Important Design /11 December 2014 noon ct


Important Design is among Wright’s most exclusive auctions of the year. The most celebrated designers of the 20th century are represented in this auction, including Paul EvansCharlotte PerriandRon AradHarry BertoiaGeorge NakashimaPierre JeanneretMax Ingrand and Gio Ponti.

Highlights of the sale include a selection of designs by Frank Lloyd Wright, such as a pair of lounge chairs from the Clarence Sondern House in Kansas City, and a desk from the Impertial Hotel, Tokyo. Also outstanding in Important Design is a Mesa coffee table designed by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, a pair of Prefacto chairs by Pierre Guariche, an iconic Wonderlamp by Verner Panton, and a studio-made General Motors Firebird III model designed by the legendary Harley J. Earl.

Preview / New York
2 – 11 December 2014
11 am – 6 pm
Monday – ​Saturday ​

Preview / Chicago
4 – 11 December 2014
10 am – 5 pm
Monday – ​Saturday
Sunday by appointment ​

Auction / Chicago
11 December 2014
12 pm ct