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Modest Designs

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Pair of Hoganas Keramik Studio Table Lamps
Höganäs Keramik
Vintage 1950-1959 Sweden Table Lamps
Wonderful Japonais decoration of butterfly, lilies and dragonflies. Hand incised and painted pottery. Stamped 'Hoganas' and with artists initials.
First Edition Robert Indiana LOVE Silkscreen Po...
Robert Indiana
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Posters
Screen Print
Extremely rare original silkscreen poster to Robert Indiana's legendary stabile Gallery show, where he first introduced the LOVE design on canvas and sculpture. Great colors. Origina...
Two Bronze Occasional Tables by Paul M. Jones
Paul M. Jones
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Side Tables
Chic high quality tables in solid flat bar statuary bronze with 3/4" bronze glass top. Can be purchased separately. Smaller table is 17" H x 18" x 18".
Gio Ponti Lamp for Ginori
Gio Ponti, Richard Ginori
Vintage 1920-1929 Italy Table Lamps
Fantastic pottery lamp with hand-painted opt-art gridded base with swan-form handles. The vase form is pictured in a 1928 issue of Art et Decor featuring Gio Ponti's designs for the ...
Paul McCobb Planner Group Sideboard
Paul McCobb
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Sideboards
Simple Classic McCobb maple cabinet with sliding grasscloth covered doors on splayed tapered legs. Interior is a function mix of drawers and shelves. Original tobacco brown finish. F...
Pair of Dunbar Occasional Chairs
Edward Wormley
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Armchairs
Rosewood, Walnut
Incredible Edward Wormley design from the celebrated Janus Collection. This modern take on the Arts and Crafts movement employs an unprecedented level of hand finishing, complicated ...
Laverne Lucite "Lily" Chair
Erwine & Estelle Laverne
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Lounge Chairs
Manufactured by Laverne International, USA. From the "Invisible Group" series. Original fuzzy red cushion.
Tommi Parzinger Attributed Bar Cabinet
Tommi Parzinger
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Cabinets
Figured birch cabinet on plinth with sexy mahogany inlay racing stripe. The interior is fitted with drawers and fixed shelves. Unsigned but from a Parzinger decorated Bergan County, ...
Large Organic Modern Ceramic Table Lamp
Mid-20th Century United States Table Lamps
Interesting midcentury hand-thrown pottery lamp with textured surface and dark semi-mat glaze. Measures: Pottery is 14” high.
Rare Wilhelm Kage Farsta Table Lamp
Wilhelm Kåge
Vintage 1950-1959 Sweden Table Lamps
Description: Wilhelm Kage unique hand thrown Studio Pottery for Gustavsberg. This was made as a lamp base and is open on the bottom. Each side has a different hand incised design. Po...
Large Jacaranda Pieces by Jean Gillon
Jean Gillon
Vintage 1950-1959 Platters and Serveware
Platter/tray is 24" x 7" x 2", carved from a solid piece of Brazilian jacaranda ($2200). Bowl is 15" d x 5" in jigsaw staved bands of solid jacaranda ($2900)...
Halvar Frisendahl Bronze Table Lamp
Halvar Frisendahl
Early 20th Century Sweden Table Lamps
Cast bronze, patina'd lamp with abstract figural nudes in relief is both modern and timeless. Frisendahl was an important Swedish Art Nouveau sculptor. Signed on base. Lamp is 10&quo...

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