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Icons of the 20th Century: The John Henry Collection - 233 lots

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Lot #93
A cow hide rug

Estimate: A$ 200 - 300

Icons of the 20th Century: The John Henry Collection


  • Auction House:
  • Reference:
    #GA050
  • Description:
    GIBSON'S INTRODUCTION:

    Gibson’s is delighted to announce the modern design collection of John Henry, architect and collector of mid-century design and art.

    This impeccable collection spans from the 1960s to the 1980s, focusing on key collection periods of Space Age plastics, Memphis Design with an emphasis on his favourite designers Marc Newson, Frank Gehry and Knoll. The collection holds important pieces from all key periods and includes highlights by international designers such as Osvaldo Borsani, Anna Castelli, Vico Magistretti and of course some Australian classics.

    This is a collection not to be missed, with many items extremely difficult to find on today’s secondary market.

    ABOUT THIS AUCTION:

    This auction will be live !

    This means that you can bid in person in the rooms, or alternatively you can bid via absentee or telephone or online. Should you choose to bid online, please remember that there is an additional fee of 2% to bid online using the Gibson's bidding portal. In order to bid online, to to: https://www.gibsonsauctions.com.au/auction-catalog/Icons-of-the-20th-Century:-The-John-Henry-Collection_D0SK2NQ5NM/
  • Sale(s):
    02 Oct 2023 ~ 6pm (AEDT)
    Level 1, 885-889 High St
    Armadale, VIC 3143 Australia
  • Viewing:
    30 Sep 2023 ~ 10am - 5pm
    Level 1, 885-889 High St
    Armadale, VIC 3143
    Australia

    01 Oct 2023 ~ 10am - 5pm
    Level 1, 885-889 High St
    Armadale, VIC 3143
    Australia

    02 Oct 2023 ~ 10am - 2pm
    Level 1, 885-889 High St
    Armadale, VIC 3143
    Australia

Prices realised in this sale include buyers premium of 24.200%.



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