SH144 - 20.21C Art and Design | Incl Australian Studio Ceramics and Modern Lalique

Auction Details

Tuesday 27 February 2018 at 6:00pmShapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, SydneyWoollahra Hotel Function Room, 116 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney

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Saturday 17 - Tuesday 27 February 2018 11:00am to 5:00pm
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    LOT 001

    Rud Thygesen and Johnny Sorensen (Danish)


    King Series Lounge Chair, designed 1969

    oak, rattan seat and back

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$1,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 70 cm width 61 cm
    • Labels: An identical chair was designed in 1969 by Thygesen and Sorensen and given to King Frederick IX of Danmark as a birthday gift when he turned 70 years old
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    LOT 002

    Borge Mogensen (Danish, 1914-1972)


    Danish Two Door Cabinet, designed 1952

    oak, having two doors enclosing adjustable shelves, with brass hardware

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$1,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 93 cm width 122 cm depth 44 cm
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    LOT 003

    Poul Henningsen (Danish, 1894-1967)


    PH4 1/2-4 Glass Pendant Light, designed c. 1930

    manufactured by Louis Poulsen, opal-glass shade suspended by brass light component, retains manufacturer's decal labels

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$540 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 25 cm diameter 38 cm
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    LOT 004

    Arne Jacobsen (Danish, 1902-1971)


    Swan Chair, designed 1958

    manufactured by Fritz Hansen, white leather upholstery, aluminium swivel base, retains manufacturer's decal label

    EST.$1,500 - $2,500Sold for$3,120 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 78 cm width 75 cm depth 50 cm
    • Labels: cf. for comparison Thau, Carsten and Vindum, Kjeld, Arne Jacobsen, Arkitekton, Copenhagen, 2008, p. 469
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    LOT 005

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898-1976)


    Four Armchairs, Model 45, designed 1947

    manufactured by Artek, each with laminated birch frame and cream cross-woven webbing, rattan armrests, retain manufacturer's labels (4)

    EST.$1,200 - $1,800Sold for$1,680 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 83 cm
    • Provenance: Anibou, Sydney
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    LOT 006

    Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898-1976)


    Pair of X-Leg Side tables, designed c. 1954

    manufactured by Artek, birch, each retains manufacturer's decal label (2)

    EST.$600 - $800Sold for$1,800 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 46 cm width 45 cm depth 45 cm
    • Provenance: Anibou, Sydney
    • Labels: cf. comparison Louna Lahti, Alvar Aalto: Designer, p. 101, 182-183
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    LOT 007

    Arne Jacobsen (Danish, 1902-1971)


    Egg Chair, designed 1958

    manufactured by Fritz Hansen, white leather upholstery, aluminium swivel base

    EST.$3,000 - $5,000Sold for$4,560 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 106 cm width 88 cm depth 70 cm
    • Labels: cf. for comparison Thau, Carsten and Vindum, Kjeld, Arne Jacobsen, Arkitekton, Copenhagen, 2008, p. 471-47
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    LOT 008

    Svend Middelboe (Danish)


    Pair of Corona Pendant Lights, c. 1965

    white and orange spun aluminium shades, retain decal labels (2)

    EST.$500 - $700Sold for$1,320 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 009

    Borge Mogensen (Danish, 1914-1972)


    Chest of Drawers, c. 1960

    manufactured by Karl Andersson and Soner, oak, having eight drawers, retains manufacturer's stamp

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$3,120 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 84 cm width 135 cm depth 54 cm
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    LOT 010

    Borge Mogensen (Danish, 1914-1972)


    Chest of Drawers, c. 1960

    manufactured by Karl Andersson and Soner, oak, having eight drawers, retains manufacturer's stamp

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$3,120 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 84 cm width 135 cm depth 54 cm
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    LOT 011

    Hans Jorgensen Wegner (Danish, 1914-2007)


    Three Seater Sofa, Model Ge-236, designed c. 1953

    manufactured by Getama, oak frame, upholstered in Kvadrat fabric

    EST.$3,500 - $5,500Sold for$6,600 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 77 cm width 220 cm depth 78 cm
    • Provenance: Great Dane, Sydney, c. 2010. Private Collection, NSW
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    LOT 012

    Vilhelm Lauritzen (Danish, 1894-1984)


    Two VL45 Radiohus Pendant Lights, c. 1940

    manufactured by Louis Poulsen, white opal glass and matt opal glass, with brushed brass fittings (2)

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$840 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 36 cm ; 30 cm
    • Labels: Designed c. 1940 for the Radiohuset building in Copenhagen
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    LOT 013

    Arne Jacobsen (Danish, 1902-1971)


    Egg Chair, designed 1958

    manufactured by Fritz Hansen, red wool upholstery, aluminium swivel base, retains manufacturer's decal label, together with matching footstool (2)

    EST.$4,000 - $6,000Sold for$3,000 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 106 cm width 88 cm depth 70 cm
    • Provenance: Shapiro Auctioneers, SH100 20/21C, 30/07/2014, lot 101
    • Labels: cf. for comparison Thau, Carsten and Vindum, Kjeld, Arne Jacobsen, Arkitekton, Copenhagen, 2008, p. 471-47
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    LOT 014

    Poul Kjaerholm (Danish, 1929 - 1980)


    PK 20 Lounge Chair, designed 1968

    manufactured by Fritz Hansen, cognac leather, matte chrome-plated steel, retains manufacturer's decal label

    EST.$2,000 - $4,000Sold for$5,040 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 93 cm width 80 cm depth 78 cm
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    LOT 016

    Gunni Omann (Danish)


    Sideboard, Model 13, c. 1960

    manufactured by Omann Jun, teak, four sliding doors above two long drawers

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,680 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 120 cm width 180 cm depth 45.5 cm
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    LOT 017

    John Mortensen (Danish)


    Dining Table, c. 1960

    manufactured by Heltborg, rosewood, the oval top above a X shape base, with two extension leaves

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$2,880 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 72 cm width 173 cm depth 114 cm
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    LOT 018

    Attributed to Arne Vodder (Danish, 1926-2009)


    Desk, c. 1970

    rosewood, having three short drawers, with open bookshelf and one drawer on reverse side, together with a Kai Kristiansen chair with black leatherette back and seat (2)

    EST.$1,000 - $1,500Sold for$1,080 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 73 cm width 140 cm depth 82 cm ; height 76 cm (chair)
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    LOT 019

    Arne Vodder (Danish, 1926-2009)


    Armchair, c. 1960

    manufactured by Fritz Hansen, cognac leather, black painted wooden legs

    EST.$400 - $600Sold for$1,200 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 020

    Kurt Norregaard and Poul Henningsen (Danish)


    LP Centrum Pendant Light, designed 1990

    manufactured by Louis Poulsen, white enamelled spun aluminium shade with cone top

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,440 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 125 cm
    • Labels: based on sketches by Poul Henningsen and the geometric design of the mathematical lituus curve. All the illuminated surfaces are reflected by the light at the same angle, resulting in both horizontal and vertical light emission
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    LOT 021

    Hans Jorgensen Wegner (Danish, 1914-2007)


    Four Seater Sofa, Model GE235/4, designed 1953

    manufactured by Getama, oak, brown wool cushions, retains manufacturer's stamp

    EST.$2,000 - $4,000Sold for$1,440 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 022

    Sigurd Ressel (Norwegian, b. 1920)


    Two Falcon Chairs, designed 1974

    manufactured by Vatne Mobler, wooden frame with canvas sling and light brown leather cushions, together with one matching footstool (3)

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$1,140 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 023

    Arne Jacobsen (Danish, 1902-1971)


    Egg Chair, designed 1958

    manufactured by Fritz Hansen, white leather upholstery, aluminium swivel base, base (A/F)

    EST.$2,000 - $3,000Sold for$4,200 Including Buyer's Premium
    • Measurements: height 106 cm width 88 cm depth 70 cm
    • Labels: cf. for comparison Thau, Carsten and Vindum, Kjeld, Arne Jacobsen, Arkitekton, Copenhagen, 2008, p. 471-47
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    LOT 024

    Poul Henningsen (Danish, 1894-1967)


    Three PH 4/3 Pendant Lights, c. 1965

    manufactured by Louis Poulsen, orange and white spun aluminium shades, each lamp retains manufacturer's decal label 'Louis Poulsen type 117093' (3) (A/F)

    EST.$700 - $900Sold for$780 Including Buyer's Premium
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    LOT 025

    Illum Wikkelso (Danish, 1919-1999)


    Pair of Capella Armchairs, designed 1959

    manufactured by N. Eilersen, teak, chocolate brown leather cushions, each retains manufacturer's decal label (2)

    EST.$800 - $1,200Sold for$1,440 Including Buyer's Premium