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Pasadena, CA
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About Galerie Sommerlath

Galerie Sommerlath is an art and antiques shop specializing in American and European 20th Century design, in LA's arts-centric neighborhood of Culver City. Before beginning her career in Paris, French-born owner Michele Sommerlath was raised in Morocco, an early life experience which informed her superb taste for design and color. After three decades, her passion for design is still evident.

Galerie Sommerlath

1stdibs Dealer Since 2006

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20th Century Specialists

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Featured Pieces

Little Black and Purple Impressionist Style Watercolor by Andrea LaHue
By Andrea LaHue
Located in Pasadena, CA
Framed painting rendered in purple and grey gouache on a black background. Impressionist style brush strokes.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Paintings

Materials

Paper, Paint, Wood

Abstract Gouache by Jerry Williamson
By Jerry Williamson
Located in Pasadena, CA
Colorful abstract gouache by Monterrey Bay based artist Jerry Williamson. Newly re-framed and signed by the artist.
Category

Early 2000s American Paintings

Materials

Wood, Paper

Walter Von Nessen Swing Arm Nickel Floor Lamp
By Walter Von Nessen
Located in Pasadena, CA
Walter Von Nessen swing arm nickel floor lamp. As pictured, arm measures 10.5" for shorter section and 17.5" for longer end section which holds the shade and bulb, or a total of 26....
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Nickel

"Jornada Triunfo de la Revolucion" Original Dedicated Poster
Located in Pasadena, CA
This very proud and strong poster expresses the country's liberation cast off the chains and oppressions. It was a gift to a friend and is hand dedicated. (at the bottom) On the ri...
Category

Vintage 1970s Cuban Posters

Materials

Wood, Paper

"Yuna" Woodblock from the Collection of Atami Museum, Shizuoka
Located in Pasadena, CA
The lithograph made by an unknown painter depicts Yuna (bath-room women), working at public bath-houses. They were actually prostitutes as well. It was in the late 16th century when...
Category

Antique 16th Century Japanese Japonisme Prints

Materials

Paper, Wood

Woodblock of Karashishi by Kano Eitoku
Located in Pasadena, CA
Karashishi was a lion protector in Japanese Buddhism and Shintoism. They originated in China, shi, meaning lion. Kano Eitoku (1543-1590) was a Japanese painter of the Azuchi– Momoy...
Category

Antique 16th Century Japanese Japonisme Prints

Materials

Wood, Paper

"Courtesans Smoking Opium" Woodblock
Located in Pasadena, CA
In the late 16th century when people enjoyed a greater license that is condoned today, there were numerous courtesans to be found. This piece depicts a group of these women relaxing...
Category

Antique 17th Century Japanese Japonisme Prints

Materials

Wood, Paper

Oil Knife Painting of an Indian Dancer
Located in Pasadena, CA
Graceful knife painting of an Indian dancer. The use of the knife instead of the brush gives the subject a lot of texture and strength.
Category

Mid-20th Century Paintings

Materials

Wood, Paint

Brown Faux-Ostrich Swivel Hand Chair
Located in Pasadena, CA
Quirky, very comfy chocolate brown five-finger swivel chair. Each finger can be used as a backrest. It also features a poach for magazines in its back between 2 fingers.   
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Naugahyde

"Untitled 3/11" Signed L. Siekman
Located in Pasadena, CA
A petite, black and white X-ray serigraph, signed L. Siekman.
Category

Vintage 1980s American Modern Prints

Materials

Plexiglass, Wood, Paper

Etched Pewter Coffee Table by Christian Krekels
By Christian Krekels
Located in Pasadena, CA
Amazing and rare etched pewter top coffee table by Christian Krekels. The top inserts in a 2" thick solid rosewood skirt (diameter: 43.5"). The base which resembles Saarinen bases is...
Category

Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Copper, Pewter, Aluminum

Maison Lunel Floor Lamp
By Lunel
Located in Pasadena, CA
Charming 1950s floor lamp designed by Maison Lunel, Paris, France. Each lamp is comprised of four lamp holders in brass cages supported by cone-shaped red plexiglass supports. The w...
Category

Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass, Steel

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