Masterworks is simply the best of design. Comprised solely of the rarest works by important architects, designers and artists of the 20th century, this small, sale features seminal works that define their time and historical moment. A vetted selection of exceptional Italian Glass will be included in the season’s most highly anticipated auction.

The Masterworks auction will occur on May 25th. All lots will be exhibited in our New York gallery.

Isamu Noguchi  Magatama  $300,000–500,000

Magatama, a sublime onyx sculpture by Isamu Noguchi, is among the select offerings of Wright’s Masterworks sale. Accompanied by a luminous and star-studded history, this extraordinary work is a perfect expression of Noguchi's greatest work.

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George Nakashima  Kornblut cabinets, pair  $50,000–70,000

Jewelry by Harry Bertoia

Fishbone pendant


Wish Bone pendant


Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan  stencil from the Chicago Stock Exchange  $40,000–60,000

The ground-breaking works of Masterworks will be featured in our full-color catalog alongside texts and images that contextualize their significance in the cannon of Design. Reserve your copy today!

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Jean Prouvé  rare Dactylo chair, model CD11  $40,000–60,000


For more information about
this sale, please contact:

312 563 0020

Auction / Chicago
25 May 2017
12 pm central

Preview / New York
5 – 25 May 2017
10 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday

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