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Period: Mid-20th Century
Upsala-Ekeby, Lidded Jar or Box, Glazed Earthenware, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A green-glazed earthenware-lidded jar or box, produced by Upsala-Ekeby, Sweden, 1940s. .
Category

Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

C.G. Hallberg, Candlesticks, Sterling Silver, Sweden, 1930s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A pair of sterling silver candelabras designed and produced by C.G. Hallberg, Sweden in 1930s. Marked on bottom of the pieces.  
Category

Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Danish Designer, Vase, Bronze, Denmark, 1930s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A cast bronze vase designed and produced in Denmark, c. 1930s.
Category

Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Just Andersen, Vase, Disko Metal, Denmark, 1951
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A "Disko" metal vase by Just Andersen, Denmark with engraving. Base marked "Just A Denmark".  
Category

Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Gunnar Nylund, Dish, Yellow-Glazed Rörstand, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A yellow glazed stoneware tray / dish produced by Rörstrand, Sweden, 1940s. Designed and signed by Gunnar Nylund, (Swedish, 1914-1997). Nylund served as artistic director at Rörst...
Category

European Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Upsala Ekeby, Vase, White Glazed Earthenware, Sweden, c. 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A white / beige-glazed earthenware vase designed and produced by Upsala Ekeby, Sweden, c. 1930s-1940s.
Category

Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

Claes Thell, Small Vase, Glazed Stoneware, Höganäs, Sweden, 1960s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A small stoneware vase with a spotted glaze designed produced by Claes Thell, Artist's studio, Höganäs, Sweden. C. 1960s.
Category

Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Piero Fornasetti Litho on Wood Waste Paper Bin, 1940's
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Early production piece Semi circle form Wood construction Wood ball feet Classic lithograph print pattern design Original vintage condition Minor wear with a nice patina Some ...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood, Paper

Eva Jancke Björk, Vase, Glaze Earthenware, for Bo Fajans, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An early modernist, white and black-glazed earthenware vase designed by Eva Jancke Björk, for Bo Fajans, Sweden, 1940s. Stamped.  
Category

Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Bitossi for Rosenthal Netter Vase, Ceramic, Blue, Gold, Cinese, Signed
Located in New York, NY
Bitossi vase, ceramic blue gold. Small vase glazed in a textured blue and green with a gilt glazed tapered base from Bitossi's "Cinese" series - paying homage to the patinated look o...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Patek Philippe Cartel Clock
Located in New Orleans, LA
The famed Patek Philippe crafted this spectacular gilt bronze cartel clock. The case is exuberantly embellished in the Louis XV style with scrolling foliate work and an argyle-patter...
Category

Swiss Other Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

1940s Art Deco Cobalt Blue Shell Shaped Vase by Vicke Lindstrand, Upsala Ekeby
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Stunning Swedish Art Deco ceramic sea shell shaped vase by acclaimed Swedish designer Vicke Lindstrand. Manufactured by Upsala Ekeby in 1944. Smooth and shiny cobalt blue glaze on th...
Category

Swedish Art Deco Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Mid-Century Copper Globe Cigarette Holder c1960
Located in San Francisco, CA
About This is an original Mid-Century Modern copper cigarette holder. The lid slides open on the globe's axis to reveal a metal interior designed to hold cigarettes. This piece has...
Category

Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal, Copper

Design Big Blue Vase, 1960s, Czechoslovakia
Located in Praha, CZ
- Good original condition - made of glass - bears signs of use.
Category

Czech Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass

Upsala-Ekeby, Vase, Glazed Incised Earthenware, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A black and orange earthenware vase produced by Upsala-Ekeby, Sweden, 1940s.
Category

Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

Willy Guhl for Eternit Large Rectangle Concrete Outdoor Handle Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This designer on-trend architectural rectangular concrete planter is by Swiss architect Willy Guhl for Eternit, crafted circa 1968, Switzerland. This special low-profile rectangle-sh...
Category

Swiss Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Concrete

Philco 1950s TV with Keith Haring Graffiti
By Radiobar Corp. and Philco
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1950s Swivel TV by Philco with Keith Haring Graffiti.  
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal, Brass

Napoleone Martinuzzi, Venini, Succulent Model 2469 Cactus Sculpture 1929 Signed
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Napoleone Martinuzzi, Venini, Succulent Model 2469 Cactus Sculpture 1929, Signed. Exceedingly rare example of a signed Venini succulent by Matinuzzi. Museum-worthy masterwork by Ma...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass, Murano Glass

Large Cocobolo Rosewood Lidded Box by Don Shoemaker for Senal S.A., Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This incredible Cocobolo Rosewood large lidded catchall box by leading 1960s modernist designer Don Shoemaker for Senal S.A. is sought after by interior designers and avid collectors...
Category

Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Rosewood

Barovier Toso Murano Blue Yellow Gold Flecks Italian Art Glass Bird Figurine
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful vintage Murano hand blown cobalt blue, yellow, gold flecks and bubbles Italian art glass baby bird figurine. Documented to the Barovier e Toso Company. The bird is made wit...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Gold Leaf

Upsala-Ekeby, Vase, Glazed Incised Earthenware, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A green and black glazed earthenware vase. Produced by Upsala-Ekeby, Sweden, 1940s. Other designers of the period include Ettore Sottsass, Carl Harry Stålhane, Lisa Larsson, Axel ...
Category

Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

Pair of White Marble and Bronze Art Deco Lamps Attributed to E. F. Caldwell
Located in New York, NY
A pair of fluted white marble and bronze Art Deco lamps attributed to E. F. Caldwell. The black marble base is decorated with gilt bronze feet shaped like claws. The bronze is highli...
Category

American Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Vintage Brass Seashell Cachepot Jardinière Plant Holder
Located in San Diego, CA
Sculptural and incredibly chic plant holder. This beautiful piece is rendered as a seashell. This mid-century piece is completed in brass and brings old Hollywood style to mind. The ...
Category

American Hollywood Regency Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

'Cesto di Dalie' Umbrella Stand by Piero Fornasetti, 1950s Italy, Signed
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This rare and highly sought-after collectors item is the 'Cesto di Dalie' umbrella stand by Piero Fornasetti, circa 1950s, signed underneath with a Fornasetti medallion label. This h...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

David Cressey Tall Studio Stoneware Planter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Great California design planter From "Earthgender" line In collaboration with Robert Maxwell Appears to be a wheel thrown piece (not from a mold) With Cressey's own "Formula clay...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Cast Aluminum Butcher's Shop Plaque
Located in Chicago, IL
A charming early 20th century American cast aluminum bull plaque from a butcher's shop, now mounted on a custom steel stand so it can be displayed anywhere in your home.
Category

American Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Aluminum

Rare Blenko Glass 6312l Rosé, Midcentury Handcrafted Pink Art Glass Vase
Located in Decatur, GA
Exceptional Blenko art glass vase model 6312L in rare Rosé colorway. This example is unique on the market. The Rosé color was offered for only two years - 1963 and 1964. Exquisite an...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass

Moretti for Rosenthal Netter Satin Red & Frosted Glass Vase Wine Glass Sculpture
Located in Miami, FL
Carlo Moretti for Rosenthal Netter Satin glass vase or wine glass sculpture in orange red & frosted scavo glass. The base retains the original label. These were produced in the ea...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass

Murano Italian Mid-Century Blue Piped Shell Shaped Art Glass Vase
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning Italian nautilus shell shaped art glass vase with blue piping made in Murano and probably dating from around 1960/70. The design was probably inspired by Ercole Barovier w...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Blown Glass

Longwy Art Deco French Cloisonné Ceramic Vase
Located in Oakland, CA
An Art Deco Longwy French vase with multidimensional details. The rich colors and unusual shape of this piece make it highly collectible. There is a wonderful use of gilding on the r...
Category

French Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Enamel

Salviati, Murano Sommerso Glass, Blue Cobalt and Uranium Giraffe Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is part of a series called " Zoo" beautiful animals in sommerso glass .In black light you can see light uranium green glass .
Category

Italian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

Vintage Awaji Pottery Drip Vase Japanese Wabi Sabi Zen Ikebana
Located in Wilton, CT
Vintage Awaji pottery tortured and manipulated vase with two little ears at the shoulder and great suspended drips on an off white crackle glaze ground, circa 1930. 7 1/2" high, 8" d...
Category

Japanese Showa Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Pottery

Pair of Mid-Century French Handwoven Wicker Baskets with Lids
Located in Dallas, TX
Put some Country French style in your closet or your storage situation with these big antique baskets. Created in France circa 1950, these classic baskets are round in shape and make...
Category

French Country Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wicker

Marcello Fantoni Vase for Raymor, Italy, Blue, Green, Black Glaze, Signed
Located in Kansas City, MO
Marcello Fantoni Vase for Raymor, Italy c. 1960 glazed earthenware. No chips, cracks or repairs. Beautiful piece. Signed to underside 'Fantoni Italy for Raymor'.
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

Midcentury Italian Cast Bronze Sculpture of a Ram's Head on Base
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian cast bronze sculpture from the mid 20th century, depicting a ram's head. Created in Italy during the Midcentury period, this bronze sculpture captures our attention with i...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Beautiful, Large, Very Old Brass Cross from a Church as Table Decoration
Located in München, DE
Beautiful, large, very old brass cross from a church as a table decoration. Made from solid brass. Was screwed to the altar of a Bavarian church for decades. Brass with great pati...
Category

German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Sculpture Designed by Tapio Wirkkala for Kultakeskus Oy, Finland, 1960s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Sculpture designed by Tapio Wirkkala for Kultakeskus Oy, Finland. 1960s. Aluminium and glass. Measures: H: 26.5 cm / 10 1/2" W: 33 cm / 1' 1" D: 17 cm / 6 1/2".
Category

Finnish Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Aluminum

Vintage Resin Faux Elephant Tusk
Located in west palm beach, FL
Fantastic vintage faux resin elephant tusk. A monumental piece that rests on a black lacquered plinth. A wide chrome band at the base. Acquired from a Palm Beach estate.
Category

North American Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Chrome

Large Antique Tortoise Shell on Stand
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Very Unique Antique Green Turtle Shell. This Piece was acquired from a private collection where it had been for decades, now available for purchase it is a wonderful and very large s...
Category

Pacific Islands Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Tortoise Shell

Ceramic Pitcher by Aldo Londi for Bitossi, Italy, 1950s
Located in Rotterdam, NL
Ceramic pitcher by Aldo Londi for Bitossi, Italy 1950s. Beautiful line pattern and color scheme of black, pearl white and ochre. Signed at the bottom. In very good condition.
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Hans-Agne Jakobsson, 3 Candleholder, Model L-95, Markaryd, Sweden, 1950s
Located in Berlin, DE
A nice set of 2 brass and colored purple & green glass candleholder by Hans-Agne Jakobsson, Sweden, 1950s. Purple glass has chip to the rim, but not visible when stuck on the brass h...
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Adnet Style Saddle Leather Waste Basket
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Handsome saddle leather waste bin in the style of Jacques Adnet. Circa 1950s. Great color and age. Inset, removable wooden basket to collect waste. Staining and age as shown. Great p...
Category

French Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Leather

Decorative Plaster Pharaoh's Head
Located in Garnerville, NY
Large decorative plaster cast of a pharaohs head by Austin Productions. Austin Productions was famous for making plaster or resin cast reproductions of famous sculpture, antiquities ...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Plaster

Lalique Crystal "Masque de Femme" Plaque on Stand
Located in Atlanta, GA
Lalique (French, founded 1888), 20th century. "Masque de Femme", originally modeled by Rene Lalique for the Coutard fountain in 1935, frosted colorless crystal plaque depicting a fem...
Category

French Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal

Italian Mid-Century Rimini Blu Ceramic Bull Designed by Aldo Londi for Bitossi
Located in Vienna, AT
This iconic Rimini Blu ceramic bull was manufactured circa 1960 in Italy by Bittossi and designed by Aldo Londi. Aldo Londi was born in Montelupo near Firenze where he grew up in a ...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Large Light Up Howard Miller Lucite Wall Clock
Located in Cincinnati, OH
A large Lucite light up wall clock from a Michigan bank lobby with beveled edges and routed roman numerals to the back of the face. The center has a white metal fixture with the ligh...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Murano Green Gold Flecks Bullicante Italian Art Glass Sculptural Flower Vase
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful, large and rare Murano hand blown green, controlled bubbles and gold flecks Italian art glass pulled glass sculptural flower vase. Attributed to designers Flavio Poli and A...
Category

Italian Art Deco Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Gold Leaf

Swedish Grace Bawl by Thorild Knutsson
By Thorild Knutsson
Located in Long Island City, NY
Swedish Grace style pewter bawl by Thorild Knutsson, Granna 1931. Marked by manufacturer.
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Pewter

Large Vase by Gunnar Nylund
Located in Long Island City, NY
A vase designed by Gunnar Nylund (1904-1997). Sweden. Chamottered stoneware with blue glaze. Marked by manifacturer. Minor chip.
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Italian Modern Acrylic Lucite Desk or Letter Organizer, by Guzzini, Italy, 1970s
Located in Miami, FL
Italian Mid-Century Modern desk, card, or letter organizer, rendered in polished acrylic lucite, by Guzzini, Mid in Italy, Circa 1970s, with markers mark on underside.
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Acrylic, Lucite

Large Forged Iron Candle Holder, 1950s
Located in Rotterdam, NL
Beautiful decorative candleholder for five large big candles, 1950s. This object shows excellent craftsmanship and many beautiful raw yet refined details. Signed by the artist: S. S....
Category

European Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Iron

Gunnar Ander, Ceiling Mounted Candelabra, Ystad Metall, Brass, Sweden, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A candelabra, designed by Gunnar Ander for Ystad Metall, Sweden, 1950s. In brass. Stamped. Can either be hung from ceiling, or placed on table. Other designers of the period inclu...
Category

Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Pair of Murano Glass Flamingos
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning pair of lavender murano glass flamingo sculptures. This beautiful vintage pair of Italian Murano flamingos in a most unusual color was made in the mid-1950s by A Premier Gla...
Category

Italian Hollywood Regency Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Midcentury Bowl by Mexican Modernist Don Shoemaker 1960s
Located in San Diego, CA
Bowl by Mexican Modernist Don Shoemaker. Retains original labels from his workshop in Señal Mexico. Designer Don Shoemaker ( was born in Nebraska and studied at the Art Institute...
Category

Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Hand Painted Vase with Lily of the Valley Motif
Located in Minneapolis, MN
Designed by Sven Jonson for Gustavsberg, of Sweden. From "Lagun" series. 1950's. Heavyweight sunset blue glaze with raised floral details in pewter/earth tones. Professional, ski...
Category

Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Vintage Sculpted Teak Vase, France, 1960s
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vintage solid teak carved vase, France, 1960s. In overall excellent condition.
Category

French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Teak

Vintage Red Decorative Object by Kunst of West Germany
Located in Brooklyn, NY
A perfectly Mid-Century Modern decorative object by Kunst of West Germany. A beveled wooden triangle with an inset punched metal screen that looks great on a side table, a shelf, as ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

1950s Belgian Vase Val Saint Lambert Crystal Vase Designed by Joseph Simon
Located in North Miami, FL
1950s Belgian Vase Val Saint Lambert Crystal Vase designed by Joseph Simon. Blown and cut clear crystal with plum brown casing of circles / dots that reflect on every side in differe...
Category

Belgian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal

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