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Galerie Sommerlath

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.
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"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...
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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...
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Antique 16th Century Japanese Japonisme Prints

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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...
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Antique 17th Century Japanese Japonisme Prints

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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.
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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.   
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

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Naugahyde

"Untitled 3/11" Signed L. Siekman
Located in Pasadena, CA
A petite, black and white X-ray serigraph, signed L. Siekman.
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Vintage 1980s American Modern Prints

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

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Aluminum, Copper, Pewter

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

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Brass, Steel

Ceramic and Orange Glaze Drip Lamp
By Vallauris
Located in Pasadena, CA
A ceramic table lamp features a unique finish of orange and cream dripped glaze.
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic

Lithograph of a Woman Portait by Pablo Picasso
By Pablo Picasso
Located in Pasadena, CA
This endearing lithograph of a woman titled, "Francoise au bandeau" was drawn by Pablo Picasso in 1946. The original drawing can be seen at the Picasso museum in Paris. The lithogra...
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Mid-20th Century French Modern Prints

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Paper

"Danseuse Assise" 'Sitting Dancer' Lithograph by Henri Matisse
By Henri Matisse
Located in Pasadena, CA
The original drawing of this lithograph has been made in 1939 by Henri Matisse with blended stump and charcoal on Montval paper and it was printed on the occasion of Matisse Estate i...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Prints

Materials

Paper

"Within & Without" Lithograph by Deborah Keyes
Located in Pasadena, CA
A sleek, abstract geometric graphic lithograph by Deborah Keyes, depicting a small square within a circle in the middle of vast, orange negative space. Numbered 3/10 and signed.
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Late 20th Century American Modern Prints

Materials

Wood, Paper

Vibrant Aluminum Pair of Adjustable Outdoor Italian Chaise
Located in Pasadena, CA
Colorful, 2 positions pair of chaises with a white painted aluminum frame and newly upholstered in striped blue and green outdoor fabric.
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Chaise Longues

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Aluminum

Unusual French Midcentury Tension Lamp in the Manner of Jacques Adnet
Located in Pasadena, CA
This rare light fixture in the manner of Jacques Adnet features expandable vertical tension rods which affix to the ceiling and a lower surface such as a table or the floor effective...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass, Enamel

Bronze Bowtie Pair of Candlesticks by Carl Gillberg
By Carl Gillberg
Located in Pasadena, CA
Pair of bronze candlesticks by Carl Gillberg. Conical ends and stem with a black finish and bow tie with a silver finish. They are signed on the bottom.
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Vintage 1980s American Candlesticks

Materials

Bronze

Paul Frankl Set of Six Dining Room Chairs
By Paul Frankl
Located in Pasadena, CA
Set of 6 dining room chairs by Paul Frankl with freshly upholstered, soft rust color fabric and original wood finish on the frame. Designed with modern lines with a grid back and geo...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

Abstract Serigraph "Untitled 1/10" by Lucie Siekman
Located in Pasadena, CA
A framed lithograph with a roughly colored red background and an interesting skeletal graphic in the center. Signed Louise Siekman, a very discreet artist who never tried to sell he...
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1990s American Modern Prints

Materials

Wood, Paper

Art Deco Style Sculpture of a Couple
Located in Pasadena, CA
Clean lines resin sculpture of a loving couple.
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Vintage 1980s American Art Deco Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Resin

Slate Color Lacquer and Brass Six-Drawer Dresser
Located in Pasadena, CA
Chic six-drawer dresser featuring a glossy, slate color lacquered top and drawers which are complemented by the glossy brass band between the drawers and on the base.
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Mid-20th Century Canadian Mid-Century Modern Dressers

Materials

Wood

Unframed Oil Painting of Flowers by David Segel
By David Segel
Located in Pasadena, CA
A colorful bouquet of flowers on a dark grey background by American artist David Segel. David Segel is an internationally acclaimed and respected artist. After studying at the Carne...
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Late 20th Century American Post-Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Pair of Chairs by Maurice Bailey for Monteverdi Young
By Maurice Bailey
Located in Pasadena, CA
A pair of elegant solid walnut armchairs with rounded wood back and tapered legs. Tufted back cushion extends to the armrest.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Walnut

Female Nude Sculpture in Cast Resin by Dorothy C. Thorpe
By Dorothy Thorpe
Located in Pasadena, CA
Inspired by classical antiquity, this sculpture of a female nude is skilfully rendered in cast resin. The label underneath reads "Dorothy C. Thorpe, Inc. Mexico;" etched beneath is t...
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Vintage 1960s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Sculptures

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Resin

Porcelain Bust of Victorian Lady by Cordey
By Cordey
Located in Pasadena, CA
This petite bust of Victorian lady by Cordey was produced in the 1940s. The creamy porcelain woman features Fine hand painted details in her face and throughout. She is decorated wit...
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Busts

Materials

Composition

Unusual Lucite Sculpture, 1970s
Located in Pasadena, CA
This Lucite sculpture features an angular, geometric form made more interesting by structural details found within the Lucite. With a closer look, one can see intersecting lines and ...
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Vintage 1970s American Sculptures

Materials

Lucite

Set of 81 Purple Murano Glass Chandelier Parts
By Murano 5
Located in Pasadena, CA
Eight candle rings made of thick Murano glass are 7" diameter by 4"5 high. 43 bigger oblong ones 5"50 x 3"50 and 13 smaller ones 3"50 x 2"50 in thinner glass.
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Mid-20th Century Italian More Lighting

Materials

Glass

Stylized Female Face in Bronze
Located in Pasadena, CA
This sculpture is a stylized representation of a female face in brass. The oval face is finished with lines representing hair or a hat, one eye and lips. The piece is mounted on a pi...
Category

20th Century American Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Brass, Steel

Midcentury Black Metal Ceiling Lamps, Pair
Located in Pasadena, CA
Unique set of two ceiling light fixtures from the 1960s. These light sources are composed of a painted black sculptural metal casings that surrounds a glass ball. The frame has four ...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Metal

Brutalist George Mullen Sculpture
By George Mullen
Located in Pasadena, CA
Interwoven pieces of copper form this sculpture which ends in brass and rests upon wood mounted on a marble slab. Marble base is 6 5/8" wide and sculpture itself measures 8 5/8" w...
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Late 20th Century American Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Brass, Copper

Surrealist Landscape Watercolor Signed R. E. Schwelke and Dated 1947
By R.E. Schwelke
Located in Pasadena, CA
Framed colorful surrealist watercolor, signed by artist R.E. Schwelke in 1947. Titled "Landscape #1". Dark stained frame. There is a matching one that you can find by typing the ar...
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paint, Wood

Clutch Vintage Alligator Leather Bag
Located in Pasadena, CA
Exquisite vintage alligator vintage purse in glossy dark brown leather, made in Cuba. In mint condition, including the metal frame and clutch, as well as the inside pockets. It is s...
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Mid-20th Century Cuban Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry

Materials

Brass

Eileen Gray Lota Sofa
By Eileen Gray
Located in Pasadena, CA
This sofa had been designed by the iconic French designer Eileen Gray in 1923 for the rue de Lota apartment of Madame Mathieu Levy called Suzanne Talbot, the most successful modistes...
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Sofas

Materials

Upholstery, Wood

Textured Fiberglass and Teak Folding Screen
Located in Pasadena, CA
White textured fiberglass with teak hinged folding screens or room dividers.
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Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Screens and Room Dividers

Materials

Fiberglass, Wood

Framed Fashion Drawing and Watercolor Signed Ruben Robledo
Located in Pasadena, CA
Illustration of a fashion figure wearing an A-line tunic and leggings in a mod, Op-Art striped print and pattern flats beside it. Marker on paper, signed by Ruben Robledo.
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Vintage 1970s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Drawings

Materials

Metal

Colorful "R" Lithograph
Located in Pasadena, CA
Colorful lithograph, with a collage of red, green, yellow and black layers. The piece is framed, signed and numbered. Brushed steel frame.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Prints

Materials

Paper

Gerald Campbell X Large Oil Painting
By Gerald Campbell
Located in Pasadena, CA
A playful large abstract painting at five and a half by six feet made of acrylic and ropes. The painting was made by Gerald Campbell, a celebrated California artist who was well-kno...
Category

Late 20th Century American Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Black and White Splat on Emerald Gouache by Honora Berg
Located in Pasadena, CA
An intriguing black and white splat scene with a deep, gradient emerald background. Signed Honora Berg. Honora Berg was an abstract painter who moved from New York to San Francisc...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paper, Wood

Acrylic on Canvas by Alice Cisternino
Located in Pasadena, CA
"Alice Cisternino creates ethereal compositions, here in this moment but likely to shift in the next. She is compelled by moments of transition, delicate yet unavoidable shifts, the ...
Category

2010s American Contemporary Art

Materials

Acrylic, Canvas

Lounging Nude by Jerry O'Day #3
By Jerry O'Day
Located in Pasadena, CA
A relaxing, simplistic nude of a woman lounging on a floor. Jerry O'Day is also known as Geraldine Heib. Born in Oakland, CA on June 17, 1912. Geraldine Heib assumed the name Jerr...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Drawings

Materials

Wood, Paper

Chrome Floor Lamp
Located in Pasadena, CA
Long chromed stem on a flat base with a plastic shade.
Category

Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Chrome

Portrait in Gouache by Albert, Radoczy 2
Located in Pasadena, CA
A vibrante, psychedelic abstract painting of a woman's side profile. Signed Radoczy, 1969. Albert Radoczy was a painter from the NY Tristate area, most notably in the 1960s and 19...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paper

Midcentury Valet with a Secret Compartment
Located in Pasadena, CA
This valet is of black stained wood. The seat and the top are covered with cane. On each side of the top, there is a brass retractable rod to hang your tie, belt or scarf. If you ...
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Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Brass

Red and Green Pixie Face Painting by A. Radoczy
Located in Pasadena, CA
A petite, ultra-vibrant red and green painting of a mousy, wide-eyed face against a sweeping backdrop of color. Signed Radoczy, January 1965. Very different from his usual work. ...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Single Swivel Chair Attributed to Milo Baughman
By Milo Baughman
Located in Pasadena, CA
Cozy swivel chair re-upholstered in a cream twill fabric with a criss-cross metal base.
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs

Materials

Upholstery

1970s Black Vitrine with Recess Lighting
Located in Pasadena, CA
A sheen black vitrine with glass shelving and recess lighting on the inside top and bottom of the piece. It is made of Formica and looks exactly like lacquer which makes it much less...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Vitrines

Materials

Formica

Midcentury Oil Painting by A. Radoczy, 1969
Located in Pasadena, CA
A startling painting of black outline of a face against a Stark red background. Signed A. Radoczy, December 1969. This painting is very different from his usual manner and subject. ...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Canvas

Watercolor Painting B Bbuk
Located in Pasadena, CA
A mythological painting of figures in warm colors of yellow, bronze and orange. Signed Bybuk. Light wood frame.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Wood, Paper

Jerry O'Day Nude Drawing #1
By Jerry O'Day
Located in Pasadena, CA
A mild, pensive drawing nude of a woman leaning against a wall. Jerry O'Day is also known as Geraldine Heib. Born in Oakland, CA on June 17, 1912. Geraldine Heib assumed the name ...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Drawings

Materials

Wood, Paper

Mid-century Light Box Display Pedestal
Located in Pasadena, CA
Illuminated, lightbox style display pedestal in teak. Perfect to showcase a sculpture or other work of art.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pedestals

Materials

Plexiglass, Teak

Little Walnut Gueridon in the Style of Gio Ponti
By Gio Ponti
Located in Pasadena, CA
A petite, solid walnut circular gueridon with three pointy table legs.
Category

Mid-20th Century Unknown Mid-Century Modern Gueridon

Materials

Walnut

Ebonized Desk in the Manner of Edward Wormley
By Edward Wormley
Located in Pasadena, CA
The 1/2" glass rests on 2 pedestals made of ebonized walnut. The right one features two file drawers and the left one three different sizes drawer. The drawers knobs are made of brass.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Desks

Materials

Walnut

1st Edition Circular Marcel Breuer Lamp
By Marcel Breuer
Located in Pasadena, CA
A semi-circle top table lamp by Marcel Breuer. They are the first edition of Marcel Breuer lamps. They are stamped with numbers only, contrary to the ones marked "Marcel Breuer, Exp...
Category

Early 20th Century German Bauhaus Table Lamps

Materials

Brass, Nickel

1st Edition Marcel Breuer Lamp
By Marcel Breuer
Located in Pasadena, CA
A rectangular table lamp by Marcel Breuer. They are the first edition of Marcel Breuer lamps. They are stamped with numbers only, contrary to the ones marked "Marcel Breuer, Exposit...
Category

Early 20th Century German Bauhaus Table Lamps

Materials

Brass, Nickel

French 1950s Floor Lamp
Located in Pasadena, CA
This 1950s floor lamp from France features a brass base, supporting a thin black column decorated at the middle with brass rosettes. At the top, a trio of faux candles on tapered hol...
Category

Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Metal, Brass

French 1950s Brass Floor Lamp
Located in Pasadena, CA
This three-armed French floor lamp from the 1950s features two different finishes as the brass is black patinated in some areas.
Category

Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Brass

Pair of Female Form Paintings by Albert Radoczy
Located in Pasadena, CA
Pair of whimsical and playful oil on canvas paintings. Signed A. Radoczy, March 1965. Albert Radoczy was a painter from the NY Tristate area, most notably in the 1960s and 1970s. ...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Paintings

Materials

Wood, Canvas

Gouache Painting by Joby Perel
Located in Pasadena, CA
An abstract, gouache painting with an atmospheric, color scheme in hues of night blue. Signed Joby Perel. Simple black wood frame.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paintings

Materials

Paint, Wood

Chic Black Lacquered 1980s Dining Chairs, Set of Eight
Located in Pasadena, CA
Set of eight dramatic round-backed dining chairs. These chairs are a beautiful statement piece. They have been re-lacquered in black lacquer. One of the seats have been reupholstered...
Category

Vintage 1980s American Post-Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

Enamel on Copper Landscape by Carol Simkin
Located in Pasadena, CA
A quaint, charming petite enameled copper landscape of an autumn tree with vibrant reddish-orange leaves and a mother-child pair in white by Carol Simkin. The piece is held in an ela...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Decorative Art

Materials

Enamel, Copper

Emboss Geometric 3D Collage Painting by Ricki McNeill
Located in Pasadena, CA
Geometric 3D collage painting by Ricki McNeill made with stacking paper sheets, gluing them together and dipping them in pastel watercolor then creating geometric shapes The art is e...
Category

Late 20th Century American Contemporary Art

Materials

Paper, Plexiglass

Pair of French Bronze Candelabra Sconces in the "Empire" Style
Located in Pasadena, CA
Impressive pair of five arms candelabra sconces made of cast bronze with very fine carving. Each arm ends with a white candle and a little black paper shade. They have been custom ...
Category

Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Bronze