Fresh Finds: Eero Saarinen, YSL, Christian Dior, + More

. Monday, March 28, 2011

Influenced by the works of Ib Kofod-Larsen and Hans Olsen, this fine pair of modernist lounge chairs feature sculpted frames, wrap-around backrests, floating seat panels, and soft leather upholstery.

Not signed, designer not known.

An elegant architectural bench influenced by the works of Harvey Probber. Finished in brushed brass,

Not signed, designer is not known.

A fine Eero Saarinen executive chair for Knoll Associates.  Originally designed in 1957, this fluid and sculptural form is a descendant of earlier forms developed over a decade earlier, in collaboration with Charles Eames for MoMA's Organic Design in Home Furnishings competition.

Featuring a one-piece wide-arching and flexible fiberglass backrest, recalliing Saarinen's Gateway Arch in St. Louis.

Vintage Yves Saint Laurent eyeglasses. 1970's. Deadstock.

Vintage Christian Dior eyeglasses. 1970's. Deadstock.

All via Modern Love, with many more great finds to come.


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