Our Modern Design auctions include works from the early 20th century to present day, including the Arts & Crafts, Aesthetic, Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements, Mid-Century and Studio furniture, lighting and textiles and Contemporary Art Glass. Notable artists include Frank Lloyd Wright, Gustav Stickley and the Roycrofters, Louis Marjorelle and Emile Galle, studio ceramics from Rookwood, Newcomb College, Zsolnay, Martin Brothers, Roseville and Van Briggle, lighting by Tiffany, Handel and Pairpoint, and glass from Loetz, Galle, Daum, Thomas Webb & Sons and Lalique. Our auctions also include Mid-Century modern artists, such as Charles and Ray Eames, Dunbar, Harry Bertoia and Eero Saarinen, Italian and Scandinavian design, studio furniture by Nakashima, Powell and Evans and studio art glass by Dale Chihuly and contemporaries.
Two sales of Modern Design are held annually in Chicago in the Spring and Fall seasons. Additional sales are conducted for special collections along with numerous sales in our regional salerooms.
Thursday, May 11 | 10am
Fine Furniture and Decorative Arts
Monday, July 17 | 10am
Tuesday, July 18 | 10am
We are always accepting consignments for the Modern Design department.