Pegboard Modern

Chicago, IL

About Pegboard Modern

Pegboard Modern was launched in 1999 by David and Amy Carter. With an extensive background in fine art and graphic design, and as collectors themselves, the Carter’s approach is one based on connoisseurship and the belief that good art and design can be life-affirming. While the Carter's main areas of interest and expertise are post-war American and Scandinavian design, Pegboard Modern strives to maintain a diverse collection at a range of prices while maintaining a high level of quality. They love to share their passion and engage with customers to impart the history o...Read More

Pegboard Modern

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Overman Sweden
Offered By Pegboard Modern
Vintage 1960-1969 Sweden Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Aluminum, Upholstery, Polystyrene
These two lounge chairs designed by Carl Eric Klote for his company Overman obviously take design cues from Arne Jacobsen's swan and egg chairs with their sculptural bodies perched a...
Fontana Arte, Gae Aulenti
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Vintage 1980-1989 Italy Post-Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Steel, Glass, Rubber
An important and innovative 1980 design by Gae Aulenti, the "Tavolo Con Ruote" coffee table is included in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art. It features a clear g...
Jens Risom, Jens Risom Design
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Scandinavian Modern Stools
Brass, Upholstery, Walnut
This pair of rare, early bar stools by Jens Risom are the perfect expression of the Danish-American designer's aesthetic. Sculptural, but not overly dramatic, highly refined details,...
De La Espada
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21st Century Portugal Modern Dining Room Tables
Walnut
This exceptional table by Portugal's De La Espada is crafted of rich, solid American black walnut. The model 538 design is also called the "Long" table and is a modified pa...
Naestved Mobelfabrik, Ejnar Larsen and Aksel Bender Madsen
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Vintage 1950-1959 Denmark Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Leather, Teak
This handsome chair designed in 1959 by Ejnar Larsen & Aksel Bender Madsen for Næstved Møbelfabrik has a rakish stance and many wonderful details. The nicely scaled and comfortab...
Unknown
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Vintage 1940-1949 Sweden Scandinavian Modern Sofas
Upholstery, Beech
This Swedish sofa represents a transition from the Deco/ Moderne to Mid-century modern aesthetic. The elegantly curved form has less adornment, but still retains some very lovely det...
Milo Baughman, Thayer Coggin
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Vintage 1970-1979 United States Mid-Century Modern Credenzas
Steel, Burl
Perched on the chrome architectural base, this Milo Baughman credenza by Thayer Coggin has a great minimalist design paired with highly figured olive ash burl wood.
Knoll, Warren Platner
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Coffee and Cocktail T...
Steel, Glass
Warren Platner's landmark 1966 collection for Knoll exhibits a grace and beauty that belie the technical virtuosity of the designs. A wire sculpture that captures space and delights ...
Charles and Ray Eames, Herman Miller
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Aluminum, Leather
Elegant, light and comfortable, this aluminum group chair by Charles and Ray Eames has a high back, lovely lines and new leather upholstery. The design of the aluminum group chair...
Knoll, Eero Saarinen
Offered By Pegboard Modern
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Steel, Upholstery, Fiberglass
Saarinen's iconic lounge chair and ottoman in a rich, textural fabric. One of the most generous and comfortable modern easy chairs ever designed.  
Knoll, Warren Platner
Offered By Pegboard Modern
Vintage 1960-1969 United States Mid-Century Modern Side Tables
Steel, Glass
The smallest from the collection of tables Warren Platner designed for Knoll in 1966, this side table nonetheless has great visual presence. The wire rods of the base capture space, ...
Charles and Ray Eames, Herman Miller
Offered By Pegboard Modern
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Steel, Upholstery
The Classic, clean-lined sofa design by Charles and Ray Eames upholstered in a wonderful Paul Smith striped fabric by Maharam.

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