Modest Designs

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Modest Designs

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Pair of Walnut End Tables by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibb...
Widdicomb Furniture Co., T.H. Robsjohn Gibbings
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Classic Gibbings two-tier tables with inverse tapered dowel legs. Perfect proportions with through-dowel detail are an early expression of Gibbing's simplified modern elegance. With ...
Just Andersen Five Light Danish Art Deco Chande...
Just Andersen
Vintage 1930-1939 Denmark Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants
Elegant, "diskometal" chandelier with high-quality casting and cold patina in verdigris tinged dark bronze. Takes candelabra bulbs.
Pair of Edward Wormley for Dunbar Lounge Chairs...
Edward Wormley
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Lounge Chairs
Mint condition rosewood and Mahogany frames in original, totally unworn Jack Lenor Larsen Fabric. Custom upholstered cube was made to function as an ottoman or extra seating.
Pair of Carl Fagerlund Table Lamps for Orrefors
Vintage 1960-1969 Table Lamps
Clear crystal lamps in molded honeycomb hourglass design. Signed "Carl Fagerlund Orrefors" on the underside.
John Vesey Occasional Table
John Vesey
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Side Tables
Chromed steel and glass two-tier table with bronze finials and sculptural shaped feet.
Ilonka Karasz Art Deco Tea Pot
Ilonka Karasz
Vintage 1920-1929 United States Art Deco Sheffield and Silverplate
Iconic 1928 design in silver plate and ash wood, by one of the few pioneering American women designers of the early 20th century. Made by Paye & Baker, USA. Unsigned.
Osvaldo Borsani Coffee Table w/ 3 Drawers
Osvaldo Borsani
Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Rare mahogany and steel coffee table. Three legs and three drawers. Beautiful construction throughout.
William Spratling Sterling Fish Box
William Spratling
Vintage 1960-1969 Mexico Boxes
Beautiful handmade container in the shape of an articulating silver fish. Incredible craftsmanship; wonderful example of Spratling's Mexican Modern design sensibility. This design wa...
Pair of Barbier Nickel and Travertine Table Lamps
Maison Barbier
Vintage 1960-1969 France Table Lamps
Flattened travertine orb on cylindrical travertine pedestal with solid nickel hardware. Lamps are 13 in. to top of socket, 10 in. to top of marble.
Exceptional and Rare Armchair by Robin Day
Robin Day
Vintage 1950-1959 England Armchairs
Beautiful, organic design in a dappled tiger mahogany with copper rivets. Graceful carving in the arms. Original finish and new upholstery. Very rare chair handmade in limited quanti...
Lucite Pedestal Table by Romeo Rega
Romeo Gega
Vintage 1970-1979 Italy Dining Room Tables
Center or dining table composed of a chic mix of polished brass, chromed steel and 8” D solid Lucite, with a 1” thick plate glass top, circa 1970.
Commode for Widdicomb Attributed to Carl Malmsten
Carl Malmsten
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Dressers
Handsome solid oak three-drawer chests with a bevel-edge drawer and Art Deco influenced drawer pulls. Incredible original condition. Widdicomb metal tag and illustrated in the 1938 c...

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