December is finally upon us. With it brings the best of the best in design artifacts, as the auction houses bring their finest consignments to the market to close the year.
Next let's look at Sotheby's Important 20th Century Design auction, taking place in New York on December 15th. These are my favorite picks:
A rare swivel chair by HANS WEGNER.
A dining table by SAM MALOOF.
A lyrical brass chandelier by PAAVO TYNELL.
A brass and free-edge glass wall mirror and floating shelf by MAX INGRAND.
A coffee table by PAUL DUPRÉ-LAFON.
A table lamp by GEORGE NAKASHIMA.
A bookcase and credenza by GIO PONTI.
A pair of leather PK 22 lounge chairs by POUL KJÆRHOLM.
A rare table lamp by MAX INGRAND.
An ashtray by MARIANNE BRANDT.
A rare sugarbowl and creamer ILONKA KARASZ.
A vase by LA MAISON DESNY.
A light sculpture by GIANFRANCO FINI.
Important 20th Century Design takes place in New York, December 15th. See the full preview here.