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Auction : October 2nd Fall Into Mid-Century Modernism. Sterling, Virginia VA

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Fair Auction Company, LLC


45681 Oakbrook CtSuite 110, Sterling, Virginia, 20166. USA. tel: 703.347.5088

3rd Sep, 2019
Ended: 2nd Oct, 2019
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To start the fall off right, we will be offering hundreds of lots of modernism for your decor. Thinking about a new dining table to entertain the holiday guests at? We will have mutiplea to choose from. Need a new credenza to display the amazing decor items you found at one of our previous auctions? We will have several Danish modern case pieces for storage AND display. Live, in-person preview: Sunday, September 29th 10-4pmMonday, September 30th from 10-2pmTuesday, October 1st from 10-2pmWednesday, October 2nd from 10-4pm*We have in-house shipping services, the terms to which are outlined the Shipping Terms tab. Please request a shipping quote before bidding if you are not certain how much it will cost.*Pickup from our Sterling, VA Friday, October 3rd 10am-4pm andSaturday, October 4th from 10am-1pmMonday, October 6th from 10am-4pm

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Our Vintage Furniture Condition Guide

Check out our vintage furniture condition guide, which we reference when describing the condition of furniture while cataloging.

Lot 7

Ceramic Ikebana Vase/Bowl (With Textured Glaze)

Lot 8

Set of 2 Arabia Finland Ceramic Cooking Pots

Designed and Manufactured by ArabiaMade in Finland

Lot 9

Set of 2 Arabia Finland Ceramic Cookware

1 cooking pot, 1 stove top potDesigned and manufactured by ArabiaMade in Finland

Lot 10

Set of 4 Bennington Pottery Mugs With Finger

Holders Designed and Manufactured by Potters Cooperative Design, Bennington, Vermont

Lot 11

Smoke Glass Decanter

Designer and manufacturer unknownVisible factory errors

Lot 12

Pair of Boch Freres Belgian Blue Glazed Ceramic

Pottery Vases Both items have crackle glaze designMade in BelgiumMarked on underside

Lot 13

Metal Table Lamp With Wooden Base

Tested, each light controlled independently28 in H

Lot 14

Pair of Dansk Silver Plate Bird Candle Holders

For very skinny, small candlesDesigned by Gunnar CyrenManufactured by DANSK, DenmarkMade in JapanIn original box

Lot 15

Lot of Assorted White Ceramics

Pair of Hanging Vases: made in JapanCeramic Vase: Designed and manufactured by Rosenthal, Germany, made in GermanyCeramic Bird...

Lot 16

Pair of Glass Bowls With Fruit and Floral Patterns

Lot 17

Atelje Sweden Glazed Earthenware Vase

Designed and manufactured by Atelje, Sweden

Lot 18

Set of 16 Stainless Steel/Wood Cocktail Forks

Made in Japan

Lot 19

Pair of Haeger Orange Ceramic Hanging Planters

Designed and manufactured by Haeger Potteries, Macomb, ILLHaeger #1350 hanging planter

Lot 20

Set of 3 Yellow Porcelain Espresso Cups

Designed and manufactured by Schmid Porcelain Company, Japan

Lot 21

Set of Rosti Orange Plastic Pitcher and 2 Cups

Designed and Manufactured by Rosti, Denmark

Lot 22

Set of 7 Hoganas Keramik Swedish Ceramic Bowls

Designed and Manufactured by Hoganas Keramik, Sweden

Lot 23

Persian Inspired Bookends

Lot 24

Set of 2 Blue Glazed Earthenware Pottery

Bowl designed and Manufactured by Palshus, Denmark. Has a .5" x .2" chip on interior rim as seen in picture.

Lot 25

Balancing Wooden Sculpture

Lot 26

Lot of Cat Themed Pottery

Glazed pottery tiles made in Bucks County Tiles dated 1997 and 2005Small ceramic plate dated 1991

Lot 27

Blue Murano Duck and Glass Kisses

Murano Duck designed and manufactured by La Murrina, Murano, Italy Kisses signed on bottom Assorted objects designed and...

Lot 28

Pair of Small Musicians Pottery

Lot 29

Set of 2 Small Ceramic Plates

Larger plate designed by Bjorn Wiinblad, Signed on front and rearManufactured by Rosenthal Studio line, GermanySmaller plate...

Lot 30

Set of 2 Glazed Earthenware Pottery Vases

Signed (we think by Glidden Pottery) dated 88

Lot 31

Norwegian Rosewood Coffee/End Table

Very good conditionSome nicks and scratches Designed and manufactured by Heggen Nordfjordeid, Norway Made in Norway27.75 in L 18...

Lot 32

Norwegian Teak Armchair by P.I. Langlo Fabrikker

Having micro-suede upholstery. Made in Stranda, Norway. Possibly Westnofa. Solid teak legs, which are removable.Excellent...

Lot 33

Set of 4 Chrome and Vinyl Cantilever Chairs

Very good condition 30 in H 16.5 In Seat height20.75 in W

Lot 34

Pair of Mactan Stone Glass Coffee Tables

Excellent Condition Modern Travertine Maitland Smith Style Circa 1980Made in the Philippines

Lot 35

Wood and Vinyl Armchair

Very good condition some wear on vinyl 30.5 in H 16.25 in Seat height 24 in W

Lot 36

Petit Teak Bookshelf

Good ConditionSome stains nicks and wear36 in W12 in D36.25 in H

Lot 37

Pair of Danish Teak Nightstands

Very good condition Some wear and nicks18.5 in W 20 in D28.75 in HMade in Denmark

Lot 38

Pair of Brown Corduroy Scoop Chairs

Excellent condition In the style of Jens Risom22 in WSeat height: 17 in HChair height: 33 in H

Lot 39

Iron and Vinyl Swivel Bar Stools

Very Good Condition In the style of Arthur Umanoff15.25 in WSeat height: 22 in HChair height: 34 in H

Lot 40

Set of 4 D-Scan Teak Dining Chairs

Good conditionDesigned and manufactured by D-Scan, Singapore 18.5 in WSeat height: 18 in H Chair height: 30 in H

Lot 41

Set of 3 Vinyl and Bentwood Chairs

Set includes 2 side chairs and 1 arm chair. All are in overall good condition; structurally sounds but will need to be...

Lot 42

Vintage Green Office Swivel Chair

Good conditionMetal frame with cane seatUpholstered back16.75 in WSeat height: 17.5 in HChair height: 31.5 in H

Lot 43

Salton Hotray Hotplate Serving Cart

Very good condition.Built in warming tray with 3 heat settings Tested26. 25 in L x 16.5 in W x 26.5 in H

Lot 44

Patterned Vinyl Sewing Stool

Good condition wear and tear on rear 2 caps on legs are missing 16 in H14.5 in diameter

Lot 45

Pair of Wood and Smoke Glass Side Tables

Very good conditionHaving some light wear around the edgesGlass is removable 27.5 in W x 21.5 in D x 20.25 in H

Lot 46

Rattan Lounge Chair

In good condition. There is some staining to the upholstery, but the chair is structurally sound. 23.25 in WSeat height: 19 in...

Lot 47

Pair of Arne Jacobson Atrb. Molded Plywood Chairs

Appear to be an early model Good conditionMetal has some corrosion Visible veneer chirping Red paint does not appeared original...

Lot 48

Mustard Colored Lounge Chair

Good condition Back cushion will need to be replaced because foam has hardened Will possibly need to be reupholstered 31.5 in...

Lot 49

Handcrafted Lee Leather Club Chair

Good conditionSome wear to the leather Industry tag with crafters signatures below cushion Handcrafted, designed and manufactured...

Lot 50

5 Erik Buch for O.D. Mbler Danish Dining Chairs

Excellent condition (recently refinished) Designed and manufactured by O.D Mbler, DenmarkArmchair: 27.75 in WRegular chair: 19 in...

Lot 51

Deco Style Coffee Table with Blue Glass Top

Good condition with some minor scuffs.34 in L x 14 .5 W x 14.5 H

Lot 52

Tarm Stole Teak Coffee Table

Excellent condition. Labeled on the bottom. Measures 53.5" wide, 29.5" deep, and 17.5" tall.

Lot 53

Tarm Stole Teak Side Table

Excellent condition. Labeled on the bottom. Measures 29.5" wide, 21.5" deep, 20.5" tall.

Lot 54

NELO Swedish Move Chair w/ Ottoman

Excellent condition. Designed by Erik Marquardsen and Takaski Okamura, from the 1970s. The chair measures 30" wide, 38" deep, and...

Lot 55

Small Amoeba Shaped End Table

Good condition, has some wear on the top surface and a chip in its underside but still functional. Measures 17.5" wide, 13.5"...

Lot 56

Italian Art Deco Floor Lamp

Good condition, fully functional. Measures 10" wide, 10" deep, 57" tall. The shade has a diameter of 15."

Lot 57

Arne Vodder and Anton BORG Coffee Table

Labeled on the bottom. Good condition, functional but will need some restoration. Manufacturers label and George Tanier Made in...

Lot 58

John Van Koert "K80" Desk for Drexel

In very good condition. The desk top surface shows some darker marks but the desk is structurally sound and well maintained....

Lot 59

Herman Miller Shell Armchair, Sea Foam Green Light

In very good condition. No label on the underside. 31 inches tall, 25 wide and has a seat height of 18.

Lot 60

H. P. Hensen Danish Teak Credenza

In excellent condition. Having sliding doors on either end with adjustable shelving behind. The center has 4 drawers with...

Lot 61

Set of 2 Glazed Pottery Bowls

Taller bowl marked as Hand-Made, Made in West Germany

Lot 62

Brass Vase and Enamel Bowl

Enamel bowl has some chips on the edge

Lot 63

Elephant Incense Holder and Plastic "Young Robin"

Elephant made in Japan Young Robin manufactured by Nicodemus Manufacturer sticker on bottom

Lot 64

Turi Daisy Design Casserole Dish w/ 2 Enamel Bowls

Casserole dish - Figgjo Turi designed, made in NorwayEnamel bowls in style of Catherine Holm

Lot 65

Heath Ceramics Teacup Set

Set includes 8 Saucers, 6 Teacups and 1 CupDesigned and Manufactured by Heath Ceramics, USA, made in USA Manufacturers engraving...

Lot 66

Earthenware Glazed Ceramic Vase

Lot 67

Metal Face Sculpture and Small Ceramic Vase

Lot 68

Raymor Italia Ashtray and Gachupin Jemez Vase

Ashtray designed and Manufactured by Raymor, made in Italy, signed on bottom Pottery signed by M Gachupin Jemez

Lot 69

Pair of Israeli Ceramic Glazed Wall Tiles

Circular ceramic wall tile designed and manufactured by YAIR Ceramic Art, Israel Smaller object made in Israel (Sticker on rear...

Lot 70

Oversized Decorative Carved Wood Tiki Servers

Each is 28 inches long.

Lot 71

Pair of Mosaic Natural Stone Candle Holders

Designed and manufactured by Elon Mosaics, Israel

Lot 72

Set of 2 Iron Candle Holders

Lot 73

12 Atomic Ranch Mid-Century Marvels Magazines

Lot 74

Set of 3 Miscellaneous Dishes

1 Wooden plate 1 earthenware ceramic dish1 Grainware plate made in Redwood City California

Lot 75

Set of 4 Blue and 1 Green Heller Plastic Cups

Designed and manufactured by Heller Inc Ny, NY

Lot 76

Pair of Heath Ceramic Bowls

Both are faintly labeled on the bottom.

Lot 77

Alvar Aalto Iittala Smoke Glass Dish

Labeled with both an Iittala logo and the designer.

Lot 78

Caithness "Petunias" Scottish Gladd Paperweight

Labeled on the bottom. Has vibrant blue floral design within.

Lot 79

Clear Glass Ashtray and Green Crystal Dish

The green dish is glass and labeled Gucci. The crystal dish has a faint maker's mark.

Lot 80

Villeroy & Boch "Basket" Pattern #1748 Cup Set

Having two tea cups, a creamer and sugar. Made in Germany.

Lot 81

Lucite Paperweight w/ Geese Flying

Signed and fairly lightweight.

Lot 82

George Bullio Lucite Ashtray

Labeled on the bottom. Tray is removable from lucite base.

Lot 83

Nymolle Art Paience "Hoyrup" Danish Dish Set

Decorated with a village scene design.

Lot 84

Villeroy and Boch "Basket" Pattern #1748 Plates

All pieces are labeled at the bottom and in excellent condition.

Lot 85

Desimone Italian dish and Small Fish Ceramic Bowl

Multicolored dish labeled "Desimone". Fish dish labeled with a maker's mark "AD"

Lot 86

Set of 12 Coquille D'Or Oven Dishes

Designed by George Briard. Great condition, with some slight ware on the handles of some.

Lot 87

Ring Candelabra and Pair of Dansk Candlesticks

Ring candelabra has no labels.

Lot 88

Set of 3 Plates and Single Curved Bowl

Plates are labeled "Contempri" and designed by Paul McCobb. The bowl is labeled at the bottom.

Lot 89

Art Deco Style Metal Airplane Statue

Has some minor marks that would be fairly easy to clean with vinegar. Aside from that, good condition.

Lot 90

Set of 11 Island Themed Glasses w/ Caddy

The tray holds 8 of the 11 glasses. All of the glasses have an identical design. No maker's mark.

Lot 91

Expandable Teak Dining Table w/ Tile Inserts

Has two leaves which can easily be installed by one person. Excellent condition. Measures 37.5" wide, 28" tall, and 61" long....

Lot 92

George Nelson for Herman Miller Dresser

In need of refinishing but structurally sound. Original foil Label on the inside of the top drawer. Walnut primary wood with oak...

Lot 93

Hans Wegner for RY Mobler Four Drawer Dresser

Adequate condition, structurally sound but will need extensive finish restoration. Oak primary / finish species over Douglas Fir...

Lot 94

Pair of Vibrant Floral Bucket Swivel Chairs

Excellent Condition Upholstery is velvet and possibly designed by Jack Lenor Larsen Both chairs are on wheels 26 in W Seat...

Lot 95

Fred Kemp Walnut and Soapstone Round Coffee Table

Very good condition. Measures 18" tall with a 42" diameter.

Lot 96

Fred Kemp Square Soapstone Top Coffee Table

Very good condition. Labeled "Patina cocktail table" on the bottom. Measures 32" wide, 32" deep, and 15" tall.

Lot 97

Walnut Tall Dresser with Vaulted Pulls

Very good condition, has minor damage on one of the bottom corners. Measures 42" wide, 20" deep, and 48" tall.

Lot 99

Metro Mgf Co. Oatmeal Fabric Three Seat Sofa

80 in W33 in D Cushion height: 15 in HSofa height: 25 in H

Lot 100

Large Beige Barrel Lounge Chair

Design attributed to Milo Baughman Very good conditionSome wear to the edges of the upholstery36 in WSeat height: 17 in H Chair...

Lot 101

Pair of Teak Bookcases (1)

Particle board with wood veneer Adequate condition Back corner of one bookshelf is loose Chips and damage to veneer throughout 36...

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