Saturday, December 29, 2012

Articulated Chrome Desk Lamp. 1970's

Heavy desk lamp with giant chrome ball for articulation.
12 cm lateral mirror 'globe' bulb.

Friday, December 21, 2012

Octave Landuyt : Essential Surface #2

Essential Surface by Octave Landuyt 1957 :
 the pedigree of a painting...
The backside of this painting shows the journey this work has made. Last exhibited @ Albert Landry Galleries in 1961 where it was sold to Hollywood actors Zachary Scott and his second wife Ruth Ford.
Ruth Ford died at the age of 98 in 2010 and left everything to her butler who sold her New York 'Dakota' apartment and art collection.
The painting made it's way back to Belgium...

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Glass Vases by Lasi Oy Riihimaen. Finland ca 1960/70

Stunning colours for this set of 3 vases 
produced by Lasi Oy Riihimaen from Finland.
The lowest vase is designed by Aima Okkolin 
and named "Stromboli' after the vulcano.
Signed and numbered.

Tumblers by Boussu for Galeries Lafayette. 1961/65

Set of six large tumblers made by Boussu Belgium.

Friday, December 14, 2012

Oswald Tieberghien : set of 5 flat & minimal platters

Set of 5 ceramic "coupes" by Oswald Tieberghien.
Minimal design, maximum effect...
30,27 and 24 cm diameter.

Tieberghien : Square Bowls.

Set of 2 graphic square bowls by Oswald Tieberghien.
1960's. Perfect condition.

Sunday, December 9, 2012