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Mode Moderne is located in Philadelphia's historic Old City. Situated just 1 1/2 hours south of New York City and 2 1/2 hours north of Washington D.C. A ten minute drive from 30th St. Station and just two blocks from I-95. Owners Michael Glatfelter and Michael Wilson have been selling fine 20th Century Modern Furnishings since 1979. Hand selected pieces of interest populate our 2200 square foot showroom. Furnishings from all 20th century design movements are represented. Lighting of all types, decorative objects and fine art round out our offerings.
Toni Cordero Anchise Lamp by Artemides
Toni Cordero Anchise Lamp by Artemides
Toni Cordero
1990s Italian Post-Modern Table Lamps
Bronze, Chrome, Mesh
Toni Cordero anchise lamp for Artemides. This brilliant design allows the owner to customize their lamp by simply removing the brass chain link shade and re-positioning it in any way...
Roto Beam Machine Age Electric Fan
Roto Beam Machine Age Electric Fan
Unknown
Vintage 1930s American Machine Age More Desk Accessories
Steel, Bakelite
Roto beam 1930s Machine Age table fan. Unique Bakelite base and blade gives this fan a great look! Pull chain switch located at the back of motor. As quiet as a fan can be.
Florence Knoll for Knoll International Dresser
Florence Knoll for Knoll International Dresser
Florence Knoll
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Dressers
Chrome, Laminate, Walnut
Florence Knoll for Knoll International dresser in walnut with chrome drawer pulls and white laminate top.
Arthur Umanoff Marble and Iron Coffee Table
Arthur Umanoff Marble and Iron Coffee Table
Arthur Umanoff
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Wrought Iron, Carrara Marble
Arthur Umanoff marble and iron coffee table with his signature X base stretchers and pod feet. Legs are rakishly angled for an extra midcentury look. Carrara Marble is new and wrough...
Metal Cube Lamps with Velum Covered Portholes
Metal Cube Lamps with Velum Covered Portholes
Unknown
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Metal
Metal cube lamps with velum covered porthole openings. Orange and blue lamps appear to be original. Black cube repainted to cover an original white lamp. Very interesting and never s...
James Mont Monumental Carved Tree Trunk Lamps
James Mont Monumental Carved Tree Trunk Lamps
James Mont
Vintage 1950s American Hollywood Regency Table Lamps
Driftwood, Paint
James Mont monumental carved tree trunk lamps poly-chromed with large newer gray shades (showing dents) and pictured for scale only. Very striking and in suburb original condition.
Eero Saarinen for Knoll Oval Marble Coffee Table
Eero Saarinen for Knoll Oval Marble Coffee Table
Eero Saarinen
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Iron, Marble
Eero Saarinen for Knoll marble coffee table with older cast iron base. Bought from original owner. Beautiful grained white marble with hints of light brown evenly mottled.
Don Freedman Woven Owl Tapestry
Don Freedman Woven Owl Tapestry
Don Freedman
Vintage 1970s Indian Mid-Century Modern Tapestries
Natural Fiber
Don Freedman woven owl tapestry, dating to the early 1970s. In very nice original condition. Combined materials, wood, jute, wool and cotton.
Deco McKay Side Table with Inlaid Aluminum Top by McKay Furniture Corp.
Deco McKay Side Table with Inlaid Aluminum Top ...
McKay Furniture Corp.
Vintage 1930s American Machine Age Side Tables
Chrome
Early 1930s McKay side table with inlaid aluminum design. Usually attributed to Salvatore Belelacqua for McKay Furniture Corporation. Looks to be original condition, some wear to chr...
Florence Knoll for Knoll Hanging Wall Cabinet
Florence Knoll for Knoll Hanging Wall Cabinet
Florence Knoll
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Credenzas
Leather, Walnut, Paint
Florence Knoll for Knoll hanging wall cabinet with drop doors and original paint, wood finish and leather tabs. Metal cleat included. Bought from original owner.
Eero Saarinen for Knoll Swivel Tulip Stools
Eero Saarinen for Knoll Swivel Tulip Stools
Eero Saarinen
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Stools
Aluminum, Fabric
Eero Saarinen for Knoll swivelling tulip stools original paint. Cushions redone about 15 years ago. Bought from original owner who purchased them in the 1950s . Priced individually y...
Gino Vistosi Murano Swirled Pattern Glass Lamp
Gino Vistosi Murano Swirled Pattern Glass Lamp
Gino Vistosi
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Glass
Gino Vistosi Murano swirled patterned glass table lamp in one piece.
Georg Thams for Vejen Polstermobelfabrik Danish...
Georg Thams
Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Sofas
Leather, Teak
Georg Thams for Vejen Polstermobelfabrik Danish leather and teak sofa. Trim 1960s sofa in gorgeous chestnut leather.
Florence Knoll for Knoll Dresser and Desk/Vanit...
Florence Knoll
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Dressers
Chrome, Formica, Walnut
Florence Knoll for Knoll dresser and desk/vanity in walnut with white Formica tops and chrome drawer pulls. One three drawer and the other four with one drawer in suspended vanity/de...
Eero Saarinen for Knoll Marble Oval Side Tables
Eero Saarinen
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Iron, Marble
Eero Saarinen for Knoll marble oval side tables on cast iron bases. Bases form this early period are thinner than newer editions. Bought from original owner.
Eero Saarinen for Knoll Round Marble Side Table
Eero Saarinen
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Iron, Marble
Eero Saarinen for Knoll 20 inch round marble side table. 1960s version with thin line cast iron pedestal base. Bought from original owner.
James Mont Pagoda Step Table
James Mont
Vintage 1950s American Hollywood Regency Side Tables
Gold Leaf, Wood
James Mont Pagoda step table in distressed gold and silver leaf finish.
James Mont Round Side Table
James Mont
Vintage 1950s American Hollywood Regency Side Tables
Wood
James Mont round side table in distressed gold leaf poly-chrome finish (rare in it's original condition).
James Mont High Back Chair
James Mont
Vintage 1950s American Hollywood Regency Chairs
Mohair
James Mont high backed chairs newly upholstered in brilliant red mohair with the original black lacquered legs. Legs have a drapery detail at top (shown).
Eames Time Life Herman Miller Shape C Walnut Stool
Charles Eames
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Stools
Walnut
Eames time life Herman Miller walnut stool in shape C. Designed in 1959 for the Time Life Corporation, We sold this stool originally as Herman Miller dealers for 20 years and was one...
Neils Moeller Teak Table And 6 Chairs
Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Tables
Fabric, Teak
Neils Moeller teak dining table and six chairs with metal enameled label on table. Chairs were recently redone in a medium gray tightly woven wool fabric. Table has two refractory le...
Lofty Chaise Longue by Piergrorgio Cazzinga for...
2010s Italian Modern Chaise Longues
Leather, Chrome
Lofty chaise longue by Peirgrorgio Cazzinga for MDF Italia in black leather with a chrome covered cast iron base supported by one post set off center from the base. Chaise has the ap...
Danish Teak Adjustable Shelving System
Unknown
Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Shelves
Metal
Danish teak adjustable shelving system with sliding door cabinet. Stamped Made In Denmark. Shelves and cabinet may be placed anywhere on the 69 inches of stanchion and they are 33.75...
Barry Simpson for Dirt Road Rooster Folding Stool
Barry Simpson
Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Stools
Plywood
Barry Simpson for Dirt Road Rooster folding stool, produced from 1976-1984, this stool folds completely flat! Can be hung on the wall for easy storage. Design is in the Brooklyn Muse...
Blue Onyx Bookends from the 1960s
Gio Ponti
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookends
Onyx
Blue onyx bookends from the 1960s nice condition and form!
American Craft Sculpted Plywood Mirror
George Nakashima
Late 20th Century American American Craftsman Wall Mirrors
Plywood
Unusual Plywood Mirror that has been sanded and ground in some areas to reveal contours of layered wood.
Saarinen for Knoll Set of 4 Chairs with Origina...
Eero Saarinen
Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs
Upholstery
Saarinen for Knoll set of 4 black vinyl chairs with rare original bronze finish legs. Offered originally for a short time in the 1960s legs have a brownish finish. Black vinyl is the...
Jen’s Quistgaard for Dansk Fruit Bowl
Jens Quistgaard
Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls
Teak
Jens Quistgaard for Dansk fruit bowl in staved teak. Unusual Form with round holes drilled towards top of bowl. Signed on bottom, bowl dated to the mid-1950s.

Corbusier LC6 Cassina Table or Desk

By Le Corbusier, Jeanneret, Perriand
Corbusier LC6 Cassina Table or Desk
Le Corbusier, Jeanneret, Perriand
Vintage 1920s Italian Bauhaus Desks and Writing Tables
Steel, Blown Glass
Corbusier LC6 Cassina table or desk designed in 1928. Glass is smaller size to be used specifically as a desk but works as a 6 place setting dining table. Base is a signed etched in ...

Overman Swivel Chairs

By Overman Sweden
Overman Swivel Chairs
Overman Sweden
Vintage 1960s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Swivel Chairs
Overman Swivel chairs from Sweden in unusual original color combination. One chair retains an Overman label. One chair has some chrome loss (shown) on splayed leg and one chair has v...
Pair of Italian Marble Lamps
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Nice pair of solid Italian marble square lamps. Nice scale with brass collars above the marble. Measures: Shown with 19" drum shades that are 10" deep.
Saarinen for Knoll Pair of Armchairs in Charcoal
Eero Saarinen
Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Upholstery
Saarinen for Knoll pair of armchairs in charcoal. Classic design in amazing condition. These are 7 year old models that show very little wear.
Edward Wormley for Drexel Precedent Collection ...
Edward Wormley
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks
Elm
Edward Wormley for Drexel Precedent collection drop-leaf desk in silver elm. Completely redone and ready to go! Fold up leaf adds additional work surface. Brass polished handles add ...
Edward Wormley for Drexel Precedent Collection ...
Edward Wormley
Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern End Tables
Elm
Nice matched pair of Edward Wormley Precedent collection silver elm end tables. Beautifully refinished and ready to go!
Paul McCobb for Winchendon Planner Group Desk
Paul McCobb
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Birch
Paul McCobb for Winchendon Planner Group desk in walnut finish with hourglass drawer pulls. Desk is solid birch with a walnut stain. Top is refinished.
Lane Style Boomerang Coffee Table
Lane Acclaim
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Lane style boomerang coffee table in rosewood and walnut with glass top. Iconic 1950s shaped coffee table with magazine shelf. One leg properly repaired and structurally sound.
Clifford Pascoe Stacking Tripod Stools
Clifford Pascoe
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Stools
Fabric, Wrought Iron
Clifford Pascoe stacking tripod stools in Knoll Riving ton red fabric seats and all their original plastic slip on feet.
Lucite Bench or Coffee Table in the Style of Ch...
Charles Hollis Jones
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Benches
Lucite
Lucite bench or coffee table in the style of Charles Hollis Jones "waterfall" series of Lucite furniture.

Bruno Mathsson Eva Chairs

By Bruno Mathsson
Bruno Mathsson Eva Chairs
Bruno Mathsson
Vintage 1930s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Chairs
Canvas, Birch
Bruno Mathsson Eva chairs. Two are dated 1936 and have the straight leg and the third is from 1941 with the redesigned tapered leg. All chairs have decals with dates and initials. Th...
Alvar Aalto Tank Chair for Artek
Alvar Aalto
Vintage 1940s Finnish Scandinavian Modern Armchairs
Fabric, Birch
Alvar Aalto tank chair for artek in new fabric with birch bentwood arms refinished .
Barrel Chairs in the Style of Billy Haines
William Billy Haines
Vintage 1940s American Hollywood Regency Chairs
Fabric, Maple
Barrel chairs in the styles of Billy Haines with maple legs comfortable and having a small foot print perfect for small spaces. Camel colored velvet fabric is new .
Charles Pollack for Knoll International 657 Sli...
Charles Pollock (b.1930)
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Chrome
Charles Pollack for Knoll International 657 black leather sling chair from 1964. Leather sling replaced thin cushion is original chrome excellent. Tag remains.
Bruno Mathsson Pernilla Ottoman
Bruno Mathsson
Vintage 1930s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Ottomans and Poufs
Canvas
Bruno Mathsson Pernilla Ottoman dated 1941 on decal. This piece is completely original and shows minor staining but no rips or tears. Finding an ottoman by itself is very difficult s...
Italian Kidney Shaped Marble Coffee Table
Gio Ponti
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Italian marble kidney shaped three legged coffee table with brass legs. Two tables available, priced individually.
Hans Wegner Set of Six Wishbone Dining Chairs
Hans Wegner Fritz Hansen
Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs
Hans Wegner set of six wishbone chairs in a coral paint. Chairs show patina, and caning has some wear. Couple chairs retain their original decal labels.  
Walnut and String Folding Screen
George Nakashima
Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Screens and Room Dividers
String, Walnut
American woodworking, New Hope School three-panel walnut screen with string, 1960s folding screen in great original condition. Moves in multiple ways to give you many options for pla...
Marcel Breuer Wassily Chair
Marcel Breuer
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Leather, Chrome
Marcel Breuer Wassily chair in tan leather. Chrome is perfect, and leather shows nice wear along the arms. Nice color! Something different than black!
Mexican Wire Owl
C. Jere Artisan House
Late 20th Century Mexican Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Brass, Tin
Mexican metal and wire owl from the 1960s. Round Owl made up of cut metal with brass accents.
Brass and Leather Bench
Tommi Parzinger
Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Benches
Brass, Leather
1950s brass and leather bench with original cream leather. All new foam has been replaced on seat cushion while preserving the patina of the leather. Brass stretchers with center cir...
Paul McCobb Side Table for Winchendon
Paul McCobb
Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern End Tables
Maple
Nice Paul McCobb 24" side table with removable legs. Perfect for use next to a chair or designed to hold 24" McCobb cabinets!
Italian Folding Valet by Fratelli Reguitti
Fratelli Reguitti
Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Coat Racks and Stands
Folding valet with caned seat. Nice space saver when folded up or always a place for that jacket!
Laurel Gooseneck Floor Lamp
Gio Ponti
Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Laurel floor lamp in black with brass gooseneck allows for multiple positions that the shade can be directed.
Illum Wikkelso Lounge Chair Model 103
Illum Wikkelsø
Late 20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Illum Wikkelso leather sling lounge chair model 103. Seldom seen in the states, this chair was imported by Georg Tanier in the 1960s original leather Sling with recent tung oil finis...
Arne Jacobsen Ant Chairs in Yellow and Green, S...
Arne Jacobsen
Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs
Nice grouping of Arne Jacobsen stacking Ant chairs. 1955 design, chairs have been in constant production, and often copied. These chairs from 1998 are the licenced models from Fritz ...
IB Tre Italian Glass Table Lamp
I Tre
Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
IB Tre Italian blown glass table lamp from the 1970s. All one piece with an interior mounted lamp socket. Lamp is translucent white with a black rim.
Stiffel Pair of Brass Floor Lamps
Stiffel
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Brass, Linen
Stifflel pair of brass floor lamps on splayed spider legs and ball and chain drop pull on and off switches. Shades appear to have been recovered in the last few years with appropriat...
Harris Strong King and Queen Tiles on Black Lac...
Harris Strong
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures
Ceramic, Wood
Harris strong king and queen tiles on black lacquered frame. Large size strong tiles with queen in four sections and king in two. Colors are brilliant.
DUX Teak Lounge Chair and Ottoman
DUX
Vintage 1960s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Fabric, Teak
DUX teak lounge chair and ottoman with three positions and free rocking feature activated by the knob on lower right side of chair. Ottoman also has a slanted or flat adjustment show...
Norman Cherner for Plycraft Walnut Armchair
Norman Cherner
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Walnut
Norman Cherner for Plycraft walnut armchair with label. Designed in 1957.
Ingvard Jensen Teak Rolling Cart with Sliding T...
Ingvard Jensen
Vintage 1970s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dry Bars
Laminate, Teak
Ingvard Jensen teak rolling cart with sliding tray top revealing a black laminate storage surface. Tray top has gentle rolled pie crust edge and cart rolls freely on casters.
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