The Betty Lee and Aaron Stern Collection New York 17 December 2013 10am
  • 1

    Lucie Rie

    Large open form bowl, circa 1980

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $37,500

  • 2

    Lucie Rie

    Early "Flask" bottle, circa 1955

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $21,250

  • 3

    Lucie Rie

    Tall cylindrical vase with flaring rim, circa 1972

    Estimate $18,000 - 25,000

    Sold for $47,500

  • 4

    Lucie Rie

    Miniature vase, circa 1980

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $27,500

  • 5

    Lucie Rie

    Vase with flaring lip, circa 1976

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $40,000

  • 6

    Hans Coper

    Small "Spade" form, circa 1972

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $42,500

  • 7

    Hans Coper

    Ovoid volume on a cylindrical foot, 1975

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $15,000

  • 8

    Hans Coper

    "Spade" form, circa 1970

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $50,000

  • 9

    Hans Coper

    "Spade" form, circa 1967

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $50,000

  • 10

    Hans Coper

    "Spade" form, circa 1973

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $27,500

  • 11

    Hans Coper

    "Thistle" form, circa 1970

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $75,000

  • 12

    Lucie Rie

    Flaring footed bowl, circa 1980

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $31,250

  • 13

    Lucie Rie

    Deep conical bowl, circa 1982

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $81,250

  • 14

    Lucie Rie

    "Byzantine" style vase, circa 1982

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

  • 15

    André Dubreuil

    Unique clock, circa 1990

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

  • 16

    Louis I. Kahn

    "Cortile of 'Il Gotico' (Palazzo Communale), Piacen ...

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $9,375

  • 17

    Hans Coper

    Large early oval bowl with abstract design in the w ... circa 1953

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $16,250

  • 18

    Hans Coper

    Cup on stand with central disc, circa 1965

    Estimate $14,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $45,000

  • 19

    Hans Coper

    Small "Digswell" composite form, circa 1959

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $7,500

  • 20

    Hans Coper

    "Digswell" composite form with flattened central vo ... circa 1960

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $100,000

  • 21

    Hans Coper

    "Digswell" composite form, circa 1963

    Estimate $14,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $56,250

  • 22

    Hans Coper

    "Digswell" composite form with disc, circa 1960

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $10,625

  • 23

    Holly Coulis

    Untitled (2 Ghosts), 2002

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

  • 24

    André Dubreuil

    Pair of centerpieces, circa 2004

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

  • 25

    Hans Coper

    "Cycladic" arrow form, circa 1972

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $62,500

  • 26

    Hans Coper

    "Cycladic" pot with wide shoulder, circa 1972

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $27,500

  • 27

    Hans Coper

    "Cycladic" pot with spherical volume and oval lip, circa 1974

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $30,000

  • 28

    Hans Coper

    Pot with four indents and central stem holder, circa 1972

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $52,500

  • 29

    Hans Coper

    "Spade" form, circa 1969

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $43,750

  • 30

    Lucie Rie

    Large open form bowl, circa 1960

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $33,750

  • 31

    Louis I. Kahn

    "Convent of Saint Francis of Assisi, Italy," 1929

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $11,250

  • 32

    Lucie Rie

    Flower vase with squared body, circa 1960

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $12,500

  • 33

    Lucie Rie

    Rare composite vase form, circa 1980

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $25,000

  • 34

    Lucie Rie

    Tall composite vase, circa 1968

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $81,250

  • 35

    Lucie Rie

    Bottle with flaring lip, circa 1976

    Estimate $18,000 - 25,000

    Sold for $40,000

  • 36

    Lucie Rie

    Composite vase form, circa 1974

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

  • 37

    Hans Coper

    Early and large "Hourglass" form, 1965

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $191,000

  • 38

    Hans Coper

    Early "Hourglass" form, 1965

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $149,000

  • 39

    Hans Coper

    Early and large globular pot with abstract design, 1953

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $197,000

  • 40

    Achille Castiglioni and Pier Giacomo Castiglio ...

    Two “Taccia” table lamps, designed 1962

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $2,500

  • 41

    Andrée Putman

    "Libre Cours" rug, circa 1993

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

  • 42

    John Kørner

    "One Spaceship," 2005

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

    Sold for $13,750

  • 43

    Verner Panton

    Fruit dish, model no. 1302, designed 1988, produced 1989

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $10,000

  • 44

    Matt Wedel

    "Flower Tree," 2010

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $12,500

  • 45

    Elizabeth Fritsch

    Still life comprising two "Spout pots" and a "Moon ...

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

  • 46

    André Dubreuil

    Pair of "Perles" candle holders, circa 1997

    Estimate $10,000 - 14,000

    Sold for $62,500

  • 47

    Roland Mellan

    Unique mirror, no. 78, 1998

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $5,250

  • 48

    Gio Ponti

    "La Mie Terre" vase, model no. 1175, circa 1928

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

    Sold for $6,250

  • 49

    André Dubreuil

    Pair of "Trévise" chairs, circa 1988

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $10,625

  • 50

    Maarten Baas

    "Clay" shelves, from the "Clay Furniture" series, 2007

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $6,875

  • 51

    André Dubreuil

    Pair of "Soleil" wall appliques, circa 1987

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

  • 52

    André Dubreuil

    "Spine" chair, circa 1986

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $9,375

  • 53

    André Dubreuil

    Unique “Tabernacle” cabinet, 1998

    Estimate $60,000 - 90,000

    Sold for $60,000

  • 54

    Michael Graves

    Mailbox, circa 1990

    Estimate $500 - 800

    Sold for $2,750

  • 55

    Ronan Bouroullec and Erwan Bouroullec

    "Butterfly" cabinet, model no. BF/176, circa 2002

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

  • 56

    Ken Price

    "Club Atomica" bowl, 1986

    Estimate $50,000 - 70,000

  • 57

    Ken Price

    "Club Atomica" vase, circa 1986

    Estimate $60,000 - 90,000

  • 58

    Ken Price

    "Club Noches del Oro" bowl, 1986

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

  • 59

    Ken Price

    "Club XX" vase, 1986

    Estimate $60,000 - 90,000

  • 60

    Ken Price

    "Unit 6" from "Happy's Curios," 1972-1978

    Estimate $300,000 - 400,000

    Sold for $293,000

  • 61

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    Set of eight “Brno” chairs, designed 1930, manufactured 1970s

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $8,125

  • 62

    Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte P ...

    Dining table, model no. LC6, designed 1925-1928, manufactured circa 1975

    Estimate $1,500 - 2,000

    Sold for $1,000

  • 63

    Michael Graves

    "Piazza" tea and coffee service, designed 1984-1985, produced 1991

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $10,625

  • 64

    Aldo Rossi

    "Piazza" tea and coffee service, designed 1986, produced 1994

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $9,375

  • 65

    Frank Gehry

    Set of twelve “Fish” goblets, circa 1990

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

  • 66

    Robert Mapplethorpe

    Set of eighteen "Flower," "Orchid" and "Calla Lily" ... circa 1985

    Estimate $12,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $32,500

  • 67

    Ken Price

    Prepatory drawing for “Geometric” pots, 1980

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $6,250

  • 68

    Buccellati

    Centerpiece, 20th century

    Estimate $10,000 - 14,000

    Sold for $12,500

  • 69

    In the style of Buccellati

    Spider crab lidded dish and hermit crab, 20th century

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

  • 70

    Ken Price

    Group of seventeen “Town Wares,” from the “Easter I ...

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

  • 71

    André Dubreuil

    Unique "Feuilles de Chêne" gueridon, 1999

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $27,500

  • 72

    André Dubreuil

    Pair of "Trévise" chairs, circa 1988

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $8,125

  • 73

    Head of Buddha, Southeast Asia, 19th century

    Estimate $1,000 - 1,500

    Sold for $1,625

  • 74

    Ingeborg Lundin

    Four "Apple" vases, 1950s

    Estimate $12,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $16,250

  • 75

    Lucie Rie

    Conical bowl, circa 1980

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $32,500

  • 76

    Lucie Rie

    Small straight-sided bowl, circa 1978

    Estimate $12,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $25,000

  • 77

    Lucie Rie

    Bottle with flaring lip, circa 1978

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $23,750

  • 78

    Lucie Rie

    Footed bowl, circa 1980

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $30,000

  • 79

    Lucie Rie

    Rare bottle with raised dots, circa 1976

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

    Sold for $60,000

  • 80

    Lucie Rie

    Footed bowl, circa 1974

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $22,500

  • 81

    Lucie Rie

    Footed bowl, circa 1978

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $56,250

  • 82

    Lucie Rie

    Lidded pot, circa 1956

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $11,250

  • 83

    Lucie Rie

    Flaring footed bowl, circa 1978

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $43,750

  • 84

    Hans Coper

    Composite form with vertical central disc, circa 1972

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $106,250

  • 85

    Hans Coper

    "Sack and disc" form, circa 1969

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $35,000

  • 86

    Hans Coper

    Ovoid volume with disc top, circa 1969

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $100,000

  • 87

    Hans Coper

    Large "Spade" form, 1967

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $112,500

  • 88

    Hans Coper

    Early and large "Thistle" form, circa 1958

    Estimate $50,000 - 70,000

    Sold for $52,500

  • 89

    Lucie Rie

    Footed bowl with inlaid band, circa 1954

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $40,000

  • 90

    Lucie Rie

    Pot with ovoid lip, circa 1974

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

  • 91

    Lucie Rie

    Beaker vase, circa 1954

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $8,125

  • 92

    Lucie Rie

    Large bottle vase with flaring lip, circa 1978

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $43,750

  • 93

    Lucie Rie

    Bottle vase with flared lip, circa 1976

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $47,500

  • 94

    Hans Coper

    Tall bottle vase with central ovoid volume, circa 1956

    Estimate $18,000 - 25,000

    Sold for $22,500

  • 95

    Lucie Rie

    Large bowl, circa 1980

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $52,500

  • 96

    Lucie Rie

    "Knitted" bowl, circa 1982

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $16,250

  • 97

    Lucie Rie

    Large conical "Rice" bowl, circa 1978

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $32,500

  • 98

    Lucie Rie

    Deep bowl, circa 1956

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

    Sold for $37,500

  • 99

    Hans Coper

    Early "Thistle" form, circa 1958

    Estimate $14,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $17,500

  • 100

    Hans Coper

    Large bottle, circa 1958

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

  • 101

    Hans Coper

    Composite form with vertical impression, circa 1969

    Estimate $14,000 - 18,000

    Sold for $52,500

  • 102

    Hans Coper

    Tall "Cycladic" form, 1967

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $60,000

  • 103

    Hans Coper

    Pot with ovoid volume and flattened neck, circa 1972

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $15,000

  • 104

    Hans Coper

    Black "Cycladic" pot, circa 1974

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $22,500

  • 105

    Hans Coper

    Ovoid volume with flattened cylinder, circa 1968

    Estimate $25,000 - 35,000

    Sold for $50,000

  • 106

    Lucie Rie

    Deep bowl with oval lip, circa 1956

    Estimate $16,000 - 24,000

    Sold for $20,000

  • 107

    Lucie Rie

    Vase with elongated neck, circa 1968

    Estimate $18,000 - 25,000

    Sold for $47,500

  • 108

    Josef Hoffmann

    "Haus Koller" armchair, designed circa 1911, manufactured circa 1980

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

  • 109

    Lord Snowdon (Antony Armstrong Jones)

    Dame Lucie Rie Seated Beside the Korean Pot, circa 1990

    Estimate $2,000 - 3,000

    Sold for $2,500

  • 110

    Andrée Putman

    Carpet, circa 1990

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $15,000

  • 111

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    Chair and sofa, designed circa 1930, manufactured 1970s

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $3,250

  • 112

    Lucia Mercer

    Pair of "Stump" side tables, circa 1982

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

  • 113

    Ken Price

    Three studies, 1986

    Estimate $20,000 - 30,000

  • 114

    Ken Price

    "Study for Vase Decor," and Untitled, 1986

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

  • 115

    Ken Price

    Two works: "Study for Club Vase" and "Study for Vas ...

    Estimate $15,000 - 20,000

  • 116

    Ken Price

    Group of twelve “Town Wares,” from the “Easter Isla ... circa 1977

    Estimate $30,000 - 40,000

    Sold for $43,750

  • 117

    Afra and Tobia Scarpa

    Pair of "Soriana" sofas, lounge chair and ottoman, 1977

    Estimate $12,000 - 16,000

    Sold for $25,000

  • 118

    Betty Lee Stern

    Custom carpet, 1990s

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

  • 119

    Cini Boeri

    "Lunario" coffee table, 1970s

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $4,375

  • 120

    Marcel Breuer

    Pair of vitrines, model no. S40, designed circa 1924, manufactured 1980s

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $4,000

  • 121

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Monumental vase, 1962

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $10,000

  • 122

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Large vase, 1962

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $10,000

  • 123

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Large dish, 1960

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $10,625

  • 124

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Bowl, 1963, and bottle, 1959

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

    Sold for $12,500

  • 125

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Footed vase, 1964

    Estimate $3,000 - 5,000

    Sold for $1,875

  • 126

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Footed vase, date unknown

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $10,625

  • 127

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Squat closed-form vase, 1967

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $16,250

  • 128

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Closed-form vase, completed 1975

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $6,000

  • 129

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Large bowl, date unknown

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $6,875

  • 130

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Tall cylindrical vase, circa 1963

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $6,250

  • 131

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Early bowl and vase, 1940-1942

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

  • 132

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Oval footed bowl, 1960 Double curved vase, circa 1 ...

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $6,250

  • 133

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Footed bowl, 1966

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $6,875

  • 134

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Bowl, 1958, and bottle with flaring top, 1959

    Estimate $10,000 - 15,000

    Sold for $13,750

  • 135

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Bowl, 1962

    Estimate $3,500 - 4,500

    Sold for $4,375

  • 136

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Footed vase, 1962

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $16,250

  • 137

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Bowl, 1950s

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $5,313

  • 138

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Oval bowl, date unknown

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $6,875

  • 139

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Oval bowl, 1950s

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $7,500

  • 140

    Gertrud Natzler and Otto Natzler

    Footed bowl, 1957

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $5,000

  • 141

    Laddie John Dill

    "Light Wedge," 1971

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

  • 142

    Ron Arad

    “Rolling Volume” chair, circa 1991

    Estimate $50,000 - 70,000

    Sold for $52,500

  • 143

    Ken Price

    "Where We Live" (Decoration for Bowl), 1981

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $18,750

  • 144

    Ken Price

    "Pueblo Cup" in an enclosed wood box construction, circa 1981

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $10,625

  • 145

    Ken Price

    Dish, from the "Cityscape" series, circa 1991

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $11,250

  • 146

    Ken Price

    Large bowl, from the "Cityscape" series, circa 1991

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $13,750

  • 147

    Ken Price

    Untitled, 1991

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $35,000

  • 148

    Ken Price

    Untitled, 1991

    Estimate $8,000 - 12,000

    Sold for $43,750

  • 149

    Ken Price

    Bowl, from the "Cityscape" series, circa 1991

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $12,500

  • 150

    Giorgio Ceretti, Piero DeRossi and Riccardo Ro ...

    Pair of "Puffo" stools, designed 1968, manufactured 1986

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $1,875

  • 151

    Frank Gehry

    Pair of "Hat Trick" armchairs, 1992

    Estimate $1,000 - 1,500

    Sold for $8,125

  • 152

    Franco Mello and Guido Drocco

    Set of three “Giant Cactus” coat stands, circa 1972

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $3,750

  • 153

    Marc Newson

    “Felt” chair, designed 1993, produced 2005

    Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

    Sold for $5,625

  • 154

    Nigel Coates

    "Genie" stool, circa 1988

    Estimate $1,500 - 2,000

    Sold for $3,000

  • 155

    Günter Beltzig

    "Floris" stacking chair, designed 1967, produced 1992

    Estimate $2,000 - 3,000

    Sold for $2,125

  • 156

    Rick Owens

    "Curial" chair, circa 2006

    Estimate $6,000 - 8,000

    Sold for $12,500

  • 157

    Elizabeth Garouste and Mattia Bonetti

    “Prince Impérial” chair, circa 1985

    Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

    Sold for $6,875

  • 158

    Marcel Wanders

    "Knotted Rouge" chair, 2006

    Estimate $6,000 - 9,000

    Sold for $5,000

  • 159

    Tom Dixon

    "Bull Kitchen" chair, circa 1986

    Estimate $3,000 - 4,000

    Sold for $8,750

  • 160

    Christian Astuguevieille

    “Mitak” chair, 1997

    Estimate $1,000 - 1,500

    Sold for $2,125