Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Auckland, New Zealand
DoneThu, Mar 1, 2012 5:30 AM GMT
The English Collection of 20th Century Design
This fine collection of Modern Design was begun in the 1970s by Christchurch couple and founders of modern and vintage design store Found. Tim and Natasha English were pioneers in marketing modern design in New Zealand and offered key items by brands and designers such as Vitra, Brionvega, Marimekko and Rosendahl. Their personal collection of vintage design includes world class items of the highest quality by designers such as Finn Juhl, Memphis, Joe Colombo, Harry Bertoia, Robin Day, Ernest Race, Dorothy Thorpe, Verner Panton, Philippe Stark, Hans Wegner, Sergio Rodriguez and Ron Arad.