Led by the rare Isamu Noguchi dining table and Wharton Esherick interior designs, the June Important Design auction is one of the most exciting auctions of the season. Dedicated to works of significant rarity, beauty and historical importance, the sale features pieces by the most influential designers of the 20th century.

Isamu Noguchi  Important and Unique dining table for Mr. & Mrs. Milton Greene  $1,000,000–1,500,0000

A rediscovered masterpiece by Isamu Noguchi stands out within the sale. This unique, sculptural marble dining table was made for the photographer Milton Greene and is one of only a few tables designed by the artist. The availability of this extraordinary piece is a once in a lifetime opportunity.

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Wharton Esherick  custom sofa for Lawrence and Alice Seiver  $80,000–120,000

Wharton Esherick pioneered the American studio craft movement and is best known for his interior furnishings that are at once sculptural and functional. Over several years in the late 1950s, Esherick created more than 25 pieces for the Main Line home of Lawrence and Alice Siever. The custom works for the Seivers include his first ever sofa design as well as several tables, lamps and more. These works have remained with the family until now.

Hans Coper  Vases  starting at $10,000

Jean Prouvé  Antony chair  $20,000–30,000

Important Design

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this sale, please contact:

sales@wright20.com
312 563 0020

Select Preview / New York
30 May – 7 June 2018
11 am – 5 pm Monday – Saturday

Select Preview / Chicago
30 May – 7 June 2018
10 am – 4 pm Monday – Saturday

Auction / Chicago
7 June 2018
12 pm central

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