Johnny Swing, Murmuration, 2012 Johnny Swing, Murmuration, 2012

A knockout piece from the sale was the sale was the Murmuration seat. Designed by Johnny Swing, the welded nickel and stainless steel Murmuration sold for an incredible $90 000, making it one of the top selling piece of the sale. Despite the stellar price, it did narrowly miss out on the low end of its $100 000 to $150 000 estimate. The piece was a key feature at the Four Seasons restaurant.

The Pool Room at the Four Seasons The Pool Room at the Four Seasons


But the undisputed star of the sale at Wright was Emil Antonucci's Four Seasons bronze sign. Estimated to sell for $5 000 to $7 000, the hammer came down at an incredible $96 000. The sale of the sign will benefit the Canadian Centre for Architecture.