Favorite Picks: Sotheby's: A Mid-Century Eye: The Collection of Colleen Sullivan

. Thursday, September 15, 2011

An incredible single-owner collection will be offered in Sotheby's upcoming auction A Mid-Century Eye: The Collection of Colleen Sullivan. Single-owner sales are a favorite of mine as all the pieces work together, having been collected over the years with personal taste and a single vision. Coming together in this sale are lyrical and graceful works from some of the greatest designers of the Modern Movement.  These are my favorite picks:

A Gino Sarfatti spiraling brass chandelier.

A biomorphic coffee table by Jean Royere and a freeform sculpture by Georges Jouve.

An amazing Persane
multi-armed sconce also by Jean Royere.

A pair of Franco Albini lounge chairs.

The Grasshopper chaise lounge and an incredible rosewood dining table, both by Fabricius and Kastholm.

A custom cabinet by Ico and Louisa Parisi.

Folded metal sconces by Boris Lacroix.

Serge Mouille's Saturn wall light.

A brass and glass floor lamp by Pietro Chiesa.

The auction takes place September 21th, see the full preview at Sotheby's.


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