Past Auction


Wed, Dec 18, 2019 at 10am EST |
New York
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Modern & Contemporary Furniture, Art & Design

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  • Popular Doyle+Design Auction on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 10am
  • Modern and Contemporary Furniture, Art and Design
  • Works by Prominent Makers, Designers and Artists of the 20th and 20st Centuries

NEW YORK, NY -- The Doyle+Design® auction on December 18, 2019 showcased Modern and Contemporary furniture, design and art by some of the most prominent designers, makers and artists of the 20th and 21st centuries. Highlighting the furniture and design offerings were iconic examples by Jacques Adnet, Jean-Michel Frank, Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte, Maison Jansen, Georg Jensen, R. Lalique, George Nakashima, Paul Rodocanachi, Jean Royère, Tiffany Studios and Hans Wegner. 

Modern and Contemporary paintings, drawings and sculpture offered works by both established and emerging artists, including Paul Jenkins, Conrad Marca-Relli, Roger Muhl, Leonard Nelson, Louise Nevelson, Jack Roth, Charles Green Shaw, Bernar Venet and Mary Whyte. 

With competitive international bidding in the salesroom, on the telephones, and via the Internet the auction totaled 908,063 against an estimate of $863,200-1,311,300 with 75% sold by lot and 92% sold by value.

Highlighting the sale was a circa 1958 'Dahlia' chandelier by Max Ingrand for Fontana Arte. Property of Susan Weber, the large-scale chandelier achieved $37,500, doubling its estimate of $15,000-20,000.

All prices include the Buyer's Premium.

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Consignments are currently being accepted for future auctions. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection.

For information, please contact:
Furniture and Design: Todd Sell, 212-427-4141, ext 269 or [email protected]
Art: Harold Porcher, 212-427-4141, ext 249 or [email protected]

Consignments are currently being accepted

To have your property evaluated for possible consignment in the next auction, please contact:

Todd Sell
212-427-4141, ext 269
[email protected]

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  • Dorothy Lewis 2013 Irrevocable Trust
  • Estate of Arthur Brandt
  • Estate of Elsie Adler
  • Estate of Evelyn Berezin
  • Estate of Frederieke Sanders Taylor
  • Estate of Miriam Diner
  • Estate of Patricia Patterson
  • Estate of Steven R. Gross
  • Estate of Sylvia Miles
  • Property from the Estate of an Upper East Side Collector
  • Property from the Estate of Leonard and Elaine Silverstein, Bethesda, MD
  • Property from the Estate of Rosa Strygler
  • Property of a European Private Collector
  • Property of a Park Avenue Lady
  • Property of a South Carolina Collector
  • Property of Ronald P. Marshall
  • Property of Susan Weber
  • Property of Two New York Gentlemen
  • Sold for the Benefit of the Lake St. Louis Historical Society, Montréal, Quebec, Canada
  • The Ben Heller Collection
  • The property of Delores "Dolly" Kay

A Selection of Auction Highlights

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