Alvar Aalto

Finnish, 1898–1976

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'Paimio' armchair, model no. 41
Birch plywood.
65.5 x 60.2 x 84 cm (25 3/4 x 23 3/4 x 33 1/8 in.)
May 2, 2024Phillips
'Paimio' armchair, model no. 41
Birch plywood.
65.5 x 60.2 x 84 cm (25 3/4 x 23 3/4 x 33 1/8 in.)
May 2, 2024
Phillips • London
Design
Lot 77
Low-back cantilevered armchair, model #42, 1932
painted birch plywood and birch plywood
88 x 77 x 61 cm (34 5/8 x 30 3/8 x 24 in.)
Apr 24, 2024Phillips
Low-back cantilevered armchair, model #42, 1932
painted birch plywood and birch plywood
88 x 77 x 61 cm (34 5/8 x 30 3/8 x 24 in.)
Apr 24, 2024
Phillips • London
Wired: Online Auction
Lot 105
Floor lamp, model no. A811
Leather-covered steel, painted aluminium, brass.
159 cm (62 5/8 in.) high
Oct 31, 2023Phillips
Floor lamp, model no. A811
Leather-covered steel, painted aluminium, brass.
159 cm (62 5/8 in.) high
Oct 31, 2023
Phillips • London
Design
Lot 46
ALVAR AALTO (1898-1976), circa 1960
white lacquered metal and brass diffusers.
23 x 60 cm
Jun 5, 2023Bonhams
ALVAR AALTO (1898-1976), circa 1960
white lacquered metal and brass diffusers.
23 x 60 cm
Jun 5, 2023
Bonhams • Brussels, Chaussée de Charleroi
20th & 21st century Design
Lot 127
Cabinet
Birch, birch-veneered plywood, painted wood.
106.3 x 70.8 x 40.9 cm (41 7/8 x 27 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.)
Apr 26, 2023Phillips
Cabinet
Birch, birch-veneered plywood, painted wood.
106.3 x 70.8 x 40.9 cm (41 7/8 x 27 7/8 x 16 1/8 in.)
Apr 26, 2023
Phillips • London
Design
Lot 117
Large folding screen
Pine.
200 x 500 x 1 cm (78 3/4 x 196 7/8 x 0 3/8 in.), fully extended
Apr 26, 2023Phillips
Large folding screen
Pine.
200 x 500 x 1 cm (78 3/4 x 196 7/8 x 0 3/8 in.), fully extended
Apr 26, 2023
Phillips • London
Design
Lot 86
Ceiling light, model no. A111
Painted aluminium, painted steel, brass.
116.2 cm (45 3/4 in.) drop
Jan 17, 2023Phillips
Ceiling light, model no. A111
Painted aluminium, painted steel, brass.
116.2 cm (45 3/4 in.) drop
Jan 17, 2023
Phillips • London
Design: Online Auction
Lot 4
Two Savoy vases, designed in 1936, ours circa 2000, 1936
16 x 20 x 18 cm
May 6, 2022Sotheby's
Two Savoy vases, designed in 1936, ours circa 2000, 1936
16 x 20 x 18 cm
May 6, 2022
Sotheby's • Cologne
KARL, Karl Lagerfeld’s Estate Online III
Lot 346
Early "Savoy" Vase, 1936, 1949
5¾ in. (14.6 cm) high 10⅜ in. (26.4 cm)
Oct 15, 2021Sotheby's
Early "Savoy" Vase, 1936, 1949
5¾ in. (14.6 cm) high 10⅜ in. (26.4 cm)
Oct 15, 2021
Sotheby's • New York
Design Agenda: The Collection of Michael Maharam
Lot 102
"Mehiläispesä (Beehive)" ceiling light, model no. A 331
Painted aluminum, brass, painted brass.
12 in. (30.5 cm) high, 13 in. (33 cm) diameter, variable drop
Aug 4, 2021Phillips
"Mehiläispesä (Beehive)" ceiling light, model no. A 331
Painted aluminum, brass, painted brass.
12 in. (30.5 cm) high, 13 in. (33 cm) diameter, variable drop
Aug 4, 2021
Phillips • New York
Design: Online Auction
Lot 4
Alvar Aalto (1898-1976), 1936
61 x 78.7 x 77.5 cm
Sep 30, 2020Bonhams
Alvar Aalto (1898-1976), 1936
61 x 78.7 x 77.5 cm
Sep 30, 2020
Bonhams • Los Angeles
Modern Design | Art
Lot 54
'Angel's Wing' standard lamp, model no. A805
Painted steel, brass, leather-bound steel.
172 cm (67 3/4 in.) high
Sep 17, 2020Phillips
'Angel's Wing' standard lamp, model no. A805
Painted steel, brass, leather-bound steel.
172 cm (67 3/4 in.) high
Sep 17, 2020
Phillips • London
Nordic Design: Online Auction
Lot 5
A screen, model no. 100
197 x 150 cm. (771⁄2 x 59 in.)
Jul 29, 2020Christie's
A screen, model no. 100
197 x 150 cm. (771⁄2 x 59 in.)
Jul 29, 2020
Christie's
Nilufar [100] Design Selections
Lot 31
Rare armchair, model no. 42, 1936
curly birch-veneered bent plywood, bent laminated birch
68 x 60.2 x 70 cm. (26 3/4 x 23 3/4 x 27 1/2 in.)
Jul 9, 2020Phillips
Rare armchair, model no. 42, 1936
curly birch-veneered bent plywood, bent laminated birch
68 x 60.2 x 70 cm. (26 3/4 x 23 3/4 x 27 1/2 in.)
Jul 9, 2020
Phillips • Hong Kong
20th Century & Contemporary Art & Design Day Sale
Lot 148
Alvar Aalto (1898-1976); Attributed to
enameled metal
24.1 x 10.2 x 19.7 cm
Oct 27, 2019Bonhams
Alvar Aalto (1898-1976); Attributed to
enameled metal
24.1 x 10.2 x 19.7 cm
Oct 27, 2019
Bonhams • Los Angeles
Modern Design | Art
Lot 303
Early set of three hall shelves, model no. 113
Birch-veneered plywood, birch, aluminium.
10 x 31 1/2 x 11 in. (25.4 x 80 x 27.9 cm); 11 x 29 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (27.9 x 75.6 x 29.8 cm); 11 x 22 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (27.9 x 57.8 x 29.8 cm)
Sep 25, 2019Phillips
Early set of three hall shelves, model no. 113
Birch-veneered plywood, birch, aluminium.
10 x 31 1/2 x 11 in. (25.4 x 80 x 27.9 cm); 11 x 29 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (27.9 x 75.6 x 29.8 cm); 11 x 22 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. (27.9 x 57.8 x 29.8 cm)
Sep 25, 2019
Phillips • New York
Design Online: Property from the Quico Collection, Tokyo
Lot 96
Rare bench
Leather, painted bent laminated birch, painted birch.
28 3/4 x 70 x 21 1/2 in. (73 x 177.8 x 54.6 cm)
Sep 25, 2019Phillips
Rare bench
Leather, painted bent laminated birch, painted birch.
28 3/4 x 70 x 21 1/2 in. (73 x 177.8 x 54.6 cm)
Sep 25, 2019
Phillips • New York
Design Online: Property from the Quico Collection, Tokyo
Lot 61
Ceiling light, model no. A334
Aluminium, brass.
17 in. (43.2 cm) high, 10 in. (25.4 cm) diameter
Sep 25, 2019Phillips
Ceiling light, model no. A334
Aluminium, brass.
17 in. (43.2 cm) high, 10 in. (25.4 cm) diameter
Sep 25, 2019
Phillips • New York
Design Online: Property from the Quico Collection, Tokyo
Lot 5
Early and large "Mehiläispesä" (Beehive) ceiling light, model no. A 332, designed for the University of Jyväskylä
Painted aluminium, perforated brass, painted brass.
13 7/8 in. (35.3 cm) high, 13 3/8 in. ( 34.1 cm) diameter, variable drop
Sep 25, 2019Phillips
Early and large "Mehiläispesä" (Beehive) ceiling light, model no. A 332, designed for the University of Jyväskylä
Painted aluminium, perforated brass, painted brass.
13 7/8 in. (35.3 cm) high, 13 3/8 in. ( 34.1 cm) diameter, variable drop
Sep 25, 2019
Phillips • New York
Design Online: Property from the Quico Collection, Tokyo
Lot 1
'BEEHIVE' CEILING LAMP, MODEL A331, 1953
painted aluminum, polished brass
29.8 x 33 cm
Jun 4, 2019Christie's
'BEEHIVE' CEILING LAMP, MODEL A331, 1953
painted aluminum, polished brass
29.8 x 33 cm
Jun 4, 2019
Christie's
Design
Lot 84
Pair of rare extendable "L-leg" tables
Birch, plastic laminate-covered birch.
Each: 28 x 44 x 30 in. (71.1 x 111.8 x 76.2 cm) fully extended
Dec 13, 2018Phillips
Pair of rare extendable "L-leg" tables
Birch, plastic laminate-covered birch.
Each: 28 x 44 x 30 in. (71.1 x 111.8 x 76.2 cm) fully extended
Dec 13, 2018
Phillips • New York
Design Day
Lot 157
Pair of "Paimio" armchairs, model no. 41
Birch-veneered plywood.
66 x 61 x 74.9 cm
Jun 6, 2018Phillips
Pair of "Paimio" armchairs, model no. 41
Birch-veneered plywood.
66 x 61 x 74.9 cm
Jun 6, 2018
Phillips
Lot 88
Shelf with drawers and mirror , circa 1936 - 1938 Shelf with drawers and mirror , circa 1936 - 1938, 1936
Birch, laminated birch ply
120 x 50 x 4 cm
Feb 20, 2018Quittenbaum
Shelf with drawers and mirror , circa 1936 - 1938 Shelf with drawers and mirror , circa 1936 - 1938, 1936
Birch, laminated birch ply
120 x 50 x 4 cm
Feb 20, 2018
Quittenbaum • Munich
Scandinavian Design
Lot 14
Paimio wardrobe , 1928 Paimio wardrobe , 1928, 1928
Ply, painted white
204 x 80 x 30 cm
Feb 20, 2018Quittenbaum
Paimio wardrobe , 1928 Paimio wardrobe , 1928, 1928
Ply, painted white
204 x 80 x 30 cm
Feb 20, 2018
Quittenbaum • Munich
Scandinavian Design
Lot 8
90 side table , 90 side table ,
Laminated birch ply, birch wood
56 x 63 x 63 cm
Feb 20, 2018Quittenbaum
90 side table , 90 side table ,
Laminated birch ply, birch wood
56 x 63 x 63 cm
Feb 20, 2018
Quittenbaum • Munich
Scandinavian Design
Lot 12
Armchair 34/402 , 1933 Armchair 34/402 , 1933, 1933
Birch, fabric, striped white/grey
70 x 61.5 x 75 cm
Feb 20, 2018Quittenbaum
Armchair 34/402 , 1933 Armchair 34/402 , 1933, 1933
Birch, fabric, striped white/grey
70 x 61.5 x 75 cm
Feb 20, 2018
Quittenbaum • Munich
Scandinavian Design
Lot 10
100/900 serving cart , 1937 100/900 serving cart , 1937 100/900 serving cart , 1937, 1937
Birch, birch ply, painted light grey and white, yellow Formica, canework
58 x 90 x 66 cm
Feb 20, 2018Quittenbaum
100/900 serving cart , 1937 100/900 serving cart , 1937 100/900 serving cart , 1937, 1937
Birch, birch ply, painted light grey and white, yellow Formica, canework
58 x 90 x 66 cm
Feb 20, 2018
Quittenbaum • Munich
Scandinavian Design
Lot 20
Double wing Lampadaire , 1959 Double wing Lampadaire , 1959 Double wing Lampadaire , 1959, 1959
painted metal, brass
165 x 45 cm
Feb 15, 2018Piasa
Double wing Lampadaire , 1959 Double wing Lampadaire , 1959 Double wing Lampadaire , 1959, 1959
painted metal, brass
165 x 45 cm
Feb 15, 2018
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design
Lot 98
Garden chairs , Circa 1938, 1938
Pine, steel
90.17 x 41.91 x 53.34 cm
Jan 21, 2018Rago Arts & Auction Center
Garden chairs , Circa 1938, 1938
Pine, steel
90.17 x 41.91 x 53.34 cm
Jan 21, 2018
Rago Arts & Auction Center • Lambertville
Modern Design
Lot 1049
Tank chair , Tank chair ,
Birch, upholstery
57.15 x 76.2 x 91.44 cm
Jan 20, 2018Rago Arts & Auction Center
Tank chair , Tank chair ,
Birch, upholstery
57.15 x 76.2 x 91.44 cm
Jan 20, 2018
Rago Arts & Auction Center • Lambertville
Mid-Mod
Lot 189
Mehiläispesä (Beehive) ceiling light, model no. A 331
Painted aluminum, brass, painted brass.
12 in. (30.5 cm) high, 13 in. (33 cm) diameter
Dec 12, 2017Phillips
Mehiläispesä (Beehive) ceiling light, model no. A 331
Painted aluminum, brass, painted brass.
12 in. (30.5 cm) high, 13 in. (33 cm) diameter
Dec 12, 2017
Phillips
Lot 45
Armchair ,
beechwood frame with plastic webbing
80 x 62 x 67 cm
Nov 2, 2017Leonard Joel
Armchair ,
beechwood frame with plastic webbing
80 x 62 x 67 cm
Nov 2, 2017
Leonard Joel • South Yarra
Modern Design
Lot 120
A Model A 334 Ceiling Lamp , A Model A 334 Ceiling Lamp ,
White lacquered metal and brass
41 cm
Oct 25, 2017Bukowskis
A Model A 334 Ceiling Lamp , A Model A 334 Ceiling Lamp ,
White lacquered metal and brass
41 cm
Oct 25, 2017
Bukowskis • Stockholm
Contemporary Art & Design
Lot 17
Lounge chair, model 44 , Circa 1950 Lounge chair, model 44 , Circa 1950, 1950
Upholstery and birch
62.86 x 60.96 x 78.1 cm
Oct 24, 2017Heritage Auctions
Lounge chair, model 44 , Circa 1950 Lounge chair, model 44 , Circa 1950, 1950
Upholstery and birch
62.86 x 60.96 x 78.1 cm
Oct 24, 2017
Heritage Auctions • Dallas
20th and 21st Century Design
Lot 79258
Paimio wardrobe , 1928 Paimio wardrobe , 1928, 1928
Ply, painted white
204 x 80 x 30 cm
Oct 12, 2017Quittenbaum
Paimio wardrobe , 1928 Paimio wardrobe , 1928, 1928
Ply, painted white
204 x 80 x 30 cm
Oct 12, 2017
Quittenbaum • Munich
Collection Jensen
Lot 800
A 805, floor lamp ,
Sheet metal, painted white, tubular brass, sheet brass, black leather
174 x 34 x 52 cm
Oct 11, 2017Quittenbaum
A 805, floor lamp ,
Sheet metal, painted white, tubular brass, sheet brass, black leather
174 x 34 x 52 cm
Oct 11, 2017
Quittenbaum • Munich
Design
Lot 355
337, ceiling light , 1951, 1951
Tubular metal, sheet metal, painted grey and white
30 x 50 x 50 cm
Oct 11, 2017Quittenbaum
337, ceiling light , 1951, 1951
Tubular metal, sheet metal, painted grey and white
30 x 50 x 50 cm
Oct 11, 2017
Quittenbaum • Munich
Design
Lot 335
112B Console murale à deux tiroirs , Circa 1950 112B Console murale à deux tiroirs , Circa 1950, 1950
birch and birch veneer
34 x 80 x 34 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
112B Console murale à deux tiroirs , Circa 1950 112B Console murale à deux tiroirs , Circa 1950, 1950
birch and birch veneer
34 x 80 x 34 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 84
Chaise , 1936 Chaise , 1936, 1936
fabric and wood
79 x 64 x 52 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
Chaise , 1936 Chaise , 1936, 1936
fabric and wood
79 x 64 x 52 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 15
Table double plateaux , 1930 Table double plateaux , 1930, 1930
birch, black varnished wood
60 x 60 x 49 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
Table double plateaux , 1930 Table double plateaux , 1930, 1930
birch, black varnished wood
60 x 60 x 49 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 87
A110 variante Suspension à trois lumières , Circa 1952, 1952
brass and white-lacquered metal, ebony
32 x 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
A110 variante Suspension à trois lumières , Circa 1952, 1952
brass and white-lacquered metal, ebony
32 x 8.5 x 8.5 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 92
Modèle 115 Porte parapluie , 1939 Modèle 115 Porte parapluie , 1939, 1939
black-lacquered wood, brass
47.5 x 30 x 20 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
Modèle 115 Porte parapluie , 1939 Modèle 115 Porte parapluie , 1939, 1939
black-lacquered wood, brass
47.5 x 30 x 20 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 82
Modèle 112 Etagères, dix-huit éléments , 1950 Modèle 112 Etagères, dix-huit éléments , 1950, 1950
birch
244 x 277 x 30 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
Modèle 112 Etagères, dix-huit éléments , 1950 Modèle 112 Etagères, dix-huit éléments , 1950, 1950
birch
244 x 277 x 30 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 77
A1 Suspension , Circa 1950, 1950
brass
85.5 x 28 x 28 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
A1 Suspension , Circa 1950, 1950
brass
85.5 x 28 x 28 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 91
Modèle 98 Table roulante , 1936 Modèle 98 Table roulante , 1936, 1936
birch and lacquered wood
57 x 90 x 37 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
Modèle 98 Table roulante , 1936 Modèle 98 Table roulante , 1936, 1936
birch and lacquered wood
57 x 90 x 37 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 83
A809 Angel Wing Lampadaire , Circa 1956 - 1958, 1956
metal covered with leather, brass and white-lacquered metal
167 x 58.5 x 35 cm
Oct 4, 2017Piasa
A809 Angel Wing Lampadaire , Circa 1956 - 1958, 1956
metal covered with leather, brass and white-lacquered metal
167 x 58.5 x 35 cm
Oct 4, 2017
Piasa • Paris
Scandinavian Design : A winter tale
Lot 103
An early stacking chair , 1929, 1929
Birch frame; Seat and back upholstered with original rust red wool with brown stripes
Sep 28, 2017Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner
An early stacking chair , 1929, 1929
Birch frame; Seat and back upholstered with original rust red wool with brown stripes
Sep 28, 2017
Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner • Bredgade
Silver, decorative art & design
Lot 1101
Table no. 70 , 1933, 1933
Birch
56 x 63 x 63 cm
Sep 28, 2017Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner
Table no. 70 , 1933, 1933
Birch
56 x 63 x 63 cm
Sep 28, 2017
Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner • Bredgade
Silver, decorative art & design
Lot 1100
Early tea trolley , 1936 Early tea trolley , 1936, 1936
patinated birch with shelf and black lacquered handle; mounted with two white wheels with black rubber edge
55 x 46 x 80 cm
Sep 27, 2017Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner
Early tea trolley , 1936 Early tea trolley , 1936, 1936
patinated birch with shelf and black lacquered handle; mounted with two white wheels with black rubber edge
55 x 46 x 80 cm
Sep 27, 2017
Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner • Bredgade
Design: Nordic Masters
Lot 1013
Paimio , 1931 - 1932 Paimio , 1931 - 1932, 1931
moulded birch
Sep 27, 2017Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner
Paimio , 1931 - 1932 Paimio , 1931 - 1932, 1931
moulded birch
Sep 27, 2017
Bruun Rasmussen Kunstauktioner • Bredgade
Design: Nordic Masters
Lot 1012