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Mid-Century Modern gray wood veneer drum pendant
Located in Bend, OR
This Mid-Century Modern lighting is an organic modern designer style. This Scandinavian design is a contemporary pendant in wood veneer with a warm light. There are many luxury desig...
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2010s American Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Other

White Mid-Century Modern Ellipse Shaped Brass and Enamel Table Lamp
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Mid-Century Modern Ellipse shaped enamel and brass table lamp. Lamp is newly re-wired.  
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass, Enamel

1960s Danish Modern Round Tripod Teak Coffee Table Mid-Century Modern Design
By Finn Juhl, Ejner Larsen
Located in Hamminkeln, DE
Beautiful 1960s Danish modern coffee table, made in Denmark, beautiful vintage table, fantastic condition, early edition, teak wood, tripod table.  
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Leather, Teak

Set Of Three Mid-Century White Faux-Suede Bar Stools
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Set of Three Mid-Century White Faux-Suede Bar Stools 3 large sturdy bar stool on wooden and chrome legs. Newly upholstered in white spill-proof faux suede.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Stools

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Suede, Wood

Midcentury Style Upholstered Armed Bench
By Mid Century Antiques
Located in New York, NY
Two arm custom made midcentury style bench with brass legs, buttons and seaming. This piece is showroom sample and available for immediate purchase. Can also be custom ordered in any...
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2010s American Mid-Century Modern Benches

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Brass

  • Midcentury Style Upholstered Armed Bench
  • Midcentury Style Upholstered Armed Bench
  • Midcentury Style Upholstered Armed Bench
  • Midcentury Style Upholstered Armed Bench
H 29.5 in. W 58 in. D 22 in.
Pair of American Mid-Century Modern Rounded Back Armchairs in Purple Velvet
Located in Buchanan, NY
Pair of American, 1950s midcentury armchairs, recently ebonized and upholstered in lavender velvet.
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Vintage 1950s American Armchairs

Six Dining Chairs Art Deco Empire Rev French Upholstered style of Andre Arbus
Located in FR
Six dining chairs Art Deco Empire revival French, circa 1940-1960 Mid Century manner of Andre Arbus Upholstered and ebonised wood With brass feet and side roundels These will be sen...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Upholstery, Wood

Italian Modernist Brass and Frosted Murano Glass Sconces in Style of Gio Ponti
By Gio Ponti
Located in New York, NY
This stunning pair of Mid-Century Modern sconces were realized in Italy in the manner of Gio Ponti. They feature conical shades in frosted glass that are supported by four angular su...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and...

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Brass

Charles Eames for Herman Miller Soft Pad Swivel Lounge Chairs, 1970s, Signed
By Herman Miller, Charles Eames, Charles and Ray Eames
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Incredible black leather on this set of five (5) early year production, very collectible, Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller high-back executive soft pad swivel lounge chairs. T...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

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Aluminum

Six Midcentury French Dining Chairs Art Deco all Original in Good Condition
Located in FR
Set of six French midcentury dining chairs Art Deco Handsome set strong and sturdy as well as comfortable In very good vintage condition. Measures: Seat height 46cms 18.1 inches H 98...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Pair of Pink Italian Armchairs and Sofa Paolo Buffa Style, 1950s
By Paolo Buffa
Located in Rome, IT
Delicious set of pink painted wood frames lounge chairs or armchairs with deep seat. Upholstered with flower design in a very good vintage condition.     
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

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Wood

Original Marco Zanuso Lady Sofa, Arflex, Italy, 1960s
By Marco Zanuso, Arflex
Located in London, GB
A very rare authentic early Marco Zanuso Lady sofa, Arflex, France/Italy, 1960s. Newly reupholstered in premium ivory Larsen / Cowtan and Tout fabric. We continue to offer fast, tr...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Sofas

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Brass

Original Vintage Poster, Olympic Runners, Munich Games, 1973 Sports Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Artist: Anonymous Year: 1973 Dimensions: 92 x 64cm Condition: Excellent condition Format: Linen backed.  
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Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Posters

Six Midcentury Dining Chairs French Upholstered Easy to Recover
Located in FR
Six dining chairs midcentury French, circa 1970 Makers label Superb shape Upholstered and covered in red fabric if you would like a quote to do this please ask for details Unusual...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

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Upholstery, Wood

Midcentury Petrol Velvet and Metal Daybed, the Netherlands, 1960s
By Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Midcentury velvet and metal daybed, the Netherlands, 1960s. Black metal frame and cushion with new dark green velvet upholstery and cushion. Measures: Width 73 cm Length 186...
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Mid-20th Century Dutch Mid-Century Modern Daybeds

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Metal

Midcentury Side Table
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Nicely designed tables with walnut grain, sculpted legs, shelf and turned edges. Danish modern style that is great for home or office. (Please confirm item location NY or NJ with ...
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Side Tables

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Walnut

  • Midcentury Side Table
  • Midcentury Side Table
  • Midcentury Side Table
  • Midcentury Side Table
H 20 in. W 30 in. D 22 in.
Set of Eight Carousel Theme Zombie Cocktail Glasses
By Libbey Glass Co.
Located in Ferndale, MI
Set of eight carousel theme zombie cocktail glasses. Manufactured by Libbey in original box.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Glass

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Glass

Robsjohn-Gibbings Single Drawer Black Walnut Night Table for Widdicomb
By T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, Widdicomb Furniture Co.
Located in Miami, FL
Beautifully figured black walnut highlights this Robsjohn-Gibbings bedside table or nightstand for Widdicomb. With an upper single drawer and open cubbyhole shelf below, perfect for ...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Night Stands

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Walnut

Danish Design Sideboard / Credenza by H.W. Klein for Bramin Teak Brown, 1950s
By Bramin Mobler, H.W. Klein
Located in Ijzendijke, NL
Magnificent Danish design sideboard designed by H.W. Klein for Bramin in the 1950s. The sideboard is made from solid teak wood and is famous for its combination between straight and ...
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Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Credenzas

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Teak

Wingback Chair, Design by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1940s
By Paolo Buffa
Located in Wolfurt, AT
Wingback chair, design by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1940s. The chair has the original covering.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Fabric, Wood

  • Wingback Chair, Design by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1940s
  • Wingback Chair, Design by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1940s
  • Wingback Chair, Design by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1940s
  • Wingback Chair, Design by Paolo Buffa, Italy, 1940s
H 41.74 in. W 27.96 in. D 35.44 in.
Grey Velvet Italian Armchair in the Style of Gio Ponti
By Gio Ponti
Located in Wolfurt, AT
Italian armchair in the style of Gio Ponti. Italy 1950s. Upholstery in grey velvet.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Fabric, Wood

Light Rose Ico Parisi Armchair, 1950s, Italy
By Ariberto Colombo, Ico Parisi
Located in Wolfurt, AT
This armchair was in Italy in 1951 designed by Ico Parisi and manufactured by Ariberto Colombo. The massive chair had been re-upholstered in their past with a light rose coloured cov...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Fabric, Wood

  • Light Rose Ico Parisi Armchair, 1950s, Italy
  • Light Rose Ico Parisi Armchair, 1950s, Italy
  • Light Rose Ico Parisi Armchair, 1950s, Italy
  • Light Rose Ico Parisi Armchair, 1950s, Italy
H 37.01 in. W 29.53 in. D 28.35 in.
1950s Flag Halyard Lounge Chair by Hans Wegner 'a'
By Hans J. Wegner, Børge Mogensen, GETAMA
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
GE225, flag halyard lounge chair, metal, leather by Hans Wegner, Denmark, 1950. The flag halyard chair has a white lacquered base so that it is visible as a supporting part. The s...
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Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Chairs

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Metal

  • 1950s Flag Halyard Lounge Chair by Hans Wegner 'a'
  • 1950s Flag Halyard Lounge Chair by Hans Wegner 'a'
  • 1950s Flag Halyard Lounge Chair by Hans Wegner 'a'
  • 1950s Flag Halyard Lounge Chair by Hans Wegner 'a'
H 31.5 in. W 40.95 in. D 47.25 in.
Iron Midcentury Lawn Bench
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Single outdoor bench in iron. Strong frame with curving arms, slat backs and decorative leaf trim. (Please confirm item location, NY or NJ, with dealer).   
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Patio and Garden Furniture

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Wrought Iron

  • Iron Midcentury Lawn Bench
  • Iron Midcentury Lawn Bench
  • Iron Midcentury Lawn Bench
  • Iron Midcentury Lawn Bench
H 34 in. W 53 in. D 19 in.
Mexican Iron and Caned Chair
Located in San Pedro Garza Garcia, Nuevo Leon
Iron and caned chairs, the seat and backrest are handmade with cane, the painting is original and apparently over time they were painted a couple of times, the original vintage finis...
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Vintage 1960s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Chairs

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Iron

  • Mexican Iron and Caned Chair
  • Mexican Iron and Caned Chair
  • Mexican Iron and Caned Chair
  • Mexican Iron and Caned Chair
H 29.93 in. W 18.9 in. D 19.69 in.
Tripod Table Charcoal stained Ash Wood, Black End Table
By Fernweh Woodworking
Located in Bend, OR
This listing includes one Medium 22.5" Tripod Table. Eye-catching joinery paired with usefulness! You'll find that the longer you have this accent end table, the more you use it. Not...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Coc...

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Hardwood, Ash, Walnut

Tripod Table in Charcoal Stained Ash Wood - Accent Nesting Table for Living Room
By Fernweh Woodworking
Located in Bend, OR
This listing includes one Short 20" tripod table. Eye-catching joinery paired with usefulness! You'll find that the longer you have this accent end table, the more you use it. Not on...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Coc...

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Hardwood, Ash, Walnut

Pair of Alvar Aalto Style Bent Plywood Lounge Chairs by Pastoe
By Cees Braakman, Pastoe
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of lounge chairs newly upholstered in natural canvas by Cees Braakman for Pastoe. Bent natural plywood frame in the style of Alvar Aalto. In good original condition with some si...
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Vintage 1960s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Birch, Canvas

Italian Wooden Coffee Table in Style of Paolo Buffa, Crystal Glass Top, 1950s
By Paolo Buffa
Located in Wolfurt, AT
This coffee table in the manner of Paolo Buffa is from the Italian 1950s. It is designed with simplicity but appears elegant with walnut and maple and a crystal glass top.    
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Vintage 1950s European Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Crystal

Wall Hanging Sideboard by Philippon & Lecoq, 1958, Bofinger, Germany
By Antoine Philippon and Jacqueline le Coq, Bofinger
Located in Greven, DE
Wall hanging sideboard by Philippon & Lecoq, 1958, Bofinger, Germany 360 cm length! Design: Antoine Philippon & Jacqueline Lecoq Manufacturer: Bofinger Year: 1958 Very rare French...
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Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Sideboards

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Metal

Clear Glass Globe Vintage European Brass Top Pendant Lights
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Clear texture glass pendant. Brass top 2 meter / 80" black cotton wire Weight: 1.80 kg / 4 lb Priced per individual item. All lamps have been made suitable by international s...
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Mid-20th Century Hungarian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Vintage De Sede DS 47 Leather Armchair, Switzerland, 1970s
By De Sede
Located in Fen Drayton, Cambridgeshire
Discounted airfreight for our US Continent customers (from 2 weeks door to door) We are delighted to bring to you an ultra rare vintage De Sede DS 47 armchair. Hand built in the 1...
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Vintage 1970s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

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Leather, Wood

Danish Teak Ice Bucket Collection by Jens Quistgaard JHQ Individually Priced
By Jens Harald Quistgaard, Dansk
Located in Ferndale, MI
Collection of six Danish teak ice buckets by Jens Quistgaard for Dansk and Nissan. Measures: Tallest 19.25" x 9.75" diameter Square: 8" wide x 8" deep x 9" tall.
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Barware

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Teak

Opaline Glass Gold Striped Vintage European Globe Brass Top Pendant Lights
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Opaline glass, 3 gold stripes globe glass pendant. Weight: 2.00 kg / 4.4 lb Priced per individual item. All lamps have been made suitable by international standards for incande...
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Mid-20th Century Dutch Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Brass

Bentwood Bamboo Chairs
Located in Great Barrington, MA
A wonderful stylish pair of painted bamboo side chairs. Seat cushions covered in cotton zebra fabric. Paint has been mostly worn off leaving wonderful patina combining the rustic and...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Patio and Garden Furniture

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Cotton, Bamboo

  • Bentwood Bamboo Chairs
  • Bentwood Bamboo Chairs
  • Bentwood Bamboo Chairs
  • Bentwood Bamboo Chairs
H 34.5 in. W 18.25 in. D 19.5 in.
Tomado Chrome Table Lamp
By Tomado
Located in New York, NY
Pill-shaped chrome table lamp, manufactured by Tomado. This sculptural lamp throws off interesting shadow play. Wired to US standards.
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Mid-20th Century Dutch Modern Table Lamps

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Chrome

  • Tomado Chrome Table Lamp
  • Tomado Chrome Table Lamp
  • Tomado Chrome Table Lamp
  • Tomado Chrome Table Lamp
H 7 in. Dm 5.5 in.
Rare Signed Gabriella Crespi Plexiglass and Chrome Box Desk, 1970s, Italy
By Gabriella Crespi
Located in Vis, NL
Rare signed Gabriella Crespi in plexiglass and old chrome box for a stylish desk. 1970s, made in Italy. This piece is in good vintage condition with grey patina on the chrome ...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Boxes

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Chrome

Rare Interlace Collection Pair by Tony Paul for Woodlin-Hall in Brass and Walnut
By Woodlin-Hall, Tony Paul
Located in Berlin, DE
Great pair of Interlace pieces by Tony Paul for Woodlin-Hall in brass and walnut.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Magazine Racks and Stands

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Brass

Chinese Square Peking Rug
Located in New York, NY
A vintage Chinese square rug in predominant shades of midnight blue. The wool is very soft and all the colors are natural.
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Mid-Century Modern Chinese and East Asian Rugs

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Wool

  • Chinese Square Peking Rug
  • Chinese Square Peking Rug
  • Chinese Square Peking Rug
  • Chinese Square Peking Rug
W 64 in. L 71 in.
Extra Large Modernist Vintage Sculptural Brutalist Metal Candleholder, Austria
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Brutalist candleholder Origin: Austria Material: solid metal handmade Decade: 1960s Description: This original vintage candleholder, was p...
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Mid-20th Century Scandinavian Modern Candelabras

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Metal

Art Deco Floor Lamp, Czechoslovakia
Located in Praha, CZ
The item made of brass, opaline shades. Made in Czechoslovakia. Measures: Diameter of shades is 18 cm. Original condition.
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Vintage 1940s Czech Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

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Brass

  • Art Deco Floor Lamp, Czechoslovakia
  • Art Deco Floor Lamp, Czechoslovakia
  • Art Deco Floor Lamp, Czechoslovakia
  • Art Deco Floor Lamp, Czechoslovakia
H 60.24 in. W 22.45 in. D 15.75 in.
Rare Signed Gabriella Crespi Large Real Turtle Shell Box Silver Sculpture, 1970
By Gabriella Crespi
Located in Vis, NL
Rare Signed Gabriella Crespi large real turtle shell box combined with silver sculpture. 1970s, made in Italy. This piece is in near excellent condition with ageing wear on the sh...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Silver

Extra Large Modernist Vintage 1970s Sculptural Brutalist Brass Candleholder
By Werkstätte Carl Auböck, Werkstätte Hagenauer Wien, Carl Auböck
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Brutalist candleholder Origin: Germany Material: metal Decade: 1970s Description: this original vintage candleholder, was produced in the 1970s in Germany. it i...
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Mid-20th Century German Scandinavian Modern Candelabras

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Metal

Set of 2 Modernist Vintage 1970s Sculptural Brutalist Metal Candleholder, France
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Brutalist candleholder set of 2 Origin: France Material: Metal iron Decade: 1970s Description: This original vintage candleholder, was produced in the 1970s in ...
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Mid-20th Century French Scandinavian Modern Candelabras

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Metal

Rare Binazzi Shell Trinket Bowl Sculpture, 1970s, Italy
By Binazzi
Located in Vis, NL
Rare Binazzi, Italy small trinket bowl. Natural shell combined with silver plated sculpture,  1970s, made in Italy. This piece is in excellent condition with some signs of age...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Gold Plate

Rare Signed Binazzi Goose Shell Trinket Bowl Sculpture, 1970s, Italy
By Binazzi
Located in Vis, NL
Rare Signed Binazzi Italy small trinket bowl. Natural shell combined with silver plated sculpture. 1970s, made in Italy. This piece is in near excellent condition with some signs ...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Gold Plate

Solid Brass Sunburst Midcentury Mirror, France, circa 1955
By Curtis Jere
Located in Vienna, AT
Impressive solid brass mirror, in the style of Curtis Jere, circa 1955 featuring a handmade heavy and solid cast brass frame with a 7 inch mirror inlay. The mirror weighs 5-6kg appro...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Mirrors

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Brass

Midcentury Gio Ponti Style Italian Green Glass and Brass Table Lamp
By Gio Ponti
Located in Miami, FL
A very elegant Italian table lamp of blown Murano glass in a very rare color of slightly iridescent English green with a touch of blown clear glass containing gold inclusions and bra...
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20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Glass

Pair Of Orange Ellipse-Shaped Resin Table Lamps On Thick Lucite Base
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Pair of heavy orange ellipse-shaped resin table lamps on thick Lucite base.              
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Resin, Lucite

"Germoglio" Lino Sabattini Italian Design 1970s Silver Vase
By Lino Sabattini
Located in Brescia, IT
"Germoglio" Vases design Lino Sabattini 1979 Silver metal Excellent condiction.     
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Metal

"Classic" Lamp by Victoria Morris for Lawson-Fenning
By Victoria Morris
Located in Los Angeles, CA
"Classic" lamp by Victoria Morris for Lawson-Fenning.
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2010s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Italian Murano Six-Tier Felci Glass Chandelier, 52 Glasses
By Barovier&Toso
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Beautiful and huge Italian Murano chandelier composed of 52 splendid transparent glasses that give a very elegant look Period: 1970s Dimensions: 55.10 inches (140 cm) height with cha...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Italian Vintage Murano Chandelier, 50 Glass Rondini
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Rare Italian vintage Murano chandelier. The fixture is made up of 41 individual hand blown glass elements hanging (transparent and white “lattimo”) from a chrome frame. Each piece cl...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

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Blown Glass

Original Copper Glass Wall Sconce Modernist Cosack Lights, Germany, 1970s
By Cosack Leuchten
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Wall ceiling light Producer: Cosack lights, Germany (see label) Origin: Germany Age: 1970s Original 1970s modernist wall light with four glas...
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

Classic 1940s Paul Frankl Mirror for Johnson Furniture
By Johnson Furniture Co., Paul Frankl
Located in Miami, FL
REDUCED FROM $1200....From his extensive designs for Johnson Furniture by Paul Frankl. Easily used in countless ways with its simple yet elegant "D" shaped molding. Lacquered an almo...
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Wall Mirrors

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Mirror, Wood

Multicolor Quadriedri Table Lamp, Mariangela Model
By Venini
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Magnificent pair of table lamps, 24 Quadriedri Murano crystal multicolored prism for each lamp. Nickel metal frame. Elegant object of furniture. Period: Late 20th century Dimension...
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1990s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

Materials

Blown Glass

Amber Quadriedri Table Lamp, Venini Style
By Venini
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Magnificent pair of table lamps, 24 amber Quadriedri for each lamp. Elegant object of furniture. Period: Late 20th century Dimensions: 15 inches (38 cm) height, 10.50 inches (27 cm...
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1990s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

Materials

Blown Glass

Rare Signed Gabriella Crespi Bird Pelican Sculpture, 1970s, Italy
By Gabriella Crespi
Located in Vis, NL
Rare Signed Gabriella Crespi Pelican sculpture. 1970s, made in Italy. This piece is in near excellent condition. An amazing and seldom piece.  
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Huge Murano Chandelier Trasaparent and Smoked Triedri, 184 Prism, Mariangela M
By Venini
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Fantastic vintage Murano chandelier made by 184 Murano crystal trasaparent and smoked prism in a nickel metal frame. The glasses are transparent, blue, smoky, purple, green, yellow a...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Blown Glass

Quadriedri Table Lamp, Venini Style, Transparent and Smoked Prism
By Venini
Located in Gaiarine Frazione Francenigo (TV), IT
Magnificent pair of table lamps, 24 transparent and smoked Quadriedri for each lamp. Elegant object of furniture. Period: late 20th century Dimensions: 15 inches (38 cm) height, 10...
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1990s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Blown Glass

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Midcentury Modern For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the midcentury modern you’re looking for at 1stDibs. Frequently made of metal, wood and brass, every midcentury modern was constructed with great care. There are 29854 variations of the antique or vintage midcentury modern you’re looking for, while we also have 385 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer midcentury modern, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. Each midcentury modern bearing Mid-Century Modern, Scandinavian Modern or Modern hallmarks is very popular. You’ll likely find more than one midcentury modern that is appealing in its simplicity, but Paul McCobb, Rörstrand and Kamenicky Senov produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Midcentury Modern?

The average selling price for a midcentury modern at 1stDibs is $1,896, while they’re typically $1 on the low end and $250,000 for the highest priced.

A Close Look at Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Organically shaped, clean-lined and elegantly simple are three terms that well describe mid-century modern American furniture. The style, which emerged primarily in the years following World War II, is characterized by pieces that were conceived and made in an energetic, optimistic spirit by creators who believed that good design was an essential part of good living.

Postwar American architects and designers were animated by new ideas and new technology. The lean, functionalist “International Style” architecture of Le Corbusier and Bauhaus eminences such as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Walter Gropius had been promoted in the United States during the ’30s by Philip Johnson and others. New building techniques, such as “post-and-beam” construction, allowed the International-style schemes to be realized on a small scale, in open-plan houses with long walls of glass.

Materials developed for wartime use became available for domestic goods and were incorporated into mid-century modern furniture designs. Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen, who had experimented extensively with molded plywood, eagerly embraced fiberglass for, respectively, pieces such as the La Chaise and the Womb chair. George Nelson and his design team created Bubble lamp shades using a new translucent polymer skin. Harry Bertoia and Isamu Noguchi devised chairs and tables built of wire mesh and wire struts. Materials were re-purposed: the Danish-born designer Jens Risom created a line of chairs that used surplus parachute straps for webbed seats and backrests.

As the demand for casual, uncluttered furnishings grew, more mid-century designers caught the spirit.

Classically-oriented creators such as Edward Wormley, house designer for Dunbar Inc., offered such pieces as the sinuous Listen to Me chaise; the British expatriate T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings switched gears, creating items such as the tiered, biomorphic Mesa table. There were Young Turks such as Paul McCobb — who designed holistic groups of sleek, blonde-wood furniture — and Milo Baughman, who espoused a West Coast aesthetic in lushly upholstered chairs and sofas with angular steel frames.

As the collection of vintage mid-century modern American furniture on 1stDibs demonstrates, this period saw one of the most delightful and dramatic flowerings of creativity in design history.

Questions About Midcentury Modern
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
    A round coffee table usually goes well with a sectional as it is easier to navigate around, especially since surrounded by seating. The circular shape creates extra space and so is especially great with U-shaped sectionals.
    Casa QuietaFebruary 26, 2021
    The Pedestal Coffee Table from Casa Quieta is an ideal option for a sectional due to its comfortable composition and size
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 22, 2021
    Organic shapes, clean lines and elegant simplicity describe mid-century modern American furniture well. The style, which emerged primarily in the post-World War II era, is characterized by furniture that was crafted by creators who believed that good design was key to good living.Today, mid-century modern is by far the largest category of furnishings on 1stDibs.