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    Design

    Wright presents Design, a highly vetted sale featuring work by some of the most influential designers, artists, and architects of the 20th -century. Collectors can bid on rare dining set by Kem Weber for the Grand Rapids Chair Company. The lacquered wood and upholstered dining set (circa 1928) describes Weber’s…

    George Nakashima Cushion armchairs, pair and ottoman/auctiondaily
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    From Medici to Montici. Richard Blow and the Modern Pietre Dure

    Wright presents a collection of works by Richard Blow in the upcoming From Medici to Montici: Richard Blow and the Modern Pietre Dure Auction. American artist Richard Blow contributed to modern painting techniques, particularly in the revitalization of Pietre dure. This antiquated Italian technique helped connect skilled artisans and brought modern…

    From Medici to Montici. Richard Blow and the Modern Pietre Dure
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    20th Century Art

    “Pop Art is all about liking things.” Andy Warhol, the figurehead of the visual art movement and author of this quote, gave the world many artistic masterpieces. The 20th Century Art auction offered by Wright Auctions presents two of Warhol’s most iconic creations: a screen print of Marilyn Monroe and…

    20th Century Art
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    Memphis Design

    Memphis Design was an inspiring group of 20th-century Italian designers and architects who created interior unlike any other in their time. Ettore Sottsass, the founder of the group, challenged notions of structure and straight lines with unique symmetries of furniture. While the pieces were deemed inequivalent and ridiculous, few admirers…

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    Converso Modern

    To be able to recognize major art pieces and historic objects, which are otherwise overlooked, is a quality. Lawrence Converso is someone who possesses such an instinctive trait. Converso Modern by Wright Auctions is a look into his stellar collection of modern designs and objects, as every piece has its…

    Karl Benjamin/auctionDaily