Modest Designs

Hudson, NY
Modest Designs

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George Nakashima, Phillip Lloyd Powell
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Wonderful 3' solid walnut top table. Expertly hand-carved, with sharply beveled edge and perfectly round bowl-shaped divet and dramatically tapered dowel legs. Luminous wood grain wa...
Rude Osolnik
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Desks and Writing Tables
Cherry, Mahogany
Beautiful example of early 1970s woodwork design. Sensuously sculpted and hand finished Cherry and Mahogany desk in an earthy modern style that evokes the Utopian sensibility of the ...
Finn Juhl
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Vintage 1940-1949 Denmark Lounge Chairs
Rare "Westermanns Kaminstol" chair in beechwood. Model number BO-59. This is an early edition, made by Bovirke. Reupholstered in a burgundy Bergamo wool.   
Rude Osolnik
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Vintage 1970-1979 Swivel Chairs
Great example of early 1970s studio woodwork with sculptural three-sided carved cherry seat with leather(ette?) upholstery and brass tack border. Seat swivels on a sculpted and chise...
Tommi Parzinger
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Shelves
Beautiful lacquered Tommi Parzinger Originals chest and trapezoidal shelves. Shelving case is removable and main chest is lacquered on the top.
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Fireplace Tools and Chimney Pots
Lucite
Fireplace set comprised of chrome fire tools with black enameled handles on 4" thick solid Lucite base, chrome log holder with black leather sling and pair of steel andirons.
Gilbert Rohde
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Vintage 1930-1939 United States Commodes and Chests of Drawers
Very early Gilbert Rohde tall chest showcases the streamlined glamour of American Art Deco. White Holly cabinet inlaid with black walnut, bakelite handles and chromed tube metal base...
Tommi Parzinger
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Cabinets
Versatile and elegant small chest with Greek-key inlay on door fronts, incised brass latch front with key and two adjustable shelves. Perfect as a dry bar, entry table, TV Stand, or ...
Tommi Parzinger, Charak Modern
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Desks and Writing Tables
Sexy one drawer desk with extravagantly grained Macassar ebony surface on mahogany legs and brass stretchers and corner decoration. With raised drawer front detail , mirrored-imaged...
Karl Springer
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Armchairs
Original oxblood red mahogany stained chairs with complimentary red and green silk fabric seats. Wonderful mix of color and form.
Børge Mogensen
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Vintage 1950-1959 Denmark Console Tables
Teak two-drawer shelf with lovely exposed dovetail decoration.
Osvaldo Borsani
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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Rare mahogany and steel coffee table. Three legs and three drawers. Beautiful construction throughout.

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