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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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Monumental Cork lamp

Posted in for sale, lighting on Monday, September 30th, 2013 at 2:29 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: From the estate of a local artist…a rather large, 40″x24″x24″ table lamp by June Miller Grant of Long Beach circa late fifties. It has a wonderful, original nubby fabric shade over a cork and walnut base. There is a makers tag at the base. $445.-

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Malcolm Leland reliefs

Posted in art and objects, for sale on Friday, September 27th, 2013 at 1:13 pm No Comments

NEW: A Bfm exclusive directly from Malcolm Leland!  At age 90, these five “Malcolote” plaques are Leland’s latest. Each measures 9x9x2 and is mounted  to a wood backing for a floating effect. There will only be a limited amount of each plaque  produced by his nephew, Richard…

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Large Abstract oil by Patricia Nelson

Posted in art and objects, for sale on Saturday, September 14th, 2013 at 1:16 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: A really eye appealing, beautifully painted and large (44×67) original oil painting from the late fifties/early sixties signed P. Nelson. It is titled on the back side “Symbols of Spring” and the color  palette is in sync with the title. The frame is original to the…

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