Shopping Mass Modern Auction at Wright
for a song: his circa-1961
HL1 desk fan
for Braun, which is in working order, is estimated at $500-$700. (No reserve.)
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Fans of designer
will be into this
pair of camel leather-upholstered office chairs
designed by Pollock for Knoll, estimated to net between $700 and $900. (No reserve.) The upholstery resembles the chair he designed for Bernhardt in 2012 and the chair itself is a classic in the midcentury modern canon.
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—whose exuberant, often plastic, always mod creations solidified his reputation as a go-to midcentury designer—is represented in Mass Modern with some great lighting pieces, including his
Topo table lamp
from 1970. Estimate $700-$900 (no reserve).
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, also known as the godfather of industrial design, designed this hot little
laminate DF-2000 valet cabinet
for the French Compagnie d'Esthetique Industrielle in 1960. Estimate is $1,000-$1,500 (no reserve).
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Danish furniture designer Børge Mogensen was one of a handful responsible for crafting the "Danish modern" look so prevalent throughout the 20th century. His
teak dining table, model 162
, is expected to net between $1,000 and $1,500—a real bargain if you encounter few other bidders.
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