Modest Designs

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Modest Designs

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Pierre Giraudon
Vintage 1960-1969 France Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
Resin
Yellow fractal resin lamp with architectural bronze stand and mounts and double cluster socket. Resin 1s 18" high, 6" diameter.
Tommi Parzinger
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 ...
Vintage 1950-1959 Sweden End Tables
Custom two-tier oak dowel tables with 1/2 inch textured glass shelves. The simple designs belies marvelous construction technique such as invisible inset shelf supports, and each gla...
Harvey Probber
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Lounge Chairs
Deep and wide lounge chairs with thick down-filled cushions and down padded arms, on inset floating mahogany legs. Great period look and excellent construction. Harvey Probber label ...
Vintage 1930-1939 Sweden Wall Mirrors
Brass, Bronze
Elegant 11-pane mirror with brass frame.
Maison Barbier
Vintage 1960-1969 France Table Lamps
Flattened travertine orb on cylindrical travertine pedestal with solid nickel hardware. Lamps are 13" to top of socket, 10" to top of marble.
Børge Mogensen
Vintage 1940-1949 Denmark Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs
Oak
Earliest iteration of the famous f39 chair. Although in continuous production from inception, this set is distinguished by its lovely burl maple frame (usually teak or oak) and inclu...
Anonima Castelli, Giancarlo Piretti At Anonima Castelli
Vintage 1970-1979 Italy Modern Umbrella Stands
Plastic
Pluvium umbrella stand by Giancarlo Piretti for Anonima Castelli, circa 1970. Hinged plastic rings on the stand open individually to accommodate up to six umbrellas. Molded signature...
Cleo Baldon
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Benches
Iron, Oak
Chic California-modern iron and oak 'X' bench for Terra Furniture.
Sergio Rodrigues
Vintage 1960-1969 Brazil Floor Lamps
Palmwood
Solid lathe-carved tapering column of palm wood with inverse cone shade. Unsigned, but likely a South American design. Floor dimmer on/off switch. Total height with shade is 84 inch...
Rude Osolnik
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 ...
Tommi Parzinger
Vintage 1940-1949 United States Cabinets
Beautiful lacquered Tommi Parzinger Originals chest, with sectioned felt-lined silverware drawer and two interior shelves.

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