Modern Design Auction Preview: The Seventies

Modern Design Auction Preview: The Seventies

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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 seventies favorites:

Queen Anne Dining Set by Robert Venturi, Knoll International, 1979, Estimate 20-30,000


Chair and Ottoman
, attributed to Jacques Charpentier, France, c.1970 Estimate 4-6000

Occasional Table by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin, 1976. Estimate 2-3000

Custom Cabinets, Paul Evans for Directional, 1975, Estimate 7-9000

Chaise by Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin, 1970. Estimate $4-6000

Console by Charlotte Perriand, France, 1973, Estimate 7-9000

Candelabrum by Bjorn Winblad for Rosenthal. Denmark, 1975. Estimate 1-1500

Peppermill Collection, Set of Nineteen, Denmark, 1972. Estimate 1500-2000

See our picks from the Fifties here.
See our picks from the Sixties 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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