 + 1,306.25) x 1 = 6,056.25
 
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Gaetano Pesce Tre Piede vase126 - Gaetano Pesce Tre Piede vase
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Gaetano Pesce Tre Piede vase Nilufar Editions Italy, 2003 resin 10 w x 8.5 d x 13.75 h inches This work is number fifty-one from the edition of 200. M
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Gaetano Pesce Alda lamp127 - Gaetano Pesce Alda lamp
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Gaetano Pesce Alda lamp Italy, 2003 rubber, plastic, brass-plated steel 20 dia x 23 h inches This work is from a series of unique lamps commissioned b
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Start Price : 1,000.00 | Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Bruno Contenotte Metaphisica Quantica floor tiles, set of sixteen128 - Bruno Contenotte Metaphisica Quantica floor tiles, set of sixteen
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Bruno Contenotte Metaphisica Quantica floor tiles, set of sixteen Italy, 1970 acrylic, pigment 18 w x 18 d x .5 h inches
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Start Price : 1,500.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Gaetano Pesce conference table from TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York129 - Gaetano Pesce conference table from TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York
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Gaetano Pesce conference table from TBWA/Chiat/Day, New York Italy, 1994 resin, steel, plastic 124 w x 38 d x 28 h inches Literature: Gaetano Pesce, B
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Start Price : 3,500.00 | Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
 
 
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Pedro Friedeberg Astroclock-Ological Time130 - Pedro Friedeberg Astroclock-Ological Time
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Pedro Friedeberg Astroclock-Ological Time Mexico, c. 1975 carved, lacquered and gilt Mexican mahogany, brass 15.5 w x 7 d x 23 h inches
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Start Price : 2,500.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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After Alexander Calder Pyramid tapestry131 - After Alexander Calder Pyramid tapestry
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After Alexander Calder Pyramid tapestry USA, 1975 woven jute 72 h x 96 w inches This work is number seventy-six from the edition of 100 published by C
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (2,500.00 + 687.50) x 1 = 3,187.50
 
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Edward Fields carpet132 - Edward Fields carpet
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Edward Fields carpet Edward Fields, Inc. USA, 1967 hand-woven wool 126 w x 185 l inches Signed with stamped manufacturer's mark to reverse: [Edw...
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Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (3,000.00 + 825.00) x 1 = 3,825.00
 
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Victor Gruen pair of pendants from the Leo Baeck Temple, Los Angeles133 - Victor Gruen pair of pendants from the Leo Baeck Temple, Los Angeles
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Victor Gruen pair of pendants from the Leo Baeck Temple, Los Angeles Aleco USA, c. 1962 aluminum, brass, frosted glass 16 dia x 19.5 h inches These la
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (5,500.00 + 1,512.50) x 1 = 7,012.50
 
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Jorge Pardo Subscription Lamp134 - Jorge Pardo Subscription Lamp
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Jorge Pardo Subscription Lamp Cuba/USA, 2003 plywood, colored Plexiglas 13 w x 10.5 d x 11.5 h inches This form was the lamp for the month of November
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (1,500.00 + 412.50) x 1 = 1,912.50
 
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Kwok Hoi Chan Zen chair136 - Kwok Hoi Chan Zen chair
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Kwok Hoi Chan Zen chair Steiner Korea/France, 1968 vinyl over foam 37 w x 24 d x 26.5 h inches
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (1,400.00 + 385.00) x 1 = 1,785.00
 
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Jonathan de Pas, Donato d'Urbino and Paolo Lomazzi Joe chair137 - Jonathan de Pas, Donato d'Urbino and Paolo Lomazzi Joe chair
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Jonathan de Pas, Donato d'Urbino and Paolo Lomazzi Joe chair Poltranova Italy, 1970 leather 42 w x 62 d x 36 h inches Impressed signature to sea...
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (7,000.00 + 1,925.00) x 1 = 8,925.00
 
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Matti Suuronen Futuro house138 - Matti Suuronen Futuro house
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Matti Suuronen Futuro house Polykem AB Finland, 1968 fiberglass and polyurethane foam Literature: Futuro: Tomorrow's House from Yesterday, Home ...
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Estimates : 50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (40,000.00 + 11,000.00) x 1 = 51,000.00
 
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Gio Ponti illuminated organized wall139 - Gio Ponti illuminated organized wall
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Gio Ponti illuminated organized wall Giordano Chiesa Italy , c. 1955 walnut, lacquered wood, brass, enameled brass, tempered glass 116.5 w x 17 d x 83
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Estimates : 50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (30,000.00 + 8,250.00) x 1 = 38,250.00
 
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Gio Ponti Diamond lounge chairs, pair140 - Gio Ponti Diamond lounge chairs, pair
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Gio Ponti Diamond lounge chairs, pair Cassina Italy, 1953 skai, brass, upholstery 32 w x 33 d x 26 h inches Literature: Gio Ponti: Interni, Oggetti, D
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Estimates : 50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (45,000.00 + 12,375.00) x 1 = 57,375.00
 
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Gio Ponti Diamond sofa141 - Gio Ponti Diamond sofa
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Gio Ponti Diamond sofa Cassina Italy, 1953 skai, brass, upholstery 79.5 w x 33 d x 26 h inches Literature: Gio Ponti: Interni, Oggetti, Disegni 1920-1
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Estimates : 50,000.00 - 70,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (44,000.00 + 12,100.00) x 1 = 56,100.00
 
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Gio Ponti headboard and bed142 - Gio Ponti headboard and bed
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Gio Ponti headboard and bed Brugnoli Mobili Cantù Italy, 1947 lacquered maple, bronze, wool 71 w x 78 d x 41.5 h inches This headboard is one o...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (4,750.00 + 1,306.25) x 1 = 6,056.25
 
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Gio Ponti storage wall143 - Gio Ponti storage wall
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Gio Ponti storage wall Singer & Sons Italy , 1950 Italian walnut, lacquered wood, tempered glass 78.75 w x 48.75 d x 13.75 h inches Drop front b...
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (5,500.00 + 1,512.50) x 1 = 7,012.50
 
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Gio Ponti chandelier144 - Gio Ponti chandelier
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Gio Ponti chandelier Arredoluce Italy, 1964 brass, frosted glass 80 dia x 24 h inches This design was initially created by Ponti for the Parco dei Pri
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Estimates : 25,000.00 - 35,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (26,000.00 + 7,150.00) x 1 = 33,150.00
 
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Gio Ponti flatware145 - Gio Ponti flatware
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Gio Ponti flatware Krupp Italy, 1954 stainless steel Six-piece service for twelve with three additional serving utensils; seventy-five pieces total.
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (2,200.00 + 605.00) x 1 = 2,805.00
 
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Gio Ponti desk from Pirelli Tower, Milan146 - Gio Ponti desk from Pirelli Tower, Milan
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Gio Ponti desk from Pirelli Tower, Milan Italy, 1961 mahogany, chrome-plated steel, aluminum, enameled steel, rubber 75 w x 33.5 d x 30 h inches C
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (5,000.00 + 1,375.00) x 1 = 6,375.00
 
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Gio Ponti chairs model 692, set of five147 - Gio Ponti chairs model 692, set of five
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Gio Ponti chairs model 692, set of five Cassina Italy, 1952 Italian walnut, skai, brass 18 w x 20 d x 32.5 h inches Sold with certificate of authentic
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (4,750.00 + 1,306.25) x 1 = 6,056.25
 
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Gio Ponti console148 - Gio Ponti console
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Gio Ponti console Italy, c. 1940 Italian walnut, brass 51 w x 15.75 d x 31.5 h inches This console features three drawers.
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (7,000.00 + 1,925.00) x 1 = 8,925.00
 
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Gio Ponti Diamond silverware149 - Gio Ponti Diamond silverware
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Gio Ponti Diamond silverware Reed and Barton Italy, 1958 sterling silver Eight-piece service for eight with four additional serving utensils; sixty-ei
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (8,000.00 + 2,200.00) x 1 = 10,200.00
 
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Gio Ponti Leggera chairs, set of ten150 - Gio Ponti Leggera chairs, set of ten
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Gio Ponti Leggera chairs, set of ten Cassina Italy, 1950 walnut, cellulose 17 w x 18.25 d x 32.75 h inches Literature: Gio Ponti: Interni Oggetti, Dis
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Estimates : 7,000.00 - 9,000.00
Sold to floor .. for (6,000.00 + 1,650.00) x 1 = 7,650.00
 
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