Design Masters 15 December 2010 New York
  • 1

    René Herbst

    Prototype ceiling light, from the René Herbst resid ... 1929

    Estimate $55,000 - 65,000

    Sold for $68,500

  • 2

    Denham MacLaren

    Very rare and important armchair, ca. 1930

    Estimate $60,000 - 80,000

  • 3

    Jean Royère

    Rare armchair, ca. 1936

    Estimate $70,000 - 90,000

    Sold for $128,500

  • 4

    Poul Henningsen

    Exceptional large wall light, for the Scala cinema ... 1955

    Estimate $70,000 - 80,000

    Sold for $212,500

  • 5

    Lucie Rie

    Important large vase, 1980

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $47,500

  • 6

    Jürgen Bey

    “Tree Trunk Bench", designed 1999, ca. 2005

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

  • 7

    Serge Mouille

    Unique and important six-arm ceiling light, ca. 1958

    Estimate $150,000 - 200,000

    Sold for $230,500

  • 8

    Marc Newson

    “Orgone Stretch Lounge”, 1993

    Estimate $350,000 - 450,000

  • 9

    Max Ingrand

    Rare wall light, model no. 2301, 1950s

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

    Sold for $23,750

  • 10

    Archibald Knox

    "Tudric" mantel clock, model no. 097, ca. 1902-1905

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

  • 11

    Piero Fornasetti

    Rare illuminated "Malachite" trumeau, 1956

    Estimate $60,000 - 90,000

    Sold for $68,500

  • 12

    Shiro Kuramata

    “Cabinet de Curiosité", ca. 1989

    Estimate $80,000 - 100,000

    Sold for $98,500

  • 13

    Edmund de Waal

    A “Cargo” of Pots, 2003–06

    Estimate $60,000 - 90,000

  • 14

    Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann

    Rare “Elephant” armchair, ca. 1926

    Estimate $180,000 - 240,000

    Sold for $290,500

  • 15

    Alexandre Noll

    Untitled, ca. 1955

    Estimate $45,000 - 65,000

    Sold for $50,000

  • 16

    Tiffany Studios

    "Turtleback" ceiling light, ca. 1900

    Estimate $120,000 - 160,000

  • 17

    Jean Prouvé

    Very rare and important refectory table, from the S ... ca. 1939

    Estimate $150,000 - 250,000

  • 18

    Arne Jacobsen

    Rare and important “Drop” chair, ca. 1958

    Estimate $12,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $37,500

  • 19

    Zaha Hadid

    Black "Aqua" table, ca. 2006

    Estimate $90,000 - 110,000

    Sold for $110,500

  • 20

    George Brough

    The Prototype Brough Superior SS100 "Alpine Grand S ... 1925

    Estimate $600,000 - 700,000

  • 21

    Jacques le Chevallier and René Koechlin

    Rare and important desk lamp, model no. 40, ca. 1928

    Estimate $90,000 - 110,000

  • 22

    Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte P ...

    Chaise longue, model no. 2072, ca. 1935

    Estimate $50,000 - 70,000

  • 23

    Paul Hankar

    Tabouret, from the American Bar and Grill-Room, Gra ... 1897

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $21,250

  • 24

    Jean Royère

    “Boule” armchair, ca. 1950

    Estimate $80,000 - 120,000

    Sold for $92,500

  • 25

    Harry Bertoia

    Large “Bush” sculpture with integrated welded fount ... ca. 1970

    Estimate $120,000 - 140,000

    Sold for $170,500

  • 26

    Forrest Myers

    Unique “Cirrus” chair, 1991

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $35,000

  • 27

    Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte P ...

    Rare table, model no. B307, ca. 1930

    Estimate $25,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $36,250

  • 28

    Yonel Lebovici

    Monumental "Soucoupe" floor lamp, ca. 1978

    Estimate $50,000 - 70,000

    Sold for $62,500

  • 29

    Fernando Campana and Humberto Campana

    “Sushi” sofa, ca. 2002

    Estimate $100,000 - 150,000

    Sold for $116,500

  • 30

    Serge Mouille

    Rare "Grosse Moule" suspension ceiling light, 1955

    Estimate $40,000 - 60,000

  • 31

    Hans Coper

    Flattened form with disc top, 1972

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $30,000

  • 32

    Jean-Michel Frank

    Rare pair of armchairs, ca. 1939

    Estimate $140,000 - 180,000

    Sold for $116,500

  • 33

    Poul Henningsen

    Rare five-arm “Basket” ceiling light, ca. 1931-1934

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

  • 34

    Line Vautrin

    Rare “Solaire” mirror, ca. 1965

    Estimate $70,000 - 90,000

    Sold for $194,500

  • 35

    Alexandre Noll

    Untitled, 1968

    Estimate $50,000 - 70,000

    Sold for $60,000

  • 36

    Henry van de Velde

    “Bloemenwerf” chair, ca. 1898

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $33,750

  • 37

    Carlo Bugatti

    Very rare “Dragonfly” footed bowl, ca. 1907

    Estimate $100,000 - 150,000

    Sold for $116,500

  • 38

    Robert Mallet-Stevens

    Unique desk, for Roger Gompel, Director of the Pari ... 1929

    Estimate $180,000 - 220,000

    Sold for $218,500

  • 39

    Max Ingrand

    Illuminated mirror, model no. 2044, ca. 1961

    Estimate $28,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $57,500

  • 40

    Philippe Starck

    Very rare “Illusion Table” , 1992

    Estimate $40,000 - 60,000

    Sold for $50,000

  • 41

    Axel Johann Salto

    “Budding” vase, 1969–74

    Estimate $14,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $20,000

  • 42

    Serge Mouille

    Pair of “Saturne” wall lights, 1965

    Estimate $50,000 - 80,000

  • 43

    Charlotte Perriand

    Unique monumental “Bahut” sideboard, 1965

    Estimate $220,000 - 280,000

    Sold for $266,500

  • 44

    Harry Bertoia

    Important unique monumental “Bush” form, 1966-1968

    Estimate $225,000 - 250,000

    Sold for $266,500

  • 45

    Harvey Ellis

    Armchair, ca. 1903

    Estimate $55,000 - 65,000

  • 46

    Gustave Serrurier-Bovy

    “Mill” mantel clock, ca. 1907

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

  • 47

    Fernando Campana and Humberto Campana

    Unique and important “Casulo” cabinet, 1989

    Estimate $60,000 - 80,000

  • 48

    Lucie Rie

    Footed bowl, ca. 1982

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $30,000

  • 49

    Vladimir Kagan

    “Floating Seat and Back” sofa, ca. 1952

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $31,250

  • 50

    George Nakashima

    Exceptional free-edge “Minguren I” coffee table, 1981

    Estimate $90,000 - 110,000

    Sold for $104,500

  • 51

    Dirk van Erp

    Table lamp, ca. 1911

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

  • 52

    Shoji Hamada

    Large and important early jar, from the Mashiko kil ... 1930

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $60,000

  • 53

    Jean Prouvé

    Rare swiveling office chair, model no. 353, ca. 1951

    Estimate $60,000 - 90,000

    Sold for $74,500

  • 54

    Jean Prouvé

    “Standard” desk, model no. BS 21, ca. 1946

    Estimate $45,000 - 65,000

  • 55

    Hans Coper

    Cycladic Pot, 1972

    Estimate $14,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $22,500

  • 56

    Charlotte Perriand and Jean Prouvé

    Free-form coffee table, ca. 1956

    Estimate $45,000 - 55,000

    Sold for $56,250

  • 57

    Flavio Poli

    Important and monumental chandelier, from the Hotel ... ca. 1954

    Estimate $80,000 - 120,000

    Sold for $434,500