Mark McDonald has been at the epicenter of the world that is mid-century design for more than forty years. Not only can he be credited with creating the market, he has pioneered whole fields of collecting and added to the scholarship on mid-century furniture, studio jewelry, ceramics and Italian glass. Not surprisingly, McDonald amassed an extraordinary collection and unparalleled library over the years. 

Wright is honored to present Design & Library of Mark McDonald at auction on January 13th. This special auction features more than 100 designs and objects including jewelry by Art Smith, furniture by Gio Ponti, Richard Meier, George Nelson, and ceramics by Rut Bryk, Wilhelm Kåge, alongside more than 150 book lots covering all you need to know about art, architecture and design.

Art Smith: Sculpture to Wear

Design and Library from the Collection of Mark McDonald

Auction / Chicago
13 January 2022
11 am central

Preview / Chicago
6 – 13 January 2022
by appointment

For additional information
312 563 0020