Wright is the premier auction house specializing in modern and contemporary design and champions the retaining of Modern Architecture in America. Their upcoming auction is not an exception and includes highlights such as rare designs from Pierre Jeanneret, PK 11 dining chairs by Poul Kjaerholm and a detailed display cabinet by Gio Ponti. Barnebys have also picked out a few of our favorites from the upcoming auction. We are certain that you will find a lot of amazing pieces, just as we have!

PIERRE JEANNERET sofa from the High Court, Chandigarh France/India, c. 1955-1956 upholstery, teak, leather 64 w x 32 d x 33 h inches. Low estimate 30 000 USD. Pierre Jeanneret sofa from the High Court, ChandigarhFrance/India, c. 1955-1956 upholstery, teak, leather64 w 32 d 33 h inches literature: Le Corbusier Pierre Jeanneret: The Indian Adventure, Design-Art-Architecture, Touchaleaume and Moreau. Low estimate 30 000 USD.

Lova Creation rare four-part coffee tableBelgium, c. 1980 etched brass, enameled steel51 w 51 d 13.25 h inches Table is comprised of four elements each measuring 25.5 w x 25.5 d x 13.25 h inches. Low estimate 15 000 USD. Lova Creation rare four-part coffee tableBelgium, c. 1980 etched brass, enameled steel51 w 51 d 13.25 h inches Table is comprised of four elements each measuring 25.5 w x 25.5 d x 13.25 h inches. Low estimate 15 000 USD.

Petroleum Club of Houston chandelierUSA, c. 1963 hand-hammered aluminum, Venini wheel-carved glass64 dia x 32 h inches Sold with smaller tier (not shown) measuring: 43 dia x 30 h inches.The Petroleum Club of Houston was designed by architect George Pierce and interior designer William Parker McFadden. Inspired by the geography and history of oil fields, the color of the glass shades reflects the opalescence of petroleum while the silver frames are reminiscent of early oil-burning lamps. Made with high-quality materials, McFadden commissioned Venini to create the wheel-carved shades for the chandeliers. Low estimate 15 000 USD. Petroleum Club of Houston chandelierUSA, c. 1963 hand-hammered aluminum, Venini wheel-carved glass64 dia x 32 h inches Sold with smaller tier (not shown) measuring: 43 dia x 30 h inches.The Petroleum Club of Houston was designed by architect George Pierce and interior designer William Parker McFadden. Inspired by the geography and history of oil fields, the color of the glass shades reflects the opalescence of petroleum while the silver frames are reminiscent of early oil-burning lamps. Made with high-quality materials, McFadden commissioned Venini to create the wheel-carved shades for the chandeliers. Low estimate 15 000 USD.

Poul Kjaerholm PK 11 chairs, set of sixE. Kold ChristensenDenmark, 1957 matte chrome-plated steel, oak, leather25 w 18 d 25.75 h inches Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to underside of each example: [Denmark]. Signed with partial applied distributor's label to underside of four examples: [Sold by Georg Jensen, Inc.]. Low estimate 20 000 USD. Poul Kjaerholm PK 11 chairs, set of sixE. Kold ChristensenDenmark, 1957 matte chrome-plated steel, oak, leather25 w 18 d 25.75 h inches Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to underside of each example: [Denmark]. Signed with partial applied distributor's label to underside of four examples: [Sold by Georg Jensen, Inc.]. Low estimate 20 000 USD.
Ettore Sottsass candlesticks, set of threeSwid PowellItaly, c. 1985 silver-plate3.5 w 3.25 d 12 h inches Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to each example: [Swid Powell Silver Plate Made in Italy]. Stamped manufacturer's mark to underside of two examples: [Silver Plate Made in Italy]. Low estimate 1 000 USD. Ettore Sottsass candlesticks, set of threeSwid PowellItaly, c. 1985 silver-plate3.5 w 3.25 d 12 h inches Signed with impressed manufacturer's mark to each example: [Swid Powell Silver Plate Made in Italy]. Stamped manufacturer's mark to underside of two examples: [Silver Plate Made in Italy]. Low estimate 1 000 USD.
Edward Wormley magazine tree, model 4765DunbarUSA, 1947 maple, walnut28 w 16 d 24.5 h inches Signed with branded manufacturer's mark to underside: [Dunbar Modern]. Low estimate 2 000 USD. Edward Wormley magazine tree, model 4765DunbarUSA, 1947 maple, walnut28 w 16 d 24.5 h inches Signed with branded manufacturer's mark to underside: [Dunbar Modern]. Low estimate 2 000 USD.

Flemming Lassen, attribution lounge chairDenmark, c. 1935 sheepskin, stained beech35 w 37 d 37 h inches. Low estimate 3 000 USD. Flemming Lassen, attribution lounge chairDenmark, c. 1935 sheepskin, stained beech35 w 37 d 37 h inches. Low estimate 3 000 USD.

Edward Wormley cabinet, model 5464DunbarUSA, c. 1950 stained mahogany, marble, brass52 w 24 d 40.25 h inches Cabinet features three drawers and one tambour door concealing storage. Signed with applied green metal manufacturer's label to drawer: [Dunbar Berne, Indiana] Low estimate 5 000 USD. Edward Wormley cabinet, model 5464DunbarUSA, c. 1950 stained mahogany, marble, brass52 w 24 d 40.25 h inches Cabinet features three drawers and one tambour door concealing storage. Signed with applied green metal manufacturer's label to drawer: [Dunbar Berne, Indiana] Low estimate 5 000 USD.
Cedric Hartman floor lamps, pairCedric Hartman, Inc.USA, c. 1970 brass, acrylic11 w 13 d 35.5 h inches Signed with cast manufacturer's mark to underside of each example: [Cedric Hartman Made in USA]. Low estimate 3 000 USD. Cedric Hartman floor lamps, pairCedric Hartman, Inc.USA, c. 1970 brass, acrylic11 w 13 d 35.5 h inches Signed with cast manufacturer's mark to underside of each example: [Cedric Hartman Made in USA]. Low estimate 3 000 USD.

Milo Baughman pair of lounge chairs, model B-1739 and ottomanThayer CogginUSA, c. 1967 upholstery, enameled steel28.5 w 41 d 28 h inches Ottoman measures: 28.5 w x 23 d x 13.5 h inches. Low estimate 10 000 USD. Milo Baughman pair of lounge chairs, model B-1739 and ottomanThayer CogginUSA, c. 1967 upholstery, enameled steel28.5 w 41 d 28 h inches Ottoman measures: 28.5 w x 23 d x 13.5 h inches. Low estimate 10 000 USD.

 

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