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Mark Cunningham

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Since 2005, Mark Cunningham has created handsome, tailored interiors that both borrow from and breathe new life into classic idioms of American style. Prior to founding his New York firm, Cunningham had a 15-year career at Ralph Lauren, overseeing the rich, brawny visual design of the label’s boutiques. His residential and commercial projects are marked by a penchant for neutral palettes and rustic-yet-modern touches like Navajo rugs and Stickley chairs, and have earned him repeated placement on the prestigious AD100 list. In addition to his interiors work, Cunningham maintains an expertly curated storefront on 1stdibs. Browse his picks below, and then visit The Study for a closer look at several standout finds.
Andiron with "Yo-Yo" Finial in Iron by Jean RoyèRe
Dimensions: H 7.5 in. W 19 in. D 17.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Iron, Wrought Iron
Andiron with "Yo-Yo" Finial in Iron by Jean RoyèRe...
Jean Royère...
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Iron, Wrought Iron...
Andiron with “yo-yo” finials and zoomorphic whimsy by Jean Roye`re (1902-1984), executed in painted wrought iron....
19thc Original Cream Painted Farmhouse  Bench From Pennsylvania
Dimensions: H 33 in. W 5 ft. 11 in. D 19 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
19thc Original Cream Painted Farmhouse Bench From Pennsylvania...
Unknown...
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19thc Original cream painted farmhouse bench from Pennsylvania .The condition is very good with square nailed and mortised construction . This is a very sturdy bench ....
Michel Buffet Pair of Armchairs, circa 1930
Dimensions: H 29 in. W 30 in. D 27 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Michel Buffet Pair of Armchairs, circa 1930...
Michel Buffet...
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Wood...
Michel Buffet - Pair of armchairs, c. 1930 Wood...
Jose Maria Puig Doria Love Knot Bracelet
Jose Maria Puig Doria Love Knot Bracelet
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Metal: Sterling Silver
Jose Maria Puig Doria Love Knot Bracelet...
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Sterling Silver...
A tubular sterling silver hinged Love Knot bracelet designed and created by Jose Maria Puig Doria of Barcelona, Spain. Bracelet has a wearable wrist measurement of about 7 1/2", making it suitable for a medium wrist. Signed Made in Spain, Puig Doria, 925 and in excellent condition....
Roberto Monsani, "Libreria Componibile" Cupboard Wall, circa 1970 Italy
Dimensions: H 7 ft. 6 in. W 9 ft. 2 in. D 24 in.
Dealer Location: GIRONA, ES
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Roberto Monsani, "Libreria Componibile" Cupboard Wall, circa 1970 Italy...
Roberto Monsani...
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Wood...
Robert Monsani "Libreria Componibile" Cupboard Wall Four Vertical Wall Panels: two Panels with two Cupboards and two Panels with one Cupboard Panels can be hung to form various installations Each Cupboard is Illuminated from behind Laminated Panels and Lacquered Cupboards Each Panel Measures: 27.5" x 90" Produced by Acerbis Circa 1970, Italy Excellent Vintage Condition...
Vintage Swedish Kilim
Vintage Swedish Kilim
Dimensions: H 5 ft. 7 in. W 8 ft.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wool
Vintage Swedish Kilim...
Brita Grahn...
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Wool...
Swedish rug, Scandinavia, mid-20th century. This Minimalist carpet transforms simple half-square, diamond and quarter-square motifs into a graceful geometric pattern with meandering rows of zigzags and layers of secondary figures formed by the half-square and quarter square modules. The carefully placed geometric units maximize the effectiveness of each precise square, half-square and diamond-shaped accent piece. Warm chestnut brown details, snowy white segments and mottled gray accents are paired with richly textural diamonds that feature rows of minute lozenges, which add texture and interest to the meandering geometric modules and Minimalist, achromatic color palette. The full-spectrum color scheme incorporates light value whites, chromatic chestnut browns and obscure grays. Created by expert weaver Brita Grahn, this flat-woven rug showcases masterful patterns rendered in a well-developed Minimalist style that incorporates rich textures, strong lines and a complex selection of neutral colors and muted browns....
Table "Uto" Occasional Table Designed by Axel Einar Hjorth for NK, Sweden, 1932
Dimensions: H 18.9 in. W 27.56 in. D 21.65 in.
Dealer Location: Stockholm, SE
Table "Uto" Occasional Table Designed by Axel Einar Hjorth for NK, Sweden, 1932...
Axel Einar Hjorth...
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Table "Uto" in solid pine. Occasional table designed Axel Einar Hjorth for NK, Sweden. 1932....
MR Architecture + Decor, "MR.2H", blackened steel bookcase, USA, 2014
Dimensions: H 30 in. W 4 ft. 6 in. D 13 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Steel
MR Architecture + Decor, "MR.2H", blackened steel bookcase, USA, 2014...
MR Architecture + Decor...
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Steel...
MR.2H. Fabricated in 3/16 in. thick blackened steel, this bookcase is an exquisite representation of finely crafted metalwork. Two unique Minimalist boxes are stacked and welded together through unparalleled precision and meticulous Industrial Craft. The bookcase can function as a double-sided freestanding unit or placed against a wall. May be custom ordered....
"1stdibs is a fundamental resource for me. I enjoy it not only for work, but for myself."
Mark Cunningham
Wall Light by Arteluce
Wall Light by Arteluce
Dimensions: H 12.5 in. W 10 in. D 12.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Aluminum, Brass
Wall Light by Arteluce...
Arteluce, Vittoriano Vigano...
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Aluminum, Brass...
A wall light or sconce having an asymmetrical adjustable shade in painted white finish with brass stem and bracket....
Zig Zag Chair Designed by Gerrit Rietveld for G.A. van de Groenekan, Holland
Dimensions: H 29.92 in. W 12.76 in. D 11.81 in.
Dealer Location: Stockholm, SE
Zig Zag Chair Designed by Gerrit Rietveld for G.A. van de Groenekan, Holland...
Gerrit Thomas Rietveld ...
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Chair, zig zag in stained pine. Designed by Gerrit Rietveld for G. A. van de Groenekan, Holland, 1934. These example from circa 1960.One chair available. Provenance: The architect Han Schröder, daughter of Truus Schröder, and also Rietveld's personal assistant....
Set of Six Antique George III Mahogany Game or Dining Chairs, circa 1780
Dimensions: H 35.75 in. W 21.13 in. D 16.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Mahogany
Set of Six Antique George III Mahogany Game or Dining Chairs, circa 1780...
Gillows of Lancaster & London...
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Mahogany...
A very smart set of six George III mahogany "Chinese pattern" side chairs, having x-form back splats, slip seats and squared tapering legs with H-form stretchers, introduced by Gillows of Lancaster in 1780. English, circa 1780....
Monumental Oak Partners Desk
Monumental Oak Partners Desk
Dimensions: H 30 in. W 9 ft. D 4 ft.
Dealer Location: Culver City, CA
Materials & Techniques: Leather, Oak
Monumental Oak Partners Desk...
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Leather, Oak...
Incredible oak partners desk, with leather top and compartmentalized storage. Manufactured in England circa 1940....
Metal Sculpture "Cube" by Richard Filipowski
Dimensions: H 15 in. W 15 in. D 15 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Silver
Metal Sculpture "Cube" by Richard Filipowski...
Richard Filipowski...
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Silver...
Free-standing cast and hand-collaged sculpture of sulphur bronze and silver by Boston-area artist Richard Filipowski. A densely textured, naturalistic form in the shape of a footed cube. A favorite student of Moholy-Nagy in Chicago, Filipowski went on to teach a Bauhaus fundamentals course at MIT for 36 years, all the while sculpting, painting, and designing."Cube" was shown at the Joan Peterson Gallery in Boston in 1962, but this is the first time his work is being shown in New York City. From the Filipowski estate....
Stainless Steel Low Table
Stainless Steel Low Table
Dimensions: H 12 in. W 42.5 in. D 42.5 in.
Dealer Location: Wargrave, GB
Stainless Steel Low Table...
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Italian stainless steel floating low table, circa 1970....
Awesome Four-Seat Slatted Iron and Brass Bench
Awesome Four-Seat Slatted Iron and Brass Bench
Dimensions: H 21.75 in. W 6 ft. 9 in. D 17.25 in.
Dealer Location: East Hampton, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Iron
Awesome Four-Seat Slatted Iron and Brass Bench...
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Brass, Iron...
This four-seat eye-lash design bench in dark iron and brass feet, is also available in a two-seat bench (see our web site for listing).This item will ship from our Miami showroom....
Jacques Quinet, Three seat sofa, France, c. 1960
Dimensions: H 28.25 in. W 6 ft. 1.3 in. D 32.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Faux Leather
Jacques Quinet, Three seat sofa, France, c. 1960...
Jacques Quinet...
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Faux Leather...
Sofa by Jacques Quinet in original saddle-stitched leatherette with chrome sabots Provenance: This sofa was commissioned for the offices of Ciments Français, a cement factory in the north of France. A similar sofa is illustrated in Jacques Quinet by Guitemie Maldonando, Les éditions de l'Amateur, p. 135...
Dimensions: H 3.25 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Superb Quality Miniature, Silver Traveling Picture Frame...
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Ahead of its time in design, this quality small silver cast traveling picture frame which has a central main frame and is surrounded by four folding sections which reveal oval frames in each. All fully hallmarked throughout including the inner side of each section and dated London 1906 by makers Henry Stuart Brown and retailers Woodruff & Horsfield, 3 Royal Arcade London W1. We are always adding to our 1stdibs catalogue so be sure to add us to your favorite dealers & visit our storefront. Member of BADA & LAPADA...
Pair of Mid-20th Century Square Stone Planters of Taper Form
Dimensions: H 26.38 in. W 23.82 in. D 23.82 in.
Dealer Location: Gloucestershire, GB
Pair of Mid-20th Century Square Stone Planters of Taper Form...
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A pair of mid-20th century square stone planters of taper form raised on moulded base and plinth drilled for drainage. Two pairs available....
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Sterling Silver
Tiffany Sterling Silver Modernist Pitcher, circa 1955...
Tiffany & Co....
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Sterling Silver...
Being offered is a circa 1955 sterling silver pitcher made by Tiffany & Company of New York, ovoid form with a crescent-shaped strainer and loop handle terminating in scrolls; dimensions: height 7 7/8 inches; weight: 22 troy ounces; holds 48 fl. oz.; marked as illustrated; in excellent condition....
Pair of Demi -lune Walnut Tables
Pair of Demi -lune Walnut Tables
Pair of Demi -lune Walnut Tables
Dimensions: H 32.25 in. W 4 ft. D 21.5 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Pair of Demi -lune Walnut Tables...
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A late 19th century Italian walnut demi-lune table with an unusual splayed base, probably Tuscan. Later pair....
Glass Ceiling Fixture with Nickel Hardware circa 1940
Dimensions: H 30 in. Dm 20 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Glass, Nickel
Glass Ceiling Fixture with Nickel Hardware circa 1940...
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Glass, Nickel...
Ceiling fixture is made of two glass shades with nickel fittings. The inside white cased glass shade defuses the bulb and rises through the matt green outer shade both supported by a nickel frame that was designed to hold both pieces. Not much known about who designed or fabricated but its amazing. Nothing similar to attribute it to. Originally hung in breakfast room of a NYC Apartment building and is documented. The building was constructed in 1931 and the fixture believed to have only hung there. More info available....
Large Leather Chair by Stig Poulsson, Limited Edition, Denmark, 1969
Dimensions: H 33.86 in. W 37.4 in. D 34.65 in.
Dealer Location: The Hague, NL
Materials & Techniques: Leather, Steel, Wood
Large Leather Chair by Stig Poulsson, Limited Edition, Denmark, 1969...
Stig Poulsson...
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Leather, Steel, Wood...
Large limited edition leather chair by Stig Poulsson, Denmark, 1969. Made in a limited edition of 20-25 pieces for Stig Poulsson's own gallery at Bredgade in Copenhagen in 1969. Thick leather seat with a beautiful patina. In very good vintage condition with minimal wear of use....
Architectural Bronze Mesh Letter Tray
Architectural Bronze Mesh Letter Tray
Dimensions: H 2 in. W 11.25 in. D 15.25 in.
Dealer Location: Boston, MA
Materials & Techniques: Bronze
Architectural Bronze Mesh Letter Tray...
Bauhaus...
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Bronze...
Architectural mesh letter tray in solid bronze. Well built and finely detailed desk accessory that is beautifully patinated. In the spirit of the early modernist designs of the Bauhaus. Two pieces are available....
Set of Four Dining Chairs by Jacques Charpentier
Dimensions: H 31.25 in. W 19 in. D 20 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Plexiglass, Steel
Set of Four Dining Chairs by Jacques Charpentier...
Jacques Charpentier...
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Plexiglass, Steel...
Jacques Charpentier. A set of four plexiglas dining chairs, two clear, two smoked....
French Farm Kitchen Sink
French Farm Kitchen Sink
French Farm Kitchen Sink
Dimensions: H 7.63 in. W 35.5 in. D 19.75 in.
Dealer Location: Great Barrington, MA
Materials & Techniques: Porcelain
French Farm Kitchen Sink...
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Porcelain...
Unusual French kitchen sink with drainboard. Perfect to be used for a wet bar, guest cottage or that extra sink in the kitchen....
Pair of armchairs 58 by Dangles & Defrance - Burov edition - 1958
Dimensions: H 25.59 in. W 34.65 in. D 23.23 in.
Dealer Location: Paris, FR
Materials & Techniques: Metal, Fiberglass, Foam, Fabric
Pair of armchairs 58 by Dangles & Defrance - Burov edition - 1958...
Christian Defrance and Geneviève Dangles, Burov...
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Metal, Fiberglass, Foam, Fabric...
Pair of armchairs 58 - Corbeille - by Geneviève Dangles (1929-) & Christian Defrance (1929-) Burov edition - 1958...
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Sycamore
An Unusual Pair of Late 19th Century Sycamore Hall Seats...
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Sycamore...
Each having chamfered panel stiles with octagonal uprights, retaining a mellow honey-coloured patina...
Graphic Stylised Dove Form Weathervane
Graphic Stylised Dove Form Weathervane
Dimensions: H 15.5 in. W 30 in. D 1.5 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Graphic Stylised Dove Form Weathervane...
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Weathered Silhouette Cut Sheet Metal With Historic Painted Surface English, c1920 Wonderfully simple and two dimensional, this graphic stylised Dove Weathervane is in genuine, “as found” original condition. Bearing traces of historic paint and gilding, the surface is weathered and pitted, which is what we like to see on working vanes of this type. There is a timeless naive quality to the form and nature of this example that is at once honest and appealing....
Exceptionally Long and Fantastic Americana Spindle-Back Bench
Dimensions: H 33.5 in. W 11 ft. D 15.5 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Exceptionally Long and Fantastic Americana Spindle-Back Bench...
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Wood...
Monumental in scale (11 feet long), this exceptional spindle-back bench is both commanding and elegant with its exaggerated form and perfectly distressed paint patina. Originating from a turn of the century Maine factory waiting room, this piece exhibits much historical grace and tremendous decorative presence. Americana seating at it's finest....
Italian 1960s Set of Eight Chairs by Mario Botta
Dimensions: H 41 in. W 17 in. D 19 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Suede
Italian 1960s Set of Eight Chairs by Mario Botta...
Mario Botta...
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Brass, Suede...
Set of six chairs by Mario Botta. Eight stunning sexy seats from Italia....
Pair of Lucite Low Lounge Chairs
Pair of Lucite Low Lounge Chairs
Dimensions: H 23 in. W 21 in. D 30 in.
Dealer Location: Hudson, NY
Materials & Techniques: Lucite, Cowhide, Hide
Pair of Lucite Low Lounge Chairs...
Gary Gutterman...
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Lucite, Cowhide, Hide...
Great pair of bent lucite lounge chairs with original buff colored cow hide and contrasting black leather welt box cushions. Lucite is 3/4"thick with rounded corners. Attributed to Gary Gutterman circa 1970's...
1950s Low Table by André Monpoix
1950s Low Table by André Monpoix
Dimensions: H 14.96 in. W 47.24 in. D 25.59 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Ash, Formica, Metal
1950s Low Table by André Monpoix...
Andre Monpoix...
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Ash, Formica, Metal...
Low table by Andre´ Monpoix in frene (ash) and formica with black painted metal legs. Designed for Meuble TV in 1955....
Large Glass Bowl by Charles Pfister for Knoll
Large Glass Bowl by Charles Pfister for Knoll
Dimensions: H 2.06 in. Dm 18 in.
Dealer Location: Dallas, TX
Large Glass Bowl by Charles Pfister for Knoll...
Knoll, Charles Pfister...
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Model 74-04, one of a series of glass bowls designed by Pfister for Knoll. Venetian glass, clear with molded sides and center. Purchased in 1970s by Dallas Knoll showroom employee....
Wonderful 19th Century Primitive 3-Legged Chair
Dimensions: H 27 in. W 29.5 in. D 18 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Wonderful 19th Century Primitive 3-Legged Chair...
Unknown...
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Wood...
A spectacularly beautiful and interesting 19th Century 3-legged chair recently acquired from a prominent New England estate. Primitive yet elegant with an extraordinary patina and wonderful hand-carved and dowelled construction. A very sculptural and powerful seating statement....
Set of Six Dining Chairs by Gabriella Crespi
Dimensions: H 40 in. W 17.5 in. D 27 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Leather, Brass
Set of Six Dining Chairs by Gabriella Crespi...
Gabriella Crespi...
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Leather, Brass...
Crespi signature branded in leather cover. The chairs fold down but not completely flat....
Limed Oak Pedestal Attributed to Francisque Chaleyssin (1872-1951)
Dimensions: H 45 in. W 9 in. D 9.25 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Oak
Limed Oak Pedestal Attributed to Francisque Chaleyssin (1872-1951)...
Francisque Chaleyssin...
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Oak...
Limed oak pedestal attributed to Francisque Chaleyssin...
Large Scale Welded Steel Pyramid Bank
Dimensions: H 17 in. W 18 in. D 18 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Materials & Techniques: Steel
Large Scale Welded Steel Pyramid Bank...
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Steel...
A large and unusual welded steel pyramid bank. A wonderful example of American folk-art with great scale, surface and form. Primitive and beautiful in execution with it's crudely slotted coin receptacle and simple geometric form. A fantastic decorative object with great presence and vibe....
Bookshelf by Giò Ponti
Bookshelf by Giò Ponti
Bookshelf by Giò Ponti
Dimensions: H 4 ft. 11.1 in. W 39.37 in. D 7.87 in.
Dealer Location: Milan, IT
Materials & Techniques: Maple
Bookshelf by Giò Ponti...
Gio Ponti...
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Maple...
"domus nova" bookshelf certification by Lisa Ponti...
Simple Wooden Convent Bench
Simple Wooden Convent Bench
Dimensions: H 34 in. W 5 ft. 10 in. D 14 in.
Dealer Location: Culver City, CA
Simple Wooden Convent Bench...
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Italy circa 1870...
MR Architecture and Decor, "Mr.01", Blackened Steel Dining Table, USA, 2014
Dimensions: H 29 in. W 4 ft. 6 in. D 4 ft. 6 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Steel
MR Architecture and Decor, "Mr.01", Blackened Steel Dining Table, USA, 2014...
MR Architecture + Decor...
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Steel...
MR.01 Fabricated in 1/4 in. thick blackened steel, this Minimalist dining table is characterized by simplicity of form and material. The design seeks to convey the dynamic relationship between the plane and the cylinder in an expression of extreme simplicity. Edition of ten....