Saturday, January 19, 2019

Modernage Coffee/ Cocktail Table


Nothing beats a great companion.  This is the ever so swellegant partner to the side table posted earlier.  Designed and crafted by Modernage of N.Y.C., it packs a big Deco punch for its relatively modest size.  It's the perfect solution when lots of style is needed but space is limited.  36" w., 18" d., 16" h.  American, c. 1930's  SOLD
Condition:  Good vintage condition with age appropriate wear and some variation of finish.

Modernage Side Table



American Beauty.  Whether your tastes lean toward the traditional or modern, there's no denying the sculptural beauty of this side table made by the Modernage Furniture Company of  N.Y.C.  It was designed and retailed during the height of the American Art Deco period.  27" w., 12" d., 26" h.  American, c. 1930's SOLD
Condition:  Good vintage condition with age appropriate wear and some variation of finish.  

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Henredon Chest/ Server/ Desk




This handsome Chippendale style piece by Henredon does triple duty; chest, server and desk.  It has two long drawers with Chippendale style brasses and escutcheons.  Below is a door which opens to a storage compartment.  On either side of the door are a pair of square drawers.  The door and all the drawers have contrasting banded mahogany inlay.  Two slides pull-out to support an additional writing/ serving surface which also has banded mahogany inlay.  34" w., 16" d. (32" when top is flipped open) 29.5" h.  American,   c. 1970's  $695.00
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Marge Carson Pouf


'Pouf', the magic home accessory.  This one was designed by Marge Carson in the style of Karl Springer.  It has a brass base and its original polished cotton print upholstery.  Very versatile and very pretty.  20" w., 20" d., 15" h.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Upholstery in excellent vintage condition with age appropriate wear.  Base in very good vintage condition with minor surface wear.

Milo Baughman for D.I.A.; Chrome and Glass Coffee Table


More Milo.  This cool, clean-lined and thoroughly modern coffee table was designed by Milo Baughman for the Design Institute of America.  It has a polished chrome frame and an inset glass top.  38" w., 38" d., 15" h.  American, c. 1970's  $550.00
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Century Furniture Co., Pair of Side Tables




With a nod to the elegance and exoticism of Art Deco, these strikingly beautiful side tables by Century feature inlaid Amara Ebony tops and ebonized wood legs with brushed nickel feet.  They will arrive ready to fill a wide range of functions from sofa/ cocktail tables to bedside stands and bring an element of timeless sophistication to wherever they reside.  23" w., 20" d., 19.25" h.  American, c. late 20th c.  $1,450.00 for the pair
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Sale!

Our Annual Winter Sale starts today!  There are some sensational savings on virtually everything in the shop (with the exception of contemporary fine art).  If you subscribe to the blog,  the sale posts won't show up in your inbox, so please visit the blog directly for a sampling of sale items.  

Turner Chinese Chippendale Style Mirror




Turner Classic Mirrors.  While Turner is best known today for their 1950's and 60's modern mirrors and wall art, https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/mirrors/wall-mirrors/large-mod-pop-art-silver-bubble-mirror/id-f_10189681/ they also produced some very beautiful classic styles.  https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/mirrors/convex-mirrors/large-ornate-federal-admiral-eagle-convex-mirror/id-f_10908181/   
This large and very impressive Chinese Chippendale/ Hollywood Regency style mirror has a molded composite frame that has been designed and finished to look like hand carved gilded wood.  57" h., 31" w., 5" d.  American, c. 1960's  SOLD
Condition:  Excellent vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb

It was a good harvest this week.  It yielded Gibbings gold.  This exceptional piece was designed by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb.  It does elegant double duty as a bench/ ottoman and a coffee table.  It has been professionally, meticulously and lovingly restored to a new golden glory.  The carved frame with plume detail is lacquered in a soft gold with a satin finish.  The cushion is newly upholstered in a rich and luxurious warm gold mohair.  48" l., 22" d., 18" h.  American, c. 1947 $1,950.00  SALE  $1,450.00
Condition:  Excellent restored condition.






Pair of Baughman Style Magazine Tables


Cool, clean, modern pair of chromed metal tables with glass tops and faux leather magazine slings.  25" l., 17" w., 19.5" h.  American, c. 1970  $295.00 for the pair  SALE  $175.00 for the pair
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Pair of Thonet Bentwood Cantilever Lounge Chairs




Form and function.  Designed for maximum comfort, these great looking bentwood cantilever lounge chairs will add a perfect pop of color to brighten up any room in your home.  41" h., 24" w., 29" d.  American, c. 1970's  $895.00 for the pair  SALE  $495.00 for the pair
Condition:  Good vintage condition with age appropriate wear, a seam repair and a few minor imperfections to the vinyl.