"Talisman," Rare Cocktail Table Bases by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne United States c. 1964
Rare architectural bronze & pewter bases ideally suited to support a glass top to create a single cocktail table. All four pieces feature Asian motifs symbolizing "happiness" & "longevity", each with artist signature. h. 16" w. 10" d. 10"
Rare Dining/ Writing Table by Osvaldo Borsani Italy c. 1941
Model #5520, produced by Arredamenti Borsani Varedo. Solid walnut frame with soft-sculpted side edges. The top has inset solid rosewood fretwork and original “securit” glass with silver-gilded edges. This is a very special and rare table. h. 30" w. 78.5" d. 39"
Published: Osvaldo Borsani – architect, designer, entrepreneur. Giampiero Bosoni. Pg 591 Exhibited: An example of this table was shown at the Osvaldo Borsani Retrospective at the Triennale Museum, Milano in 2018.
5-Light Floor Lamp in the manner of Arredoluce Italy c. 1948
Dark wood pole and oxidized brass base and mounts with great detailing. 5 brass arms extend out and end in candelabra sockets. Newly made paper shade. All sockets and wiring have recently been replaced. h. 71" diam. (shade) 26"
3-Light Pendant by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte Italy c. 1960
Model #2210, 3-light pendant. Smokey-gray glass panels with frosted-glass cylindrical shades. Each shade conceals one standard size Edison socket. Oxidized brass mounts & ceiling plate. All sockets and wiring have been recently replaced. Drop heights of each pendant can be adjusted. *A second example is available with slightly darker glass panels. h. 41" diam. 22"
Published: Fontana Arte 6 - manufacturer's catalog, pg. 44-45.
Rare tabletop 3-tier candy dish. Circular white marble base with beveled edge. Oxidized brass center pole supporting 3 lacquered metal cups. Stilnovo sticker affixed to inside of 1 cup. h. 26” diam. 8.5”
Very good original condition. Some paint loss, and significant remnants to original sticker. Brass is oxidized.
Rare Paavo Tynell 8-Light Chandeliers Finland c. 1948
Model #9029/8, brass structures with unusual detailing and brass-mesh leaves. Each chandelier features 8 arms ending with a standard edison socket surrounded by original gold-hued glass shades. These fixtures have recently been rewired and cleaned, and both are signed. Priced individually, but available as a pair as well. h. 40" diam. 31"
No. 12246, Floor Lamp by Angelo Lelli for Arredoluce Italy c. 1948
Adjustable floor lamp with leather wrapped standard that adjusts up or down. Top arm pivots and extends. An early experimental model with a fantastic knuckle mechanism. Signed on underside of base. Published: Arredoluce- Catalogue Raisiné, 1943-1987 Pg. 117 & 278 h. 61.5" w. 38” diam. 20"
Very good condition with some breaks to the brass base. Metal has been polished, new wiring and socket and new paper shade.