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Original abstract

Posted in sold on Saturday, September 14th, 2013 at 1:31 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: If you have a difficult or unusually shaped space or wall, this painting may be the ticket! The dimensions make it unusual, 19×94 in a new frame. Really interesting technique with raw canvas, ink and oil. It’s signed on the back side and I’m still trying…

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Large Abstract oil by Patricia Nelson

Posted in sold 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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Nessen Desk lamp

Posted in sold on Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 at 4:06 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  A beautiful 1960’s brass and enameled steel desk lamp by quality maker Nessen of New York. It has two swivelable shades each with their own switch.  The shades have recently been refinished in a sandy grey taupe. 0003 SOLD


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George Nelson Sofa

Posted in sold on Thursday, September 5th, 2013 at 1:12 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: Here’s a rare Sling Sofa designed by George Nelson for Herman Miller in the early sixties. It’s in great original condition with a perfect patina to the leather. These are really well made and comfortable. (I have one at home and love it) The sofa measures…

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Nicholas Takis oil

Posted in sold on Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 at 2:37 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  Here’s a really fun, very period oil painting by noted  New York artist, Nicholas Takis (1903-1965) circa mid-fifties. It’s  in its original frame which measures 22″x32″.  The painting is titled “Three musicians” and was sold through the Robbins Gallery in East Orange, NJ. SOLD

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Florence Knoll sofa

Posted in sold on Monday, August 26th, 2013 at 12:24 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  Here is a stunningly beautiful late fifties three-seat sofa with arms by Florence Knoll. One of my favorite designs of hers with exposed chrome steel frame and great upholstered lines. Just expertly and correctly upholstered by master upholsterer, Lalo Valdez in tweedy brown, black and grey…

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1960’s Mastercraft sideboard

Posted in sold on Saturday, August 24th, 2013 at 2:35 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: This is an amazing piece of furniture by Mastercraft in unusual materials. Circa late sixties from a fine east coast estate, it measures a whopping 100″ long! The top is three pieces of Stainless steel, the eight legs are polished aluminum as are the ornate “door…

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Amazing George Nelson CSS

Posted in sold on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 at 1:36 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  Definitely one of the best Herman Miller Comprehensive Storage Systems I’ve had. Very visually interesting with some fun elements. There are four anodized aluminum poles which adjust in length from 92″ to 102″  to accommodate many ceiling heights. If you have extra high ceilings, I have…

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Unusual carved unit

Posted in sold on Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 at 12:52 pm No Comments

VINTAGE: This is a new one for me. A tall armoire-type storage unit from Canada circa 1968. It’s made of walnut and has a nice rich patina. There are two large drawers with sculpted metal pulls which form the lower unit.  The upper piece has two smaller…

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Intriguing large oil

Posted in sold on Thursday, August 1st, 2013 at 2:05 pm No Comments

VINTAGE:  This is such a fun painting to study. It’s titled “Spring under glass” on the back side and was painted in 1956. The artist is Luis Eades (b. 1923) It features glass-house architecture, a figure tending potted plants in an envirenment along with light bulbs, hoses,…

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