Esoteric Survey

San Diego, CA

About Esoteric Survey

Esoteric Survey is focused on post-war design, with an emphasis on California, Japan, and the obscure. Based in San Diego, California.

Esoteric Survey

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Van Keppel-Green
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Chairs
Cane, Iron
A pair of cane and iron arm chairs designed by Hendrik Van Keppel and Taylor Green for their company VKG (Van Keppel-Green) of Beverly Hills. These are the fully-documented original ...
Unknown
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Mid-20th Century Unknown Mid-Century Modern Benches
Iron, Oak
1950s bench or table. Solid oak with iron legs. Subtle "V" at both ends. Great construction with original finish, 1950s.
Unknown
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Mid-20th Century Japan Mid-Century Modern Vases
Ceramic
1950s Ikebana planter from Japan.
Herman Miller, Charles & Ray Eames
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Fiberglass
All original vintage fiberglass LAR by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller, 1950s.
Russell Woodard
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Rocking Chairs
Wire
Vintage "Sculptura" wire rocking chair by Woodard and Sons Furniture Company, 1950s.
Raymond Loewy, Mengel Furniture Co.
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Stools
Iron, Wood
Stool or ottoman by Raymond Loewy for Mengel Furniture Company. Solid iron legs with limed wood frame, 1950s.
Paul Evans
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Bookends
Steel
Pair of 1960s solid steel Brutalist bookends.
Ben Seibel
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Bookends
Brass
Brass bookends by Ben Seibel for Jenfredware, 1950s.
Flli Mannelli
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Bookends
Travertine
Pair of travertine Flli Mannelli elephant bookends. Made in Italy, 1960s.
DUX
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Vintage 1950-1959 Sweden Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Brass, Teak
Pair of teak tables with brass inserts and angular sides, by DUX of Sweden, 1950s.
Unknown
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Abstract Sculptures
Cane, Wood
Compelling 1960s cane-wrapped pine needle over wood sculpture. Could be used as a hanging sculpture or on horizontal surface.
John Risley
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail T...
Iron
Leaf table by New England sculptor John Risley, 1950s. Risley was a multidisciplinary artist and designer who studied sculpture at Cranbrook Academy of Art in the early 1950s.

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