Mid-20th Century Architectural Elements

Pair of Adjustable Sawhorses, circa 1920
Pair of Adjustable Sawhorses, circa 1920
Mid-20th Century American American Craftsman Architectural Elements
Pair of vintage adjustable saw horses, each fastened together with iron wing-nuts and bolts. The white stenciling reads on the left horse in the lead photo reads, "PM 3-1". Can ...
1920s Large Stone Finial
1920s Large Stone Finial
Vintage 1930s American Architectural Elements
Stone
1930s light gray large stone finial with a simple design. This can be seen at our 400 Gilligan St location in Scranton, PA.
1930s Art Deco Wrought Iron Transom from a Manhattan Building
1930s Art Deco Wrought Iron Transom from a Manh...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Architectural Elements
Wrought Iron
Large scale decorative 1930s wrought iron transom with Art Deco detail from a Manhattan building. This can be used as a decorative panel also. Several available at time of posting. P...
Prouve wrought iron hall mirror, France, circa 1930s
Prouve wrought iron hall mirror, France, circa ...
Victor Prouve
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Architectural Elements
Mirror, Iron
Prouve wrought iron hall mirror, France, circa 1950s.
1950s French Monumental Gilded Wood Girls Architectural Statues for Crazy Horse
1950s French Monumental Gilded Wood Girls Archi...
Vintage 1950s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Wood, Plaster, Gold Leaf
This vintage pair of monumental "Golden Girls" Art sculptures in modern Art Deco Style was commissioned by Alain Bernardin with another pair for the opening in 1951 of his famous Par...
Exceptional Midcentury Push and Pull Murano Glass Door Handle, 1960s, Italy
Exceptional Midcentury Push and Pull Murano Gla...
Seguso Company
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Murano Glass
Extremely rare and elegant Mid-Century Modern double push & pull door handle in amber colored Murano glass with air bubbles. Two identical door handles available! Each one weigh...
Antique Primitive Industrial Woven Wire Window Security Guard
Antique Primitive Industrial Woven Wire Window ...
Mid-20th Century Rustic Architectural Elements
Steel
Interesting antique primitive and rustic woven wire industrial window security guard or grate. It is wonderful condition with lots of rusty age patina. Please see photos, circa 1920s...
Architectural Wall Panel by Jean Prouvé
Architectural Wall Panel by Jean Prouvé
Jean Prouvé
Mid-20th Century French Modern Architectural Elements
Metal
Prefabricated, corrugated exterior wall panel from an architectural project by Jean Prouvé. Mixed materials. Manufactured by Ateliers Jean Prouvé. Measures: 84.75 in.
Architectural "Flat" Roof Panel by Jean Prouvé
Architectural "Flat" Roof Panel by Jean Prouvé
Jean Prouvé
Mid-20th Century French Modern Architectural Elements
Metal
Prefabricated, "flat" roof panel from an architectural project by Jean Prouvé, which lock together at the edges. Manufactured by Ateliers Jean Prouvé.
Ten Aluminium Architectural Panels by Jean Prouvé
Ten Aluminium Architectural Panels by Jean Prouvé
Jean Prouvé
Mid-20th Century French Modern Architectural Elements
Aluminum
Prefabricated, "flat" aluminium roof panels from an architectural project by Jean Prouvé. Manufactured by Ateliers Jean Prouvé. Ten available in various heights, approximat...
Architectural Wall Panel by Jean Prouvé
Architectural Wall Panel by Jean Prouvé
Jean Prouvé
Mid-20th Century French Modern Architectural Elements
Metal
Prefabricated, exterior wall panel from an architectural project by Jean Prouvé. Possibly from one of the 15 "Metropole" aluminium houses, 1949. Manufactured by Ateliers Jean Prouve...
Important Vallauris 1940s Finial
Important Vallauris 1940s Finial
Vallauris
Vintage 1940s French Architectural Elements
Ceramic
Unusual Finial in Vallauris ceramic Small incident on the fist top piece (see picture) Some enamel is missing on the base Very good condition.
Vintage Architectural Model of an Early Greek ...
Mid-20th Century Classical Greek Architectural Elements
Composition
A wonderful marble and resin composition model of a Greek temple. The Greek temples consisted of the Cella, a plain room-the seat of the god, which was normally left empty except...
Bsise-Soleil Metal Wall Sculptures or Gate
Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Designer: Unknown Manufacturer: Unknown Period/style: Mid-Century Modern Country: US Date: 1950s Recently powdercoated white.
Set of Ten Nickel-Plated Brass Door Handles by ...
Arne Jacobsen, Carl F. Petersen
Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Brass
A rare set of ten nickel-plated brass door handles by Arne Jacobsen. Manufactured in 1957 for Carl F. Petersen, Denmark. Nickel plated brass, height approx. 11 cm. Designed for SA...
Monumental Maison Jansen Wall Decoration Obelis...
Maison Jansen
Vintage 1960s French Hollywood Regency Architectural Elements
Brass, Chrome
Elegant and high quality Obelisk in chromed steel and brass from the interior of the Hotel Bar from the famous Munich Grand Hotel “Königshof”, they were made by Maison Jansen in 1968...
Murano Caged Orange White Italian Art Glass Lan...
Arte Vetraria Muranese
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Metal
Priced per item (7 available). Beautiful Murano hand blown bright orange over white, Italian art glass caged hanging pendant lamps / lanterns. Six of them are still in their original...
Totally Original 1960 Retro Hammered Copper Fir...
Mid-20th Century English Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Copper, Zinc
Totally original 1960 retro hammered copper on zinc fire place hood and base, measurements fire hood: H 128cm, width at base 117cm, width at top 89cm, depth at base 18cm, depth a...
Jean Prouvé Sliding Cabinet Doors in Frames
Jean Prouvé
Mid-20th Century French Modern Architectural Elements
Oak, Plywood
Sliding cabinet doors with carved handles by Jean Prouvé in collaboration with Charlotte Perriand. Two white sliding doors on wood track frame for a 1950s integrated cupboard/storage...
Diehl Industrial Airmaster Oscillating Floor Fan
Vintage 1940s American Industrial Architectural Elements
Aluminum, Steel, Iron
Massive Diehl Airmaster oscillating floor fan. A real work horse fan. This fan purrs, circa 1940-1950. Iron base and shaft. Three blade fan. Fully operational with original wiring. ...
Decorative Mid-Century Modern Architectural Iro...
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Iron
A custom welded wrought iron room divider screen from an original 1962 Mid-Century Modern home. These feature gold colored iron construction, with mounting brackets included. Priced ...
20th Century Cast Stone Carved Life Size Bust o...
Mid-20th Century Classical Roman Busts
Cast Stone
Mid- 20th Century cast stone carved life size Bust of Julies Caesar & Pedestal. Executed with exceptional detail, the bust has an iron rod that holds in place to stabilized placement...
Two Monumental Nymphes in Plaster, France, cir...
Vintage 1940s French Figurative Sculptures
Plaster
Two monumental statues depicting two young nymphes holding flares. These statues are the original plasters used as models for the realization of the statues at the entrance of the cr...
Bronze Door Pulls by Forms and Surfaces
Vintage 1960s Doors and Gates
Bronze
The "Artisan Series" door pulls are in cast bronze and finished with an exclusive hand rubbed patina developed by Forms and Surfaces. Designed by sculptor Joy Verner and architect Sh...
Esmond Burton Portland Stone Sculpture from the...
Vintage 1950s English Baroque Architectural Elements
Stone
A massive carved Portland stone tableau of the reigning monarchs, William & Mary (1689-1702), granting The Bank of England Charter in 1694. Sculptor Esmond Burton (1885-1964).  P...
Carved Tribal Door Panel, Dayak of Borneo, Indo...
Unknown
Vintage 1930s Indonesian Tribal Architectural Elements
Shell, Glass, Wood
Carved tribal door panel, Aso motif. Dayak of Borneo, Indonesia, early to mid-20th century. Offered by Bruce Hughes. Hand-carved of ironwood and dominated by an intertwining Aso ...
Old Carved Door and Frame from Sumatra, Merbau ...
Unknown
Vintage 1930s Indonesian Tribal Architectural Elements
Wood
Old carved door and frame from Sumatra. Merbau wood. Early to mid-20th century. Offered by Bruce Hughes. This rare and wonderfully rendered door from Sumatra, most likely from the...
1950s Pair of Spanish Sandstone Alhambra Style ...
Vintage 1950s Spanish Architectural Elements
Cement
1950s pair of Spanish sandstone capitals in the style of Al-Andalus architecture, combining a Visigoth capital with geometric engravings, representing the merge of western and easter...
Four Vintage Airplane Wing Hood Car Ornaments W...
Vintage 1950s American Wall-mounted Sculptures
Chrome
Funky four vintage car ornaments made of chrome, cannot be mounted on car anymore, however drilled and made available to use as decorative wall hanging in few deferent combination, s...
Three Vintage Airplane Wing Hood Car Ornaments ...
Vintage 1950s American Wall-mounted Sculptures
Chrome
Interesting three vintage hood car ornaments made of chrome, can not be mounted on car anymore, however converted to decorative wall hanging, some oxidization.
Double Pair of Bronze Push and Pull Door Handles
Vintage 1930s European Art Deco Architectural Elements
These vertical double-door pair of solid brass handles can be mounted on both sides of the doors with four countersunk screws. It is rare to find a set of four matching Art Deco push...
Pair of Carved, Painted Wood Columns from India
Mid-20th Century Indian Anglo-Indian Pedestals and Columns
Sandstone, Wood, Teak
Distinctive set of teak wood columns from Gujarat, India, circa 1950, with original green paint and hand-carved, ribboned flutes and Corinthian capitals. The column bases, which have...
Pair of Tall Architectural Ionic-Order Columns
Mid-20th Century American Classical Greek Architectural Elements
Cement
Pair of tall Architectural Ionic-Order columns. They can be painted to fit into any interior Each column comes in two part, top is separate from the column, see detailed image.
Industrial Foundry Pattern of Wood in a Signifi...
Mid-20th Century American Industrial Wall-mounted Sculptures
Wood, Steel, Iron
Substantial industrial pattern (aka foundry form) has unique structural intricacy, depth and range. Hang it on the wall as sculptural art. Or mount it on legs as an interesting coffe...
Original Art Deco Diner, Seats 40 Designed by W...
Wolfgang Hoffmann, Howell
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Architectural Elements
Naugahyde, Chrome, Laminate
Original Art Deco diner, seats 40 designed by Wolfgang Hoffmann for Howell circa 1930s. Complete contents of diner dismantled in upstate New York,, seating for 40 people includes boo...
Ceramic Tiles inspired by the work of Alexander...
Alexander Calder
Vintage 1950s Spanish Mid-Century Modern More Furniture and Collectibles
Ceramic
Three midcentury ceramic tiles inspired by Calder. Made in Spain.
Ten Sets of Arne Jacobsen Brass Door Handles
Arne Jacobsen
Mid-20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Architectural Elements
Brass
ARNE JACOBSEN - SCANDINAVIAN MODERN An exquisite set of 10no Arne Jacobson door handles, large model, in solid brass. The handles were designed for the Royal SAS Hotel in Copenhag...
1930 Philadelphia Civic Center Art Deco Bronze ...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Architectural Elements
Bronze
1930 Philadelphia Civic Center Art Deco bronze monolock door knob set. Two sets have a keyhole in the doorknob at time of posting. Please specify. Priced per set. Salvaged by Olde Go...
Forms and Surfaces Cast Bronze Door Handles
Forms and Surfaces
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Doors and Gates
Bronze
Two sets of Mid-Century Modern solid bronze door handles made by the American hardware company Forms and Surfaces in the 1960s. These cast bronze pulls were created for double entry ...
Alvar Aalto Sculptural Brass Door Handles
Alvar Aalto
Mid-20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Brass
A collection of eight sculptural Alvar Aalto door handles. The handles are designed in the 1950s and made of solid brass. They are in excellent condition with patina.
1931 Philadelphia Civic Center Art Deco Door Kn...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Architectural Elements
Bronze
Concentric Art Deco bronze doorknob with a Philadelphia Civic Center emblem Corbin back plate. The knob was made by Yale & Towne in the 1913 catalog. It is part of the M-18040 group....
Set of Three Concrete "Canon Ball" Garden Urns ...
Willy Guhl
Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Concrete
Set of three concrete "Canon Ball" garden urns -planters from the 1950s, France. Made from cast concrete, this decorative piece presents and excellent opportunity for a unique garden...
Carved Giltwood Fleur-de-Lys Water Gilt Archite...
Mid-20th Century French Neoclassical More Desk Accessories
in full relief . Sometimes spelled Fleur-de-lis , this listing is for one of a set of four (three other 1stdibs listings) with differing mounts and differing condition . This listi...
1931 Art Deco Philadelphia Civic Center Corbin ...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Architectural Elements
Bronze
1931 Corbin signed Art Deco bronze push plate with emblem and lock insert salvaged from the Philadelphia Civic Center. Salvaged by Olde Good Things from The Philadelphia Civic Center...
Diabolo 'Spindle' Planter by Willy Guhl, 1950s
Willy Guhl, Eternit
Vintage 1950s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Concrete
This hourglass shaped planter was created in the 1950s by Swiss Industrial designer, Willy Guhl. It is called the 'Spindle Planter'. Willy Guhl created the planter together with his ...
1931 Pair of Art Deco Corbin Philadelphia Civic...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Architectural Elements
Bronze
1931 pair of Corbin signed bronze push plates with emblems salvaged from the Philadelphia Civic Center. This pair is made for the front and back of one swinging door. Salvaged by Old...
Spiral Bent Steel Stairs
Mid-20th Century American Stairs
Steel
Black iron with double rows of brass swags between the verticals. Seven steps. Top step is set at 49 inches. We have personally climbed to the stop step several times and found them ...
Mexican Stone Inlay Brass Kidney Shape Door Handle
Pepe Mendoza
Mid-20th Century Mexican Mid-Century Modern Doors and Gates
Brass
Mexican kidney shape stone inlay brass door handle attributed to Pepe Mendoza, circa 1970s. Stamped MEXICO on back.
Pair of Mid-Century Modern Room Divider Screens...
Joe Colombo, Verner Panton, Richard Harvey
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Resin
A large and rare pair of room divider screens designed by Richard Harvey in the 1960s. These are often referred to as the "Bones" screen or grid. They consist of molded resin with or...
Mexican Brass and Inlaid Stone Door / Cabinet P...
Pepe Mendoza
Mid-20th Century Mexican Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Brass
Mexican inlaid green stone inlay brass door / cabinet door pull handle. Attributed to Pepe Mendoza.
Pepe Mendoza Brass and Inlaid Stone Door Handle
Pepe Mendoza
Mid-20th Century Mexican Mid-Century Modern Doors and Gates
Brass
Large rectangular Mexican stone inlay brass door handle, attributed to Pepe Mendoza, Mexico, circa 1970s. Stamped MEXICO on back.
Mexican Hand-Wrought Brass and Stone Door Escut...
Pepe Mendoza
Mid-20th Century Mexican Mid-Century Modern Doors and Gates
Brass
Large Mexican brass door escutcheon / plate with stone tile inlay, circa 1970s. Attributed to Pepe Mendoza. Stamped MEXICO on back.
1950s Set of Four Aluminum 'Alzak" Pendant Ligh...
Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Aluminum
A very stylish set of four Machine Age modernist industrial pendant lights by Westinghouse Electric & Mfg. Co. USA - In the style of Noted Designer Paul Henningsen. The exterior sha...
Mid-20th Century French Hand-Carved Elm Wall Sc...
Mid-20th Century French Medieval Architectural Elements
Elm
This midcentury French solid elm wall sconce was originally placed under a ceiling beam for support and features a hand carved medieval figure. Dressed in a simple robe, the medieval...
Large Hand-Wrought Iron Wall Sculpture
Vintage 1950s Wall-mounted Sculptures
Iron
Large hand-wrought Iron wall sculpture. Ornate scrolls make up this decorative wall piece. This item is reversible or two sided. One side is a dark brown or black and the other is a ...
Pair of Large Art Glass Door Handles
Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Doors and Gates
Aluminum, Glass
A pair of large glass push-pull door handles of simple rectangular form, with aluminium brackets. These are heavy pieces, made of thick hand-formed glass in deep blue. The glass a...
Roger Darricarrere 1965 Stained Glass, Los Angeles
Roger Darricarrere
Vintage 1960s American Windows
Concrete, Glass
A once in a lifetime opportunity to own this monumental stained glass ceiling done by Roger Darricarrere (1915-1984) in 1965 for the Columbia Savings Bank in Los Angeles. Darricarrer...
Paolo de Poli Enamel Door Pulls, Italy 1950s
Paolo De Poli
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Architectural Elements
Copper
Paolo de Paol was an artisan as well and entrepreneur and designer. His enamel door pulls were so popular they were being commissioned in large quantity from many of the renown archi...
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