Thursday, April 18, 2019

Holiday Hours

We will be closed on Good Friday and open on Saturday from 12 to 4.  Have a great weekend!

Asko for Stendig; Walnut Table



Perfectly simple, fine Finnish design.  This multi-purpose table designed by Asko and imported by Stendig functions well as a desk, dining for 6, or as a work table.  It's very substantial, with a heavy enameled metal base and a walnut top.  63" l., 31.5" w., 28" h.  Finnish, c. 1970  $850.00
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear and patina.

Curtis Jere Clipper Ship



This one is yare!  Our latest offering from our Jere Boutique is this large copper clipper ship wall sculpture.  It's beautifully detailed and has 17 mesh sails.  It's signed and dated.  42" w., 30" h., 3" d.  American, c. 1975  $650.00
Condition:  Excellent vintage condition with age appropriate wear.  

Kipp Stewart and Stewart MacDougal for the American Design Foundation; Lounge Chair





Details, details, details.  This rare chair was designed by Kipp Stewart and Stewart MacDougal for the American Design Foundation and crafted by Winchendon Furniture.  It doesn't shout at you, but rather reveals its attributes quietly and slowly.  It's all in the details.  Some nice Shaker influences are present, similar to Stewart and MacDougal's Drexel designs.  Newer upholstery.  32" h., 26" w., 26" d.  American, c. 1960's  $1,225.00
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear. 

MCM Bench




Handsome. This MCM Risom style bench is just the right size and just the right style. It has been professionally restored and newly reupholstered in a smart, modern Knoll fabric. 48” l., 18” w., 21” h. c. 1960’s $1,450.00
Condition:  Excellent restored condition.


Monday, April 15, 2019

MCM Discus Thrower Sculpture



Mid-century, large, handsome and exuberant Modernist brass sculpture of a discus thrower.  It is unsigned but finely cast.  It stands on a wooden base.  24.5" h., 12" w., 10" d.  American, c. 20th c.  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Faux Bamboo Chrome Bar Cart


Stylish seventies faux bamboo chrome bar cart with inset glass and casters.  28" h., 22" w., 20" d.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Friday, April 12, 2019

Curtis Jere Brutalist Ribbon Sculpture




Is this the one you've been waiting for?  The week wouldn't be complete without a Jere. This one has a lot of personality.  It's big and bold with brushed steel, ribbon-like, kinetic bands on a polished marble base.  The metal bands can be turned, but they look beautiful from every angle.  23" h., 12" w., 12" d.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Excellent vintage condition with age appropriate wear.    

Faux Bamboo Chinese Chippendale Style Mirror


The only other example I could find of this lovely faux bamboo, Chinese Chippendale style mirror lists it as French, giltwood and 1950's.  https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/mirrors/wall-mirrors/french-giltwood-faux-bamboo-mirror/id-f_8841183/ That being said, this one has the factory date stamp and it's definitely American, 1970's.  The mirror has a molded composite frame that has been designed and finished to look like hand carved gilded wood.  The frame is finished in a burnished gold/ bronze finish.  49" h., 26" w., 1.5" d. American, c. 1975 SOLD
Condition:  Excellent vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Mastercraft Furniture Company Dining Table and Chairs








Mastering the art of fine dining is always easier when you begin with a beautiful dining room.  This stunning, very sculptural, finely crafted dining table and chairs by Mastercraft Furniture Co. are the perfect beginning to decades of delicious dinners (breakfasts and lunches too).  Whether it's an intimate dinner for 2, a party of 10, or something in between, this table is very accommodating.  It starts off small, but has four leaves and very comfortably seats 10.  The four chairs have caned backs and their original leather seat cushion upholstery.  If four chairs is all you need, you're set.  If you want to add more now or over time, there are many options as the style (and combination of wood cane and leather) allows them to mix well with a wide variety of styles and materials.  The table comes with its original pads.  Table, 44" l., 40" w., 29" h.  Each leaf is 15" so the table extends to 104".  Chairs, 31" h., 20" w., 20" d.  American, c. 1960's  $2,750.00 for the set
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.      

Friday, April 5, 2019

Hobbs Mirror Framed Mirror


Don't take mirrors for granted!  This is a 'Magnificent HOBBS! mirror'.  It's a 'beautiful modern mirror that will enhance your living room'.  It's the extra-large mirror (or very similar) featured in the store window of this classic bit of 1950's Canadian advertising....milady!  This mirror framed Hobbs mirror has gilded acanthus decoration and is very elegant and impressive in size and style.  50" h., 40" w., 1" d.  Canadian, c. 1950's SOLD
Condition:  Excellent vintage condition with age appropriate wear.    



Thursday, April 4, 2019

Niels O. Moller for J.L. Mollers; Model 57 Armchair




Great Danish modern design.  This naturally timeless Model 57 armchair was designed by Niels O. Moller for J.L. Mollers.  The frame is teak and the chair retains its original papercord seat.  30" h., 22.5" w., 17.5" d.  Danish, c. 1960's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.