Collection by Kelsey Keith

Shopping Mass Modern Auction at Wright

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Chicago-based auction house Wright is well-regarded for its 20th-century furniture sales—and for discoveries of underrated modern craft. We've rounded up our top ten picks from the 2014 Mass Modern sale, many of which are available with no reserve (look for the piggy bank icon next to the estimated sale price).

The Mass Modern auction at Wright opens on June 12, 2014 at 10am EST.

Between young Norwegian designers taking over the Milan Furniture Fair and an impressive exhibition on antique…
Dieter Rams for a song: his circa-1961 HL1 desk fan for Braun, which is in working order, is estimated at $500-$700.…
Fans of designer Charles Pollock will be into this pair of camel leather-upholstered office chairs designed by Pollock…
Ettore Sottsass's influence is everywhere in 2014, from saturated colors to postmodern silhouettes to a retrospective…
American designer Paul McCobb's travertine-topped coffee table from the Irwin Collection (check out the corresponding…
Joe Colombo—whose exuberant, often plastic, always mod creations solidified his reputation as a go-to midcentury…
Raymond Loewy, also known as the godfather of industrial design, designed this hot little laminate DF-2000 valet…
Danish furniture designer Børge Mogensen was one of a handful responsible for crafting the "Danish modern" look so…
Stephen Frykholm's Summer Picnic posters for Herman Miller, a set of five designed between 1971 and 1981, is estimated…
Ever hankered for a piece of Alvar Aalto? Consider the Finnish architect's birch plywood shelving, a set of four…
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