The 2012 Fall auction season kicks off with a wealth of 20th century design and artwork being offered by all the major houses.
My first feature is Wright's Living Contemporary auction which takes place in Chicago on September 27th. This is a uniquely curated auction mixing art and design from both the 20th and 21st centuries. These are my favorite picks:
A sculpted mahogany maquette for a coffee table by MARIO DEL FABRO.
A glass and cast bronze coffee table by MICHEL MANGEMATIN.
A pair of occasional tables by
A luxurious pair of lounge chairs by T.H. ROBSJOHN-GIBBINGS.
A multi-faceted wall-mounted credenza by PAUL EVANS.
Leather Le Bambole lounge chairs by MARIO BELLINI.
A bronze WARREN PLATNER dining set for Knoll.
A monochromatic sculpture by JOSEFA FILKOSKY.
A matching 3-arm floor lamp by ARREDOLUCE.
A beautiful etching by BRICE MARDEN.
A White Totem sculpture GEORGE ORTMAN.
A pair of freeform crystal table lamps by DAUM.
Living Contemporary takes place September 27th, see the full preview here.