modern classics | place your bid!

Some of the world’s most recognized original modern classics are going up for auction by Wright on March 29th.  The items below (my favorite picks) can be found here.  Save your bones, place your bids, and cross your fingers for luck to add one of these timeless pieces to your collection.

Charles Pollock, Sling chairs model 657, from Knoll, USA 1964

Paul Evans, Cityscape cabinet, USA 1975

George Nakashima, Conoid dining chairs, USA 1987

Greta Magnusson Grossman, Grasshopper floor lamps, Sweden 1950

Gio Ponti, lounge chairs, Italy c. 1959, estimated. $20,000-$30,000!

George Nelson & Associates, Thin Edge nightstands model 5207, from Herman Miller, USA 1952

Greta Magnusson Grossman, Dining Chairs, Sweden c. 1952

Russel Wright, flatware for the Metropolitan Museum of Art, USA c. 1933/1987

Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret, pair of armchairs from the High Cort, Chandigarh. India and France c. 1955 estimated $20-30k

George Nelson & Associates, Bronze Group coffee table, from Herman Miller, USA 1964

Charles and Ray Eames, radio model 588A, from Knoll, USA 1946

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