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Modern Made auction Oct. 23 celebrates European design
LONDON – From pottery by Hans Coper to jewelry by Henning Koppel and furniture by John Makepeace, Lyon & Turnbull’s Modern Made auction on Oct. 23 brings to market important works from across the European design canon. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Italian designers rule in mid-century modern auction June 5
NEW YORK – Everything needed to decorate a room in mid-century modern décor is offered in an online auction that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Wednesday, June 5. Seating, cabinetry and lighting, many by renowned Italian designers of the era, are featured in this sale. Bid absentee or live online exclusively through LiveAuctioneers.
$70K sculpture tops Palm Beach Modern’s $1.7M auction
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The staff at Palm Beach Modern Auctions (PBMA) greeted a large and extremely motivated contingent of bidders at its June 2 Spring Modern Art & Design sale, and not surprisingly so. The attraction was one of the company’s finest-ever assemblages of modern and contemporary art, furniture and fine jewelry […]
Storage gets creative, thanks to changing decor trends
NEW YORK – Storage pieces are not what they used to be. Changes in home design and technology mean that boxy, old-fashioned armoires, dressers and china hutches are being re-purposed or are making room for cabinets, shelving and sideboards in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and styles.