Sotheby’s: Important Design

Live bidding begins Dec 13 10:00 AM EST
Live auction

Artsy presents Sotheby’s: Important Design, featuring a highly curated selection of historic and postwar design. Highlights include exemplary works from the American Studio movement by Paul Evans and Harry Bertoia, extraordinary windows by Frank Lloyd Wright, and an exceptional pair of Lalanne “Crocodile” Armchairs and a “Bureau Crocodile.” In advance of the auction, browse lots and place max bids before live bidding begins in New York City on December 13th at 10:00am ET.

When the sale opens, all pre-registered Artsy users can participate and watch the bidding unfold in real time. Registration for the live auction will close on December 12th at 10:00am ET.

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"Prefacto" Armchair
"Patte d'ours" Ashtray
Magazine Rack
Stool
"Pigeonhole" or "Office Table" Desk-Bookcase designed for the Secretariat, Chandigarh, India
Side Chair Designed for the University of Punjab, Chandigarh, India
Magnifier
Three Bookshelves for La Maison du Brésil, Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris
Pair of "Advocate" Armchairs for the High Court, Chandigarh, India
"Office" Armchair from Chandigarh, India
"Pomme"
A Rare Center Table
Pair of Armchairs
Coffee Table
Stool
Stool
Pair of Two-Light "Jacques" Wall Sconces
A Monumental Ceiling Light
Bench for Les Arcs, Savoy, France
Large "Nest" Bowl
"Nuage" Bookshelf
Side Table
Pair of Side Tables
Side Table
Armchair
Pair of Stools
Blackboard for La Maison du Brésil, Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris
Pair of Table Lamps
Stool Designed for the Science Department, University of Punjab, Chandigarh, India
"The Lesson" Chair
A Unique "Ammonite" Shelf
Magazine Rack
Pair of Armchairs and Side Table
Pair of "Papillon" Wall Sconces
Staircase for L'Unité d’Habitation, Firminy, France
Pair of Wall Sconces
Pair of "Ambassador" Armchairs
Four-Light "Bouquet" Wall Sconce
"Gerbera" Mirror
"Soleil À Pointes" Mirror, Model No. 2
"Folie" or "Le Soleil a Rendez-Vous avec la Lune" Mirror
"Soleil À Pointes" Mirror, Model No. 3
"Soleil À Pointes" Mirror, Model No. 2
Two-Arm Wall Light
Daybed from Chandigarh, India
Table Lamp
Pair of Armchairs, Model No. 21
Bench Designed for the M.L.A. Hostel, Chandigarh, India
"Antony" Wall Light from the Cité Internationale Universitaire, Antony, France
Mirror