Lost City Arts Furniture

About Lost City Arts
Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Bronze Sculpture "Young Woman", USA, 1920s
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Bronze Sculpture "Y...
Vintage 1920s American Busts
Stone, Bronze
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney is best known as the founder of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. Herself one of the better American sculptors of the day, she began he...
Midcentury Teak and Metal Seven Pendant Lighting Fixture, Denmark, 1960s
Midcentury Teak and Metal Seven Pendant Lightin...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Steel, Teak
Impressive in it's scale and teak elements. The individual pendants could be adjusted in height if desired.
Harry Bertoia Child's Chair in White with Original Knoll Seat Pad, USA, 1960s
Harry Bertoia Child's Chair in White with Origi...
Knoll, Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Children's Furniture
Steel, Upholstery
A universally recognized design, this Bertoia child's chair has a white seat with a black base and the original turquoise seat pad.
Ghiro Handcrafted and Signed Faceted Crystal Glass Sculptures, Italy, 2017
Ghiro Handcrafted and Signed Faceted Crystal Gl...
Ghirò Studio
2010s Italian Abstract Sculptures
Crystal
Ghiro studio designs, develops and produces works and creations in glass, creations that do not mark the time in which they are produced. Each piece is painstakingly hand-cut and for...
Melvin Lindquist Handcrafted Turned Vase Grouping, USA, 1970s
Melvin Lindquist Handcrafted Turned Vase Groupi...
Melvin Lindquist
Vintage 1970s American Vases
Wood
Melvin Lindquist began turning in the 1930s as a vertical turret lathe operator for the General Electric Company. In his shop at home, he began an exploration of the vase form throug...
Sonambient Sculpture by Harry Bertoia
Sonambient Sculpture by Harry Bertoia
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1960s American Abstract Sculptures
Bronze, Copper
An atypical form for Beartoia's (1915-1978) sonambients given it's split in the centre of the rods. I desirable size for display in the home and a typically wonderful sound quality.
Spalted Red Maple Vessel by Philip Moulthrop
Spalted Red Maple Vessel by Philip Moulthrop
Philip Moulthrop
Late 20th Century American Decorative Bowls
Maple
Philip Moulthrop (b. 1947) is a wood turner who works in Marietta, Georgia. He started woodturning in 1979, learning the woodturning basics from his father, Ed Moulthrop. His work ca...
Gio Ponti Drawing "Vasi Incrociati", Italy, 1950
Gio Ponti Drawing "Vasi Incrociati", Italy, 1950
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Drawings
A wonderfully whimsical drawing, presumably a design for what he referred to as Cross Vessels.
Bronze Sculpture by Keld Moseholm
Bronze Sculpture by Keld Moseholm
Keld Moseholm
Early 2000s Danish Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Seemingly comical and humorous, the works of Keld Moseholm (b. 1936) are steeped with a satirical comment on human conditions, especially the struggles. In this romantic and yet mela...
Mathieu Matégot Signed Aubusson Tapestry for Pi...
Mathieu Matégot
Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Tapestries
Wool
In the early 1960s, Matégot left furniture design to devote himself full time to tapestry work, becoming one of leaders of the modern movement in French tapestry. His tapestries toda...
Elegant Barovier & Toso Picture Frame
Barovier & Toso
Vintage 1940s Italian Picture Frames
Murano Glass
This is an exquisite period Murano glass frame with all the refinement you would expect from Barovier & Toso.
Elegant Barovier & Toso Picture Frame
Barovier & Toso
Vintage 1940s Italian Picture Frames
Brass
This is an exquisite period Murano glass frame with all the refinement you would expect from Barovier & Toso.
George Nakashima English Oak Burl and Laurel Mi...
George Nakashima
Vintage 1970s American Tables
Oak
This table is made from a remarkable piece of oak burl with amazing details. It has good height for variety of settings.
Harry Bertoia Patinated Bronze Gong
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1960s American Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures
Bronze
This gong has an amazingly distinctive form and an incredible patina. It is a smaller scale than the Classic solid bronze gongs he created. It comes with a Stand and mallet of approp...
Early Wall-Mounted Cabinet by Paul Evans
Paul Evans
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets
Bronze, Steel, Wood
A magnificent example of Evan's artistry. This early wall-mounted cabinet is torch-cut patinated steel with a polychromed interior with a giltwood drawer with a bronze pull. Unsigned.
Nanna Ditzel "Oda" Lounge Chair and Ottoman
Nanna Ditzel
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Upholstery, Oak
Designed in 1956 by renown Danish designer Nanna Ditzel this chair has also been referred to as "The Nursing Chair" because of the unique design that provides armrests within the com...
Pair of Gray Mohair Mid-Century Italian Style L...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Mohair, Wood
An incredible design reminiscent of some of the great Italian designers of the mid century.
Serge Mouille Single Arm Pivoting Wall Light wi...
Serge Mouille
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Aluminum, Brass
Another classic design by Serge Mouile, always designed with simplicity and functionality.
Lightolier Flush Mounted Bronze Enameled Metal ...
Lightolier
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Flush Mount
Metal
A rare Lightolier flush mounted fixture. The geometric pattern and acrylic light source make this a very striking light.
Elio Martinelli Enameled Metal "Coque" Table La...
Elio Martinelli
Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Metal
A wonderfully sculptural table lamp that reflects light off the surface underneath the dome.
Alexander Calder Signed & Dated India Ink on Pa...
Alexander Calder
Vintage 1940s American Drawings
Paper
A representation on paper of one of Calder's spectacular stabiles. This work is registered in the archives of The Calder Foundation. There are several gallery and museum labels affix...
Serge Mouille Single Shade Floor Lamp for Altel...
Serge Mouille
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Aluminum, Brass, Steel
The simplicity of this floor lamp makes it both beautiful and functional.
Model of Maglev Monorail Train for Northrop Gru...
Northrop Grumman
Vintage 1970s American Models and Miniatures
Metal
custom-made model/presentation piece for Northrop Grumman of the Maglev train. This train is beautifully detailed, down to the unique figures occupying the interior of the train. Th...
Mid-Century Three Glass Pendant Chandelier, Ita...
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Glass
Nice variation on the tried and true triple pendant cluster lamp. A brass triangular stretcher separates the three glass shades, one in green, one light pink, the third in a light sm...
Nell Blaine "Untitled" Gouache and India Ink on...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s Paintings
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
William "Dickey" King Bronze Sculpture "Annie" ...
William King
Vintage 1960s American Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
William King was a sculptor in a variety of materials whose human figures traced social attitudes through the last half of the 20th century. Mr. King’s work is in the collections of ...
Arne Vodder Reproduction Wall-Mounted Writing D...
Lost City Arts
21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writ...
Laminate, Walnut
Highly functional and stylish piece, modeled after an original design by Arne Vodder. Perfect solution to the modern clutter dilemma, the desk features three color coded letter divid...
Adja Yunkers Painting "Untitled l" USA, 1969
Adja Yunkers
Vintage 1960s American Paintings
Canvas
Adja Yunkers (1900–1983) was an abstract painter and printmaker. Born in Latvia Yunkers lived and studied extensively in Leningrad, Berlin, Paris, and London. He lived in Paris for 1...
Midcentury Italian Polished Steel Console Table...
Formanova
Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Console Tables
Simple and elegant this glass and polished steel console is of the finest quality.
Adja Yunkers Painting "Blind Man Sun" USA, 1982
Adja Yunkers
Vintage 1980s American Paintings
Canvas
Adja Yunkers (1900–1983) was an abstract painter and printmaker. Born in Latvia Yunkers lived and studied extensively in Leningrad, Berlin, Paris, and London. He lived in Paris for 1...
Rare Harry Bertoia Stainless Steel Wire Sculptu...
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures
Stainless Steel
Over many years Bertoia worked with various designs using stainless steel. This piece is reminiscent of the spray sculptures but is a rare if not unique form produced during that per...
Bronze Studio Vessel by Lorenzo Burchiellaro, I...
Lorenzo Burchiellaro
Vintage 1950s Italian Vases
Bronze
Sculptor, designer, master craftsman, researcher and innovator, Lorenzo Burchiellaro has always used metals. Seeking refined textures via the use of acids, oxides, patinas and etchin...
Melt Coated Steel Triple Pod Sculpture by Rober...
Robert Koch
2010s American Abstract Sculptures
Steel
Robert strives to take a material that is rigid, hard and lifeless and convert it into a form that is soft and fluid. The organic forms represent abstractions of nature. They are con...
Salon Oil Painting by Sigurd Wandel
Vintage 1920s Danish Paintings
Canvas
Wonderful oil painting by Danish artist Sigurd Wandel (1875-1947). Charming and allegorical.
Nell Blaine "Abstraction" Gouache and India Ink...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s American Paintings
Paper
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
Stig Lindberg Signed Glazed Ceramic Bowl for Gu...
Stig Lindberg
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Decorative Bowls
Ceramic
Lindberg is considered one of Sweden’s most important designers from the postwar era. He was the recipient of numerous awards in his lifetime and his work can be found in museums wor...
Bing & Grondahl Geometric Blue Porcelain Futura...
Bing & Grondahl
Vintage 1980s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases
Porcelain
An incredibly striking intense blue vase. A wonderful form reminiscent of the Art Deco period with Post Modernist influences.
Aldo Tura Goatskin Parchment Ice Bucket, Italy,...
Aldo Tura
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Barware
Goatskin
A fine example of Tura's use of goatskin making an everyday item elegant.
Verdigris Patinated Bronze Floor Lamp by S. R. ...
Hansen Lighting Co.
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Bronze
Hansen lighting company is known for their elegant designs and quality production standards and this lamp is no exception.
George Nakashima Walnut and Poplar "New Chair" ...
George Nakashima
Vintage 1970s American Rocking Chairs
Poplar, Walnut
An fine example of one of George Nakashima's iconic designs. It's elegant simplicity has made this rocker one of his most enduring designs.
Adja Yunkers Painting "Melville" USA, 1980
Adja Yunkers
Vintage 1980s Paintings
Adja Yunkers (1900–1983) was an abstract painter and printmaker. Born in Latvia Yunkers lived and studied extensively in Leningrad, Berlin, Paris, and London. He lived in Paris for 1...
Pair of Hans J. Wegner Woven Cane Teak "The Cha...
Hans J. Wegner
Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs
Cane, Teak
Arguably the most iconic chair of Scandinavian Mid-Century furniture. Newly re-caned and in excellent condition.
Philip and Kelvin LaVerne "Chan" Etched Bronze ...
Philip and Kelvin LaVerne
Vintage 1970s American Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Bronze
A classic example of the LaVerne Chan motif tables that possess the wonderful quality created by their extraordinary techniques.
Poul Hundevad Folding Stool
Poul Hundevad
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Stools
Leather, Oak
This sculptural folding stool is brilliantly constructed with wooden pins securing the original leather seat.
Sven Aage Holm Sorensen Torch Cut Brass Brutali...
Holm Sorensen & Co.
Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
These Brutalist sconces are enhanced by the subtle torch cut and patination techniques that were the distinctive quality of Sorensen's work.
Sven Aage Holm Sorensen Torch Cut Brass Brutali...
Svend Aage Holm Sørensen
Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass
These Brutalist sconces are enhanced by the subtle torch cut and patination techniques that were the distinctive quality of Sorensen's work.
Collage by Adja Yunkers
Adja Yunkers
Vintage 1970s American Paintings
Adja Yunkers (1900–1983) was an abstract painter and printmaker. Born in Latvia Yunkers lived and studied extensively in Leningrad, Berlin, Paris, and London. He lived in Paris for 1...
"Abstraction" India Ink on Paper by Nell Blaine...
Nell Blaine
Vintage 1940s American Drawings
Paper
During her first years in New York Blaine's work, which had previously been tightly realist, turned abstract, inspired by Mondrian, Leger and Jean Helion. At one time she was the you...
Harry Bertoia Hand-Hammered Silver Gong Pendant...
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry
Silver
Bertoia had a natural talent for working in metal. At Cranbrook Academy of Art he ran the metal studio and often created jewelry for his colleagues and classmates. This piece was mad...
Carl Harry Stalhane Stoneware Vase for Rörstran...
Carl-Harry Stålhane
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vases
Stoneware
A lovely vase with a wonderful form and glaze.
Roger Darricarrere 1965 Stained Glass, Los Angeles
Roger Darricarrere
Vintage 1960s American Windows
Concrete
A once in a lifetime opportunity to own this monumental stained glass ceiling done by Roger Darricarrere (1915-1984) in 1965 for the Columbia Savings Bank in Los Angeles. Darricarrer...
Tobia Scarpa Orange "Jucker" Table Lamp for Flo...
Tobia Scarpa
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Steel
A playful and versatile little lamp in the perfect color from the period.
Jens Quistgaard Style Teak Tray Table, Denmark,...
DUX
Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Tray Tables
Teak
A solid staved teak tray table, in the style of Jens Quistgaard. This piece is made of solid staves of teak laminated together to form a butcher block style construction. The tableto...
Eero Saarinen Nero Marble Oval Coffee Table for...
Eero Saarinen
2010s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Marble, Aluminum
The quintessential midcentury design by one of the most important designers of the era. This is a late production and is in perfect condition.
Electro Voice Amperite & American Microphone Co...
Electro Voice
Vintage 1940s American Musical Instruments
Metal
A amazing collection of coveted vintage microphones. We can't guarantee functionality since we have no way of testing them. The were purchased for their beauty but may be working fine.
Eternit Scalloped Cast Concrete Planters with A...
Eternit
Vintage 1960s Swiss Scandinavian Modern Planters and Jardinieres
Concrete
These vintage planters are in excellent condition and may be used individually or in a stacked configuration. They come with newly made aluminum trays and nine are available.
Harry Bertoia Patinated Silver Brooch with Cora...
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1940s American Collectible Jewelry
Coral, Silver
An unusual piece of Bertoia's jewelry with a figurative quality. This brooch was included in an exhibit, "In Nature's Embrace: The World of Harry Bertoia" at the Reading Public Museu...
Serge Mouille Petite Saturne Sconce Lights, Fra...
Serge Mouille
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Aluminum, Brass
Another unique and wonderful design from the renown French lighting designer Serge Mouille. The light has been designed to shield the bulb and the pivoting arm assists in controlling...
Vittorio Introini Wall Mounted Modular Shelving...
Vittorio Introini
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Smoked Glass, Chrome
An extraordinary and rare shelving system. This particular unit has a very hard to find glass cabinet.
Stilnovo Etched Glass Chandelier, Italy 1960s
Stilnovo
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Copper, Glass
This copper and glass fixture has spiraling acid etched detailing that gives it an unusual and impressive presence.
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