Modern Design Auction Preview: The Sixties

Modern Design Auction Preview: The Sixties

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Janel Laban
Mar 27, 2008

Wright Auction House is holding the Modern Design auction this Sunday, March 30 at noon sharp. We've been poring over the auction catalog and choosing our picks from the fifties, sixties and seventies. Take a look below for photos, links and estimated prices for our sixties favorites:

Nightstands by Tommi Parzinger, USA, 1960. Estimate 15-20000

Floor Lamp by Tommi Parzinger, USA, 1960. Estimate 4-6000

Cabinet by Tommi Parzinger, USA, 1960. Estimate 10-15000

Plank Headboard by George Nakashima, USA, 1968. Estimate 7-9000

Set of 4 Pendants by Paolo Venini, Italy 1960. Estimate 4-6000.

Pulcini by Peter Pelzl, Italy, 1960. Estimate 2-3000

Secretary by George Nelson for Herman Miller, USA, 1960. Estimate 7-9000

Table Lamps by Carol Nason, Italy, 1969. Estimate 5-7000.


See our picks from the Fifties here.

The Modern Design auction takes place this Sunday, March 30 at noon. Wright Auction House is located at 1440 West Hubbard Street in Chicago. Viewing is open now from 10am-5pm daily. All info is here.

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