"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"
Circular Occasional Table Attributed to Osvaldo Borsani Italy c. 1947
Walnut table featuring a wide pedestal base with incised vertical lines. Circular top with beautifully figured wood and elegant outside lip. This table was custom made for a home in Milano that featured many Borsani pieces and is believed to have also been designed by him. h. 21.5 diam. 35"
Solid Birch pedestal form supporting a square top rounded corners and a blue laminate top surface. This table is possibly a unique creation. Provenance: Hudspeth Estate, Prineville, OR. h. 17” w. 36” d. 36”
Very good original condition. Some scuffs to wood finish, but overall very nice.
Studio-Made Cocktail Table with Ceramic Top by Roger Capron France c. 1966
Handmade low table with great proportions. Walnut frame with rounded corners, and ceramic design inset onto the top depicting a graphic flower. Signature in the ceramic. *2nd matching table available. h. 13" w. 38.5" d. 26.75"
Excellent condition. Minor wear, consistent with age.
“Reclining Nude” Low Table by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne USA, c. 1972
A unique variant of a very rare form. Cast mixed metals with an unusual black and gold-metal finish. Although this piece is not from a numbered edition, the LaVernes never produced more than 6 examples of any cast design. This is the first example to come on the market of a LaVerne cast piece that was not executed in bronze. h. 16” w. 56” d. 31”
Condition: The base is in excellent original condition, having only been recently cleaned and maintaining its original finish. The glass top is newly made using the original template.
Published: Sculpture II, The Art of Philip LaVerne. Gallery produced catalog. Pg. 32
Nest of Three “Cloudy” Tables by Arriau France 2018
Set of 3 studio-built, brass cloud-form tables of varying height and scale. Table tops of cut brass and fractured inset Lapis Lazuli. These tables are completely crafted by hand in France. Table 1: h. 13” w. 34” d. 34” Table 2: h. 17.75” w. 31.75” d. 23” Table 3: h. 16” w. 38.5” d. 27.5” Overall Dimensions: h. 17.75” w. 72” d. 48”
Unique Cluster Cocktail Table by Arriau France 2017
Pedestal table of brass with polished and acid-etched patterning to the surface. Organic shape, with an extraordinary cluster of perfectly clear amethyst bursting out from the center. h. 16" w. 55" d. 39"
Rare "Viola" Cocktail Table by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne USA c. 1970
Bronze table top with finely-cut abstract design around a center image of a viola. Enameled color to the top and sculptural legs. Artist signed on top with custom-cut glass allowing for full usage. h. 17.5" d. 35" w. 39"
Rare & Early Cocktail Table by Pietro Chiesa for Fontana Arte Italy c. 1941
Elegant low table on pedestal base. Cloud-shaped wood structure with thick, mirrored inset top. All wood elements are ebonized. Very good vintage condition. Wood has been touched up and polished. Losses of silver to mirror top. Illustrated in "Arredamento," by Guglielmo Ulrich, publisher, Görlich, plate 2. h. 22.25" w. 43" d. 31.25"
“Generation,” Sculptural Table by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne USA c. 1964
One of only two examples ever made of this table. An extraordinary sculptural creation, exploring several of the techniques the LaVernes were known to employ. Two cast bronze figures, connected at bottom and mid-point by abstract bronze base and table top. The cast elements were done with a lost wax method. Both flat planes have beautiful torched surfaces. One example of this table is pictured (without the bottom base) on the cover of “Philip & Kelvin LaVerne: Sculpture III.” h1. 19" h2. 36” w. 66” d. 24”
"Tris," Nest of Three Tables by Ghiró Studio Italy 2017
Studio-made tables with solid brass legs, trim and under-plates. Inset, colored glass tops that have been hand-carved from the underside. Dark purple color with silver inset. Each table is signed. Table 1 - h. 17.75" diam. 28.25" Table 2 - h. 14.75" diam. 23" Table 3 - h. 11.75" diam. 18.5"
Limited Edition "Moore" Cocktail Table by Alexandre Logé France 2010
Studio made base of massive bronze sculpture form inspired by the work of Henry Moore. This piece is all handmade with a unique patina that is also hand applied by the artist. This table can take many different sizes and shapes of glass tops. Offered in an edition of 8, every piece will be signed and numbered. Allow 12-15 weeks lead time. Base h. 14.5" w. 37" d. 28.5 Glass top 54" x 40"
Rare cocktail table of teakwood with great structural details. Top comprised of two glass panels with open center. Lower slanted panels for storing magazines, etc. Signed on underside. A fantastic design. *Published: Ico Parisi: & architecture. Pg. 221. h. 15.5" w. 31" d. 31"
Excellent condition. Wood has recently been refinished. Glass seems to be original.