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Tag: Adolf Loos

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    Vienna and the Modern Movement

    The Vienna Secession art movement was formed at the end of the 19th century by a group of Austrian painters, architects, and sculptors who wanted to modernize Austrian art. Stair presents the works of prominent architects and furniture makers from the Vienna Secessionist and Modern Design movements in their upcoming…

    Thonet Bentwood Cradle
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    RESULTS | Christie’s Design Sale Achieves $6.7 Million

    (From left to right) JUDY KENSLEY MCKIE (B. 1944), Two ‘Jaguar’ Benches, 1992, numbers 1 and 2 from the edition of 12 plus 4 artist’s proofs, patinated bronze, Price Realized: $375,000. CHRISTOPHER DRESSER (1834-1904), Rare and Important Teapot, circa 1879, manufactured by James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, electroplated…

    RESULTS | Christie’s Design Sale Achieves $6.7 Million
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    RELEASE | Christie’s Announces December Design Sale Including Rare Frank Lloyd Wright Chairs

    (From left to right) JEAN ROYÈRE (1902-1981), ‘Ours Polaire’ Armchair, circa 1958, sapele, velvet upholstery, $180,000 – 220,000; FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT (1867-1959), Two Important Chairs from the Ward W. Willits House, Highland Park, Illinois, circa 1902, executed by John W. Ayers, Co., stained white oak, fabric upholstery, $200,000 – 300,000…

    RELEASE - Christie’s Announces December Design Sale Including Rare Frank Lloyd Wright Chairs