CONVERSO

Recognized Dealer

Chicago, IL

About CONVERSO

Lawrence Converso's concentration in and respect for Mid-Century American design has earned him premiere dealer status over the past two decades. With a solid Chicago based operation and a thriving NYC showroom CONVERSO sells to designers and collectors, worldwide.

CONVERSO

1stdibs Dealer Since 2008

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Featured Pieces

Knoll
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Aluminum, Granite
"Modern Classic" Eero Saarinen pedestal dining table, custom black granite with painted aluminum Sub-base filled with concrete for maximum support.
Design Institute America
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Post-Modern Tables
Aluminum, Brass, Steel, Glass
Glass top console table with various forms and finishes of metal for base.
Charles Eames, Herman Miller
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Chairs
Aluminum, Upholstery, Fiberglass
EC-178, upholstered in original Girard Hopsak with black shells. Chairs tilt and swivel.
Directional, Vladimir Kagan
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Upholstery, Wood
Sculptural chaise longue with bolster for directional. Upholstered with new foam and holly hunt great plains fabric.
Warren Platner
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Art Deco Stone Sinks
Sink taken out of a Warren Planter designed home in Connecticut. Sculptural curves with large nautilus handle accents. Located in Chicago.
Knoll, Florence Knoll
Vintage 1940-1949 United States Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Upholstery, Birch
Early production lounge chairs. Upholstered with new foam in navy blue and white checker weaved fabric. Natural color birch legs. Located in Chicago.
Edward Fields, Josef Albers
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Tapestries
Wool
This tapestry made by Edward Fields is from a series produced and installed in the Mies van der Rohe Commonwealth buildings 330-340 Diversey, Chicago. Graduated colors hand-knotted ...
Joseph D'Urso
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
D'urso for Knoll International ten pillow, single cushion architectural sofa, great seat depth (37.50" deep), can also use as a daybed. Retains original paper label to the unde...
Harvey Probber
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Rosewood
Rosewood and chrome six-drawer dresser.
Vladimir Kagan
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Upholstery
Vladimir Kagan for Directional pair of biomorphic sofas.
Warren McArthur
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Armchairs
Aluminum
Upholstered aluminium chairs with rubber capped feet.
Vista Furniture
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Steel, Birch
Sliding door with cutout finger hole pull; black painted perforated steel wire mesh open storage shelf.

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