Modest Designs

Hudson, NY
Modest Designs

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Daum Nancy
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Vintage 1950-1959 France Table Lamps
Sweet little clear crystal orb table lamps with molded surface contours. Wired in the French style from the back of socket. Item is 6.5"to top of socket.
Hermann Bongard
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Vintage 1960-1969 Norway Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Called the "Conform" table, it serves double duty as drinks table and serving tray. Reversible tray top with Teak frame has a lovely exposed dove-tail detail, inset with ge...
Enzo Mari
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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Abstract Sculptures
Lucite
Three Lucite cubes each with a floating steel inclusion, from the Progressione di Tre series. For Danese.
Arthur Court
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Cast aluminum faux bois frame with textured linen enamel finish and original 1" reverse bevel glass.
Edward Wormley
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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 ...
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Early 20th Century Austria Screens and Room Dividers
Wonderful early modernist Austrian screen.
Halvar Frisendahl
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Vintage 1910-1919 Sweden Table Lamps
Bronze
Cast bronze, patina'd lamp with abstract figural nudes in relief is both modern and timeless. Frisendahl was an important Swedish Art Nouveau sculpture. Signed on base. Lamp is 10&qu...
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Benches
Sleek, modern Universal Style bench in chromed and enameled steel with leather upholstery. Design by Kelly, Littell, al katavolos
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.
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.   

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