Modern Decorative Art + Design

14 Dec 2017, starting at 14:00 EST.

lots

Pierre Jeanneret (1896-1967) Library Tablecirca 1955teak, sissooheight 28 1/4in (71.5cm); width 96 1/4in (244.5cm); depth 48 1/4in (122.5cm)

Pierre Chareau (1883-1950) Pair of Fauteuilscirca 1924model MF172, sycamore later applied with stain, upholsteryheight 26 1/2in (67cm); depth 35in (88cm)

Tiffany Studios (1880-1930) Vasecirca 1919blue Favrile glass, engraved '1039 147.N. L.C. Tiffany-Inc-Favrile'height 10in (25cm); diameter 3 1/2in (9.5cm)

Tiffany Studios (1899-1919) Table Lampcirca 1910Damascene Favrile glass, brass, engraved L.C. Tiffany-Favrileheight 17 1/2in (44.5cm); diameter of shade 10 1/2in (27cm)

W.A.S. Benson (1854-1924) Ceiling Lightcirca 1900copper, brass, vaseline glass shades by James Powell, two shades engraved 'Rg.290976', each sconce and armature stamped 'WAS BENSON'height 30in (76cm); width 15in (38cm); depth 15in (38cm)

Archibald Knox (1864-1933) Tudric Clockcirca 1902model 097, for Liberty & Co., pewter, abalone, stamped 'TUDRIC 097' height 14 1/2in (37cm); width 7 1/2in (19cm); depth 5 1/2in (14cm)

Samuel Yellin (1884-1940) Log Holder1933wrought-iron, stamped 'E.F.A. J.C.A. SAMUEL YELLIN'height 15 1/4in (39cm); width 22in (56cm); depth 16in (41cm)

Samuel Yellin (1884-1940) Floor Candlestick1933wrought-iron, stamped 'SAMUEL YELLIN 1933'height 48 1/2in (123cm); width 18 1/2in (47cm)

Samuel Yellin (1884-1940) Floor Lamp1933wrought iron, mica, stamped 'Samuel Yellin' and 'To R.E.F. 1933'height 69 1/2 (176.5cm); width 24in (61cm)

Tiffany & Co. (EST. 1837) Cup and Saucercirca 1880silver with hand-hammered surface, applied with copper and Japanese gold, cup stamped 'TIFFANY & CO./5520M922/STERLING-SILVER/AND OTHER METALS 824' and engraved M.T. de P 1880., saucer stamped 'TIFFANY & CO./4719M922/STERLING-SILVER/AND OTHER METALS 824', engraved M.T. de P 1880, and with French import marks cup height 9in (3.5cm); width 4 1/4in (11cm); saucer height 3/4in (2cm); diameter 7in (18cm)

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