Skip to main content

William Lescaze

William Lescaze Moderne Tubular Armchair
By William Lescaze
Located in Sharon, CT
Early example of American Modernism by the important architect William Lescaze. Reference: Phillips
Category

Vintage 1930s American Modern Armchairs

Materials

Steel

William Lescaze, P.&S. 'Alabax' Porcelain Lighting Fixture
By William Lescaze
Located in Sharon, CT
Rare classic of American Machine Age Modernism, designed by the important architect William
Category

Vintage 1930s American Bauhaus Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Porcelain

Pair of William Lescaze Sconces
By William Lescaze
Located in Brooklyn, NY
White porcelain wall lights designed by the great Swiss modernist architect. This pair is nicely minimalist, eschewing the usual pull chain, and embellished with the simplest brass t...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Porcelain

Pair of William Lescaze Sconces
Pair of William Lescaze Sconces
H 7 in W 4.75 in D 3.5 in
Art and the Machine Book by Sheldon and Martha Cheney
By Donald Deskey
Located in New York, NY
Streamline as Symbol." Featuring work by Raymond Loewy, Margaret Bourke-White, William Lescaze, Frederick
Category

Vintage 1930s American Machine Age Books

Materials

Paper

2100 Metal Tubular Chairs: a Typology
By Marcel Breuer
Located in New York, NY
Hoffmann, Arne Jacobsen, Frederich Kiesler, Lajos Kozma, Paul Laszlo, Mogens Lassen, William Lescaze, Anton
Category

Early 2000s Dutch Machine Age Books

Materials

Paper

2100 Metal Tubular Chairs: a Typology
2100 Metal Tubular Chairs: a Typology
H 8.25 in W 11.75 in D 1 in

People Also Browsed

Procession Four girls with flowers - English Female Illustrator
Located in Miami, FL
Four young English girls with flowers are shown in a line and moving from left to right. They are pushed forward on the picture plane as if they were on a stage with a simple indica...
Category

1890s Academic Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Classic Acorn Prismatic Sconces
By Early Electrics Design Studio
Located in Peekskill, NY
This acorn shaped shade is a favorite. The style was mainly used as lighting for dentists. The shape is very pleasing and makes a perfect simple sconce. The thick prismatic glass giv...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Industrial Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Glass

Classic Acorn Prismatic Sconces
Classic Acorn Prismatic Sconces
H 11 in W 6 in D 9 in
Large Counterbalance Ceiling Fixture, White Enamel + Brass by Blueprint Lighting
By Arteluce, Gino Sarfatti, Stilnovo
Located in New York, NY
Handcrafted and made to order, the Counterbalance commands attention with its fluid architectural silhouette, built from a thoughtfully curated palette of on-trend colors and metal f...
Category

2010s American Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Brass, Bronze, Enamel, Chrome, Aluminum, Nickel

JENNY Large Wall Light or Sconce in Enamel & Brass by Blueprint Lighting
By Blueprint Lighting, Stilnovo, Mathieu Matégot
Located in New York, NY
Introducing Jenny, the latest vintage-inspired fixture from Blueprint Lighting. Named for multi-hyphenate Jenny Mollen; NYT best-selling author, actress, design enthusiast, mom of ...
Category

2010s American Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Brass, Bronze, Enamel, Nickel

LU Swing Sconce
By Lumfardo Luminaires
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Beautiful brass LU swing sconce made by Lumfardo Luminaires in patinated brass. Wired with an E26 medium based socket. Light bulb provided as well as all mounting hardware. Priced in...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights an...

Materials

Brass

LU Swing Sconce
LU Swing Sconce
H 15 in W 5 in D 25.25 in
Leather Pendant Light in Camel, Capa, Talabartero Collection Saddle Lamp
By L'Aviva Home
Located in New York, NY
The lamps in this collection are inspired by Colombia’s equestrian heritage, layered with a jewel-toned color palette that takes inspiration from the works of Colombian artist Fernan...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Colombian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights a...

Materials

Brass

Josef Hoffmann and the Wiener Werkstaette Fabric Department Pendant, Re-Edition
By Wiener Werkstätte, Josef Hoffmann, Woka Lamps
Located in Vienna, AT
A simple but sensational fixture, designed by Josef Hoffmann, for the fabric department of the Wiener Werkstaette on Kaerntnerstrasse in Vienna. Style and color of the fabric custom-...
Category

2010s Austrian Jugendstil Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Silk

P.E.L. Tubular Steel Writing Desk and Chair, United Kingdom 1930s
By PEL
Located in Hellouw, NL
Charming P.E.L. Tubular Steel Writing Desk and Chair from the United Kingdom, the 1930s. This set is probably designed by Serge Chermayeff (1900–1996) for the 'Practical Equipment LT...
Category

Vintage 1930s British Art Deco Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Chrome, Steel

Monumental Leather and Rattan Lounge Chair by Gerard Van Den Berg for Montis
By Montis, Gerard Van Den Berg
Located in bergen op zoom, NL
1970s Monumental swivel easy chair by Dutch designer Gerard van den Berg for Montis This chair has sturdy thick chocolate brown distressed neck leather that acquired a stunning an...
Category

Vintage 1970s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Metal

1970's French Mullca Stacking D Back Dining Chair - Blue - Large Quantity Availa
By Mullca
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1970’s French Mullca Stacking D Back Dining Chair – Blue – Large Quantity Available 1970’s French Mullca Stacking D Back Dining Chair – Blue -Large Quantity Available. One of our mos...
Category

Vintage 1970s French Chairs

Materials

Metal

10 Pc English Hammersley & Co Rose Point Strawberry Basket Tea Serving Set
By Shelley Pottery, Hammersley
Located in Dayton, OH
#38183 Vintage 10 piece serving set by Hammersley & Company. White bone china with gilded details. Set includes handled serving tray with creamer and sugar bowl in the Rose Point pa...
Category

Late 20th Century Serving Pieces

Materials

Porcelain

Minimalist Tubular Armchair Chrome Metal Black Fabric, Italy, 1970s
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Minimalist tubular armchair chrome metal black fabric, Italy, 1970s.
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Chrome

A Century of Progress Homes and Furnishings
By Gilbert Rohde
Located in New York, NY
Compendium of model houses constructed for the Home and Industrial Arts Group at the Chicago Century of Progress Exposition of 1933-34. Published by M.A. Ring Co. (Chicago) in 1934. ...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Machine Age Books

Materials

Paper

Stilnovo Ceiling Light, Italy, 1960s
By Stilnovo
Located in New York, NY
Stilnovo light fixture featuring a "doughnut" shaped glass shade on a perforated frame. The frame holding six light points is lacquered black with brass details. Drop can be adjusted...
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Brass

Gilbert Rohde Torchiere for Mutual Sunset Lamp Co.
By Gilbert Rohde, Mutual Sunset Lamp Co.
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Gilbert Rohde Torchiere for Mutual Sunset Lamp Company. Nice example in the harder to find Rusty Red Color! Retains it's original light brown color to the aluminum reflector top shad...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Chrome

Mid Century Patio Poolside Rocking Chair by The Telescope Furniture Company
By Telescope Chair Company
Located in New York, NY
Chic Mid Century vintage patio, poolside, rocking chair made by the Telescope Chair Company, circa 1950/1970's. The chair features a bright yellow plastic strap back and seat, wood...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Patio and Garden Furniture

Materials

Aluminum

Recent Sales

William Lescaze Counter Balance Lamp
Located in Hudson, NY
A limited (10) reproduction (1999), and (10) in (2010), of an original 1934 design.
Chrome plated metal counter balance lamp.
Category

20th Century American Table Lamps

Materials

Metal

Pair Original Signed Lescaze Ceramic Wall Fixtures for Pass and Seymour
By William Lescaze
Located in Dallas, TX
, Alaba (ster). UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE DESIGN FOR AN ELECTRIC FIXTURE William Lescaze, New York, N
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces

William Lescaze for the PSFS Building Philadelphia PA
By William Lescaze
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Seldom Seen Original William Lescaze Chrome Chair with leatherette oxblood color seat and back
Category

20th Century American Armchairs

Materials

Chrome

Clean Lined Porcelain Sconces by William Lescaze
By William Lescaze
Located in Atlanta, GA
Clean lined porcelain sconces, designed by William Lescaze for Pass & Seymour, circa 1930s. We have
Category

Vintage 1930s American Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Porcelain

Custom King Headboard by William Lescaze
By William Lescaze
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Connecticut. Wonderful burl grain. Swiss-born, Bauhaus trained Lescaze was the most important early proponent
Category

Vintage 1930s American Beds and Bed Frames

Selection of Modernist Salt and Pepper Shakers
By Allan Adler
Located in Atlanta, GA
William Lescaze for Revere, American, circa 1935. They measure 1.75"H x 2"D and are priced at $800 for the
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Sterling Silver

Materials

Chrome, Silver Plate, Sterling Silver

Early 1930s Bauhaus Swing-Arm Floor Lamp by Walter Von Nessen for Nessen Studios
By Walter Von Nessen
Located in Buffalo, NY
, Rhode, Deskey. Loewy, William Lescaze, Eliel Saarinen, among them - showed their work. Since the
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Floor Lamps

Flexible Gerald Thurston Table Lamp
Located in New York, NY
machine age designs by Peter Pfisterer and William Lescaze, the lamp has an armature that adjusts up and
Category

Vintage 1950s American Table Lamps

Materials

Metal, Brass

Flexible Gerald Thurston Table Lamp
Flexible Gerald Thurston Table Lamp
H 22 in W 27 in D 7.5 in
William Lescaze Ottoman or Foot Stool for PSFS, circa 1931
By William Lescaze
Located in Dallas, TX
sound, unrestored condition with considerable wear. See page 174 "William Lescaze: Architect," Lanmon
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Footstools

PSFS Chair by William Lescaze
Located in Hudson, NY
Chair from the famous modernist skyscraper in Philadelphia. Extremely handsome and very comfortable chair, representative of American design in the 30's.
Category

Vintage 1930s American Armchairs

Materials

Chrome, Steel

PSFS Chair by William Lescaze
H 34 in W 25 in D 21.5 in
Johnson Furniture Coffee Table for John Stuart Inc.
By John Stuart, Johnson Furniture Co.
Located in Los Angeles, CA
, or perhaps William Lescaze .
Category

Vintage 1940s American Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Lescaze Desk Lamp
By William Lescaze
Located in Hudson, NY
Counterweight Lescaze desk lamp in original condition. New shade.
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Table Lamps

Chair by William Lescaze
By William Lescaze
Located in Providence, RI
Chair designed by William Lescaze and manufactured by Garland Furniture Co. Chicago, Illinois
Category

20th Century American Art Deco Chairs

Materials

Steel

Chair by William Lescaze
Chair by William Lescaze
H 34.5 in W 17 in D 21 in
New in Box Original Modernist Sconces by William Lescaze for Pass & Seymour
By Pass & Seymour, William Lescaze
Located in Dallas, TX
 William Lescaze, New York, N. Y., assignor to Pass & Seymour, Inc., Syracuse, N. Y., a corporation of New
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces

Thonet Lounge Chair from the PSFS building in Philadelphia
By William Lescaze, Thonet
Located in Providence, RI
by William Lescaze and George Howe in 1932. Chair was most recently acquired at Phillips auction
Category

Mid-20th Century American Art Deco Club Chairs

Materials

Steel

Get Updated with New Arrivals
Save "William Lescaze", and we’ll notify you when there are new listings in this category.

William Lescaze For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic william lescaze available at 1stDibs. Each william lescaze for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, fabric and steel. Your living room may not be complete without a william lescaze — find older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. A william lescaze, designed in the Art Deco style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. You’ll likely find more than one william lescaze that is appealing in its simplicity, but Pass & Seymour and Thonet produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a William Lescaze?

The average selling price for a william lescaze at 1stDibs is $4,500, while they’re typically $1,800 on the low end and $12,500 for the highest priced.