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R. Chase oil

Posted in art and objects, for sale on Monday, March 17th, 2014 at 1:55 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: San Diego muralist, Richard Gabriel Chase (1919-2007) has major works in public buildings scattered throughout San Diego county. His smaller works occasionally pop up and this is a really nice abstract, beautifully painted on board circa early sixties in its original frame. It measures 26×44 inches….

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Florence Knoll table

Posted in for sale, tables on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 2:38 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: Simple elegance. Florence Knoll was a master in this. She intended her designs to be a compliment Knoll’s “stars” such as Saarinen, Sorensen, Mies van der Rhoe and Bellman. But they shine just as brightly if not more so. This beautiful Calcutta marble and stainless steel…

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Fun mid-fifties table lamp

Posted in for sale, lighting on Thursday, February 20th, 2014 at 1:47 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: I’m kinda partial to these optimistic free-form lamps of the period. This one has a wonderful abstract sculptural element going on and it is finished very typically in dark brown with gold “spider webbing” overlay. The remainder of the lamp is solid brass. I had a…

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Hans Wegner rocking chair

Posted in for sale, seating on Saturday, February 1st, 2014 at 5:23 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: Designed in 1944 by Hans Wegner is this J-16 rocking chair for Kvist Mobler of Denmark. It was just brought in by the original owners who purchased it at Scan Furniture in San Diego thirty years ago. It is in great condition and the rush seat and Beechwood…

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Incredible wall-leaning unit

Posted in for sale, storage on Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 at 1:21 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: This is a delightful rarity. A free standing unit that simply leans against the wall for stability. Designed mid-fifties in Denmark by William Watting. This beauty came to me via a retired UCSD professor who purchased it originally at the famous Carol Sagar Modern Design store…

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Kurt Stell painting

Posted in features, for sale on Friday, December 20th, 2013 at 5:32 pm No Comments

A 36×24 acrylic painting by local artist Kurt Stell depicting the facade of the American Cement Co. building in Los Angeles. Sculptural “X” elements designed by Malcolm Leland. The building was completed in 1964. $1,850.-

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Danish Teak bed or sofa side cabinet

Posted in for sale, storage, tables on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 at 4:16 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  A very usable little cabinet from the mid-sixties with two shallow drawers and an open space. Great alongside your sofa or bed. $375.-

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Danish Teak display cabinet

Posted in for sale, storage, tables on Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 at 2:32 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: Circa late sixties. A pretty and very usable glass fronted display cabinet in Teak. It features two Teak framed sliding glass doors over two bays with adjustable shelves inside. The back side of the cabinet has a foil tag reading “H P Hansen” The whole thing…

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Pair Rosewood side tables

Posted in for sale, tables on Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 at 4:27 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: Just beautiful and lively graining on this pretty pair of mid-sixties Scandinavian end tables. They are in very good condition but each top has rings. Happily the wood is so dark that they are lessened visually. Each measures 18x18x18. $775.- for the pair.

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Saarinen Womb Chair

Posted in for sale, seating on Thursday, October 31st, 2013 at 2:11 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  Here’s a nice early Eero Saarinen Womb Chair for Knoll – distinguished by its early glides. The original owner had the chair expertly recovered within the past year but had to move to tighter quarters and couldn’t fit the chair in. The upholstery is a nubby…

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