Art and Design

December 8, 2021 11:00 EST
Location: Philadelphia

 

BROWSE LOTS

 

 

Freeman’s presents Art and Design, a sale of fine furniture, design, and artwork by some of the most sought-after names of 20thcentury artistic production, led by a selection of walnut George Nakashima furniture from private family collections. Collectors of 20th century furniture will also find chairs from Charles and Ray Eames, a Paul Evans coffee table, and works by Philip Lloyd Powell.

A highlight of the auction is a selection of four Tiffany Studios lamps from The Estate of Gabriele Lee; the sale also includes several works of the Studio’s signature blown favrile glass. Several elegant works of wrought iron design by Philadelphia master metalworker Samuel Yellin, many of them sketches for subsequent public works.

Art and Design features an ample selection of paintings, works on paper, and prints and multiples from highly sought-after artists, including four playful Takashi Murakami prints, two works by Alex Katz, a David Hockney catalogue and bookstand, Salvador Dalí’s Birth of Venus (Torso), and two Renoir prints, as well as highlights from esteemed Pennsylvania artists Edna Andrade and Warren Rohrer. 

 

Name: Lauren Colavita
Email: lcolavita@freemansauction.com

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20th Century Design (57)

Modern and Contemporary Art (54)

Photography & Photobooks (1)

 

Lot 101
Howard Finster (American, 1916-2001) Abigrilla

Sold for $1,134
Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500

Lot 111
Fantasy Double Pedestal Dining Table, circa 1970s

Sold for $1,512
Estimated at $800 - $1,200

 

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