SH139 - 20.21C Art and Design | Including a Collection of Hylton Nel Ceramics

Auction Details

Tuesday 19 September 2017 at 6:00pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen Street, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

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Saturday 09 - Tuesday 19 September 2017 11:00am to 5:00pm
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  • 195_1
    LOT 195

    Hans Wegner (Danish, 1914-2007)


    Set of Four Dining Chairs, Model CH30, designed c. 1950

    manufactured by Carl Hansen & Sons Mobelfabrik, oak, black leatherette seats (4)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$2,040 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 196_1
    LOT 196

    Pietro Chiesa (Italian. 1892-1948)


    Luminator Floor Lamp, designed 1933

    manufactured by Fontana Arte, nickel-plated brass finish

    EST.$800 - $1,200
  • 197 meuble
    LOT 197

    Gordon Andrews (Australian, 1914-2001)


    Rondo Chair, designed c. 1969

    manufactured by Pongrass, with internal fibreglass structure, pale orange upholstery, raised on spun aluminium base

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800
    • Measurements: height 84 cm
    • Labels: This version of the Rondo chair was designed by Gordon Andrews and Marion Hall Best in 1969 for the interiors of the Hyatt Kingsgate Hotel. Marion used the seating shell from Gordon Andrews, to which she fitted a trumpet shaped aluminium base. 200 of these chairs were specially made for the Kingsgate project, with matching footstools.
    • Reference: Cf. for comparison the Marion Hall Best Collection, Sydney Living Museums, Caroline Simpson Library and Research Collection, L93/2. Literature: Catriona Quinn, Sydney Style. Marion Hall Best/Interior Designer, Historic Houses Trust of NSW, 1993
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  • 198_1
    LOT 198

    Bruno Mathsson (Swedish, 1907-1988)


    Two Eva Armchairs, 1976

    manufactured by Firma Karl Mathsson, birch frames, beige webbing, each retains manufacturer's label (2)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 199_1
    LOT 199

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898-1976)


    Pair of Armchairs, Model 45, designed 1947

    manufactured by Artek, birch frames, cross-woven webbing and rattan armrests (2)

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 82 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Anibou, Sydney, c. 1997
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  • 200_1
    LOT 200

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898-1976)


    Four Bar Stools, Model K65 designed 1935

    manufactured by Artek, bent birch plywood (4)

    EST.$300 - $500Sold for$1,800 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 201_1
    LOT 201

    Johannes Hammerborg (Danish)


    Saturn Pendant Light, c. 1960

    manufactured by Fog & Morup, copper and black enamelled metal shade, copper and black enamelled metal pendant light (2)

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$600 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 203_1
    LOT 203

    Attributed to Jindrich Halabala (Czech, 1903-1978)


    Pair of Armchairs, c. 1940

    with dark grey wool upholstery (2)

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$2,400 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 86 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Copeland and De Soos, Woollahra, 1991
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  • 205_1
    LOT 205

    Danish Cabinet


    c. 1960

    rosewood, having two doors enclosing shelves, together with a matching chest of drawers (2)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,920 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 72.5 cm width 100 cm depth 43 cm
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  • 206_1
    LOT 206

    Pair of Danish Cabinets


    c. 1960

    rosewood, each having two short drawers above a pair of doors (2)

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$960 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 84.5 cm width 100 cm depth 50 cm
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  • 207_1
    LOT 207

    Pierre Vandel (French)


    Side Table, c. 1970

    burgundy lacquered aluminium frame with gold foil banding, bevelled glass top, labelled 'Pierre Vandel Paris'

    EST.$600 - $800
    • Measurements: height 38.5 width 91.5 cm depth 91.5 cm ; height 31.5 width 83.5 cm depth 90.5 cm
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  • 208_1
    LOT 208

    Pierre Vandel (French)


    Three Side Tables, c. 1970

    cream lacquered aluminium frames with gold foil banding, bevelled glass tops, labelled 'Pierre Vandel Paris' (3)

    EST.$500 - $700
  • 209_1
    LOT 209

    Pierre Vandel (French)


    Tea Trolley, c. 1970

    lacquered aluminium frame with gold finish and gold foil banding, grey glass top and lower shelf, labelled 'Pierre Vandel Paris'

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 58 cm width 80.5 cm depth 41 cm
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  • 210_1
    LOT 210

    Maison Meilleur, Paris


    Four Wall Sconces

    textured and hammered metal, with parchment shades  (4)

    EST.$600 - $900Sold for$720 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 30 cm width 33 cm
    • Provenance: Purchased from Maison Meilleur, Paris
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  • 211_1
    LOT 211

    Scandinavian Sofa


    c. 1970

    manufactured by Illums Bolighus, red leather, retains manufacturer's label

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$3,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 65.5 cm width 188.5 cm depth 82 cm
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  • 212_1
    LOT 212

    Severin Hansen (Danish)


    Nest of Tables, c. 1960

    manufactured by Haslev, Brazilian rosewood, comprising three graduated tables, retains manufacturer's label

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 55 cm width 57 cm depth 37 cm
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  • 213_1
    LOT 213

    Attributed to Johannes Hammerborg (Danish)


    Pendant Light, c. 1965

    probably manufactured by Fog & Morup, copper and black enamelled metal shade

    EST.$400 - $600
  • 214_1
    LOT 214

    Sigurd Ressel (Norwegian, b. 1920)


    Two Falcon Chairs, designed c. 1974

    manufactured by Vatne Mobler, brown leather upholstery, retain manufacturer's decal labels

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$2,880 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 216_1
    LOT 216

    Hans Wegner (Danish, 1914-2007)


    Pair of Pendant Suspension Lights, Model JH 604, c. 1970

    manufactured by Louis Poulsen, white spun aluminium shades and brushed steel, with porcelain fittings, retain decal labels (2)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: diameter 51 cm
    • Labels: Model presented at The Copenhagen Cabinetmakers' Guild Exhibition at Design Museum Denmark, in 1963
    • **Inspection by appointment
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  • 217_1
    LOT 217

    Pair of Danish Bedside Tables


    c. 1960

    teak, each having a drawer and a low shelf (2)

    EST.$500 - $700
    • Measurements: height 53 cm width 43 cm depth 32 cm
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  • 60 stool AA
    LOT 218

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898-1976)


    Stool, Model 60, designed 1933

    manufactured by Artek, bent birch plywood, retains Finmar label

    EST.$200 - $300Sold for$312 Including Buyer's Premium
  • 219_1
    LOT 219

    Arne Vodder (Danish, 1926-2009)


    Low Cabinet, c. 1955

    rosewood, having two long drawers

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$960 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 55 cm width 70 cm depth 30 cm
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  • 2 arms lamp 220
    LOT 220

    Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina (Italian, b. 1951 and 1935)


    Tolomeo Sospensione, designed c. 1986

    manufactured by Artemide, polished aluminium, two articulated arms, in original box

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$960 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: approx. height 120 cm length 150 cm
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  • 221_113
    LOT 221

    Poul Henningsen (Danish, 1894-1967)


    Pair of PH5 Pendant Lights, designed c. 1958

    manufactured by Louis Poulsen, red, blue and white spun aluminium shades, retain decal labels 'Louis Poulsen' (2)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$2,040 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 27 cm diameter 50 cm
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