Friday 21 May 2021
Commencing at 10:30amBedford Auction Centre
Friday 14th May – 9am to 8pm,
Saturday 15th May – 9am to 5pm,
Morning of sale from 9am
*subject to change and dependent upon Government guidance.
Please note this sale will be held live on the internet. Whilst you can view as detailed above, we cannot allow bidding in person on the day*.
*These conditions are subject to change and dependent upon Government guidance.
This is a specialist sale of mid century classic designed furniture and collectables. These auctions have proved to be very popular with specialist buyers and private individuals looking for something out of the ordinary to furnish their homes. Our contemporary sales are jam-packed with Scandinavian, American and British designs by the ‘outside of the box’ thinkers of the 1950s through to today.
Condition reports can be provided up to 2pm the day prior to the sale
Illustrated catalogues are available for all Antique and Specialist sales. (£5.00 by post). These sales can also be viewed on–line 10 days prior to the auction.
Should you have items to sell, please contact us on 01234 266 366 or via email email@example.com before travelling to the auction centre.
Please note this sale will be held live on the internet.
We cannot allow bidding in person on the day*.
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ENTRIES INVITED FOR NEXT SALE
If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our sales please contact Matthew Baker on 01234 266366 or email@example.com
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.
Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.
20th Century Design
Borge Mogensen for Fredericia Stolefabrik, a '2333' three-seater sofa in black leather, designed in 1971, manufactured in 2006, labels to underside, 2333-88, l. 206 cm
Sold for £2,800
A 1960's Dyrlund rosewood sideboard with four sliding doors and four drawers, on tapering feet, length. 225 cm, depth. 47 cm, height 80 cm, label to interior
Sold for £1,300
A 1980's 'Ram' chair designed by André Dubreuil, the ironwork frame with a drop-in seat
Sold for £950
A set of eight 1960's Swedish rosewood dining chairs by Svegards Markaryd with bar backs and upholstered seats
Sold for £900
M. Strandang and Jan Wickelgren for Aneta, a moulded beech table lamp with a canvas shade
Sold for £170
A Finnish Ilmari Tapiovaara Pirkka breakfast table, the two slabs resting on an ebonised frame, unsigned, l. 120 cm
Sold for £440
C. Graciano (20th Century),A pair of muscians beside a red door,signed and dated '73,oil on canvas,73 x 53 cm
Sold for £800
A 1950's 'Woodpecker' chair by Ernest Race, the button back upholstery with teak arms and tubular legs, believed to be a prototype armchair
Sold for £1,300
Hans Olsen for Frem Rojle, a teak 'nesting' suite including an extending table, circular to oval, 106 cm to 155 cm, and four matching triangular chairs with black vinyl upholstery
Sold for £1,900
Attributed to Guy Rogers of Liverpool, a pair of 1960's green upholstered armchairs with teak arms and splayed legs
Sold for £850
Niels Moller for J.L. Moller, a Model 71 teak armchair with black vinyl upholstery together with a Model 71 chair with a seagrass seat
Sold for £400
Howard Keith for HK Furniture, a pair of 'Parnass' or 'Bambino' armchairs with beech frames and button upholstery, with the 1954 Heals sales invoice
Sold for £500
Warren Platner for Knoll International, a wirework table with a smoked glass surface, label to underside of rim, d. 107 cm
Sold for £800
Lucien Ercolini for Ercol, an elm and beech spindle backed 'loveseat' or bench with shaped seats
Sold for £950
Hans Brattrud for Hove, a set of four 'Scandia Prince' teak bentwood stacking chairs together with a matching dining table, 120 x 97 cm
Sold for £1,400