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

Josef Albers Silk Screen
Josef Albers
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Prints
Paper
Josef Albers Formulations - Articulations I & II #12 Edition 974/ 1000 1972 screenprint on paper #12 Embossed with Josef Albers initials, portfolio and folder number. This wor...
"Quasar" Table Lamp by Francesco Bocola
Stilnovo, Francesco Bocola
Vintage 1970-1979 Italy Space Age Table Lamps
Steel, Chrome, Plexiglass
Table lamp sold by Pierre Cardin, made by Stilnovo Iconic 'Quasar' plexiglass and steel light sculpture by Francesco Bocol, Italy, 1970. A rare and highly sought after example of t...
Pair of George Nelson Steel Frame Dressers
Herman Miller, George Nelson & Associates
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Dressers
Steel, Wood
Nelson steel frame cases, solid oval rings as pulls with wooden drawers tongue and grove joinery, painted blue fronts, original white steel frames.
Charles Eames Time Life Stools
Charles Eames, Herman Miller
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Stools
Walnut
Eames for Herman Miller Time Life Stools, three different totemic profiles constructed of solid walnut pieces honed to perfection, oil finish. Eames was inspired by African Stool De...
Josef Albers Homage to the Square Silk Screen D...
Josef Albers
Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Prints
Paper
Josef Albers Formulations - Articulations I & II Edition 974/1000 1972 screenprint on paper #14 Embossed with Josef Albers initials, portfolio and folder number. This work is...
Dunbar Round Table
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Center Tables
Bronze, Wood
Edward Wormley for Dunbar dining/centre table. Model 5474 with Tawi wood stained top and bronze base. Restored, base and refinished top. Applied brass tag on underside [DUNBAR*BER...
Monumental Wooden Bowl by David Auld
Vintage 1960-1969 Philippines Organic Modern Decorative Bowls
Teak
Woodworker Auld hand sculpts a large leaf like organic form in teakwood. Small nature hairline fissure near top edge of bowl otherwise excellent original condition. [label on unde...
Edward Wormley Executive Office Chair
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Des...
Leather
Wormley for Dunbar "In Clover" 932 Executive chair button tufted leather, solid walnut base, brass casters, tilts and swivels with adjustable seat height.  
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings Coffee Table
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, Peterson Studio
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail T...
Travertine, Wood
Rare and special T.H. Robjohn-Gibbings coffee table, Made by Peterson Studios for commission in Beverly Hills California. Carved faux bamboo lacquered wood base with travertine top.
Edward Wormley "Big Texan" Sofa
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Upholstery
Edward Wormley for Dunbar. Monumental Big Texan sofa, deep roomy button tufted deck and seat included six back pillows 3" thick foam and 5" thick down filled for adjustable...
Rare Harvey Probber Credenza
Harvey Probber
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Credenzas
Brass, Leather, Wood
Custom faux parchment painted design. Woven sliding doors with flat brass bars in between. Plinth base wrapped in leather.
Pair of Valabrega Lounge Chairs
Vittorio Valabrega
Vintage 1930-1939 Italy Art Deco Club Chairs
Leather
Vittorio Valabrega club chairs, reupholstered with putty colored great plains leather. This item is currently on view in our NYC Greenwich Street Location.  

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