VR Walkthrough: Design | Auction, 9 June 2021
Join us for a virtual walkthrough of our Design auction from 1 Hampton Road. On view: Alberto Giacometti, Gio Ponti, Max Ingrand, Lucie Rie, Carlo Scarpa, Ico Parisi, and more.
5 Things to Know About Doyle Lane
The most important thing to know about Doyle Lane is that he was a visionary ceramist.
Marc Jacobs' Picks: Collaboration in Action
In conjunction with our collaboration with Marc Jacobs and New York City’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, we asked our collaborators to select their favorite works from the design sale—the pieces they find inspiring, exciting, and joyful.
Moving a National Treasure
In conversation with Elie Massaoutis, boiseries expert Patrick Gavelle takes us inside the exquisite Jean Dunand fumoir.
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The Design Department
Phillips' Design department offers exceptional examples of 20th and 21st century design including both functional furniture and conceptual works. We are a dominant global force, unified by an acute understanding of the market and international collecting trends. Our expertise includes European Modernism and Art Deco, French, Italian and Nordic Design, International and American Aesthetic Movement and Arts and Crafts, American Modernism and Studio Craft, contemporary design, architecture, glass and ceramics.
Phillips conducts seasonal Design sales in New York, London and Hong Kong. Expertly presented and thoughtfully curated, our auctions bring together sought-after works by masters such as Carlo Mollino, Gio Ponti, Carlo Scarpa, Jean-Michel Frank, Charlotte Perriand, Finn Juhl and Shiro Kuramata.
We have achieved world record prices at auction for Lucie Rie, Jean Royère, Isamu Noguchi, Poul Henningsen and Marcel Coard as well as celebrated contemporary designers Marc Newson and Joris Laarman.
Our team seamlessly works together to expand our global, and continually growing, client base. In 2016, we welcomed new buyers from around the world, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Russia and the Middle East.
Phillips is committed to supporting modern and contemporary design across all facets of the wider arts community, through a global program of engagement with renowned institutions such as the Design Museum, London, the Victoria & Albert Museum and the VITRA Design Museum, Germany....
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