Highlights December Design Auctions 2008

December 7: Los Angeles Modern Auctions
December 9: Wright, Chicago
December 15 & 16: Christie's, New York
December 17: Phillips de Pury, New York December 18: Pierre Bergé, Brussels
December 18: Sotheby's, New York


 

 

Christie's, New York
December 15,16

Carlo Mollino
Occasional Table, 1949
$ 1,314,500

Tiffany Studios
Table Lamp, ca.1905

$ 410,500
Rene Gruau
Poster Design for Moulin Rouge, 1983
$ 86,500
Jean Prouve
Cité Armchair, ca 1930
$ 74,500
Ado Chale
2 Low Tables ca. 1970
$ 62,500
Arik Levy
Wenge 'Rock' set, 2007
$ 25,000
Sotheby's, New York
18 December, 2008

Tiffany Studios
'Pebble' Table Lamp, 1900 - 1902

$ 746,500
Dankmar Adler & Louis Sullivan
Elevator Enclosure Chicago Stock Exchange Chicago, 1893
$ 602,500

Tiffany Studios
'Fish Scale' Floor lamp, 1905


$ 470,500

George Nakashima
"Greenrock" Console Table, 1974

$ 116,500

R. Buckminster Fuller & Isamu Noguchi
"Dymaxion" car model, 1932

 

$ 92,500

Joaquim Tenreiro
Three-legged Chair, 1954

$ 92,500

Wendell Castle
Coffee Table, 1977

$ 37,500
Phillips de Pury, New York
December 17, 2008
Marc Newson
“Micarta” desk, 2006
$ 203,000
Jean Royère
Pair of small “Œuf” chairs, 1951

 
$124,900

Gio Ponti
chest of drawers, ca. 1955

$ 92,500
Jean Royère
“Sinusoidal” chandelier, 1950

$ 80,500
Serge Mouille
Three-arm floor lamp, ca. 1952

$ 68,500
Marc Newson
Pair of “Komed” ceiling/wall lights, ca. 1996
 
$ 50,000

Zaha Hadid
“Moraine” sofa, 2000

 

$ 50,000
Serge Mouille
Three-arm ceiling light, 1954-1963

 
$ 47,000
Hans Coper
Vase with inlaid designs, 1956

 

$ 33,000
Marc Newson
“Super Guppy” floor lamp, 1987

 
$ 31,250
Los Angeles Modern Auctions
December 7, 2008
Diego Giacometti
'Twisted Cable', coffee table, Bronze, 1973
$180,000

Walter Lamb
4 arm lounge chairs
$14,500
K.E.M. Weber
Airline chair for Walt Disney Studios, 1934


$10,000
Pierre Bergé, Brussels
December 18, 2008

Alexander Noll
Console Table, 1950


$ 147,550

Sottsass Associati
serie of 11 Corian dining tables, 2001

 

$89,300

James Irvine
Corian "The Vitamin bar" , 2003

$ 86,200

George Nakashima
Bench, 1960

$ 85,100

Zaha Hadid
24 Corian pannels, 2006

$ 52,100

Ron Arad
'Split Table', 1987

$ 46,900
  Wright, Chicago
December 9, 2008
 
Maria Pergay
tea table, ca. 1957
$ 112,800
Franco Campo and Carlo Graffi
armchair, 1951
$ 90,000
Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen
high back armchair, 1941
$ 48,000
Gio Ponti
Armchair from the Hotel Parco dei Principi, Rome, 1964
$ 45,600
Ettore Sottsass
Tantra vase, 1968
$ 24,000

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