Moran’s ‘ReDesigned’ returns with fresh finds July 19

Moran’s ‘ReDesigned’

A pair of Maitland Smith caned chairs. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000. Moran’s image

MONROVIA, Calif. – Moran’s July 19 ReDesigned auction is filled with 194 lots of fine décor, furnishings and art, sure to appeal to collectors and lovers of design. In addition to the aforementioned works, art and furnishings from the 19th century through the present will delight every taste. With all lots and condition reports online, browsing from the comfort of home has never been easier. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

Décor and furnishings from the 20th century’s most important makers are sure to appeal to collectors. A fine pair of chairs from Maitland Smith with their eagle head caned backs would make a statement in any room and are sure to bring $1,500-$2,500 (above). A fabulous “Tizio” table lamp designed by Richard Sapper for Arteimide is expected to sell between $300-$500. A coveted partial set of Tiffany & Co. Black Shoulder private stock le Tallec de Limoges is waiting for their dinner party debut and is set to bring $3,000-$4,000 (below). A Le Coultre “Atmos” clock from the 1940s or 1950s is one of the most popular designs by the firm and will come to the block with a $600-$900 estimate.

Moran’s ‘ReDesigned’

A partial set, 43 pieces, of Black Shoulder Tiffany Private Stock Le Tallec Limoges. Estimate: $3,000-$4,000. Moran’s image

Fine art from the 20th century includes a delightful Keith Haring serigraph titled Dr. Winkie Wedding Invitation, which should bring $800-$1,200. Famed artist LeRoy Neiman features in the auction with serigraphs including The 21 Club which heads to the block with an $800-$1,200 estimate.

Moran’s ‘ReDesigned’

Keith Haring (American, 1958-1990) ‘Dr. Winkie Wedding Invitation,’ 1988, serigraph in colors on canvas. Estimate: $800-$1,200. Moran’s image

ReDesigned features several works from Theodor “Dr. Seuss” Geisel. Chief among them is a drawing of the iconic Cat in the Hat rendered in crayon which is set to sell between $2,000-$3,000. A delightful Italian poster for the classic film Some Like it Hot is sure to appeal to collectors with its $400-$600 estimate.

Moran’s ‘ReDesigned’

Theodor (Dr. Seuss) Geisel (American, 1904-1991), ‘Cat in the Hat #32,’ crayon on paper. Estimate: $2,000-$3,000. Moran’s image

Classic and modern forms of glass features prominently in the auction. A Masque du Femme art glass mask designed in 1935 by Rene Lalique is a gorgeous piece and will make a stunning addition to any home. The piece carries a $2,000-$3,000 estimate.

Moran’s ‘ReDesigned’

A Lalique ‘Masque De Femme’ frosted glass mask. Estimate: $2,000-$3,000. Moran’s image

A wonderful set of Baccarat “Marillon” decanters with their richly etched design is sure to bring $400-600. A hypnotic abstract iridescent glass sculpture is an attractive buy at $800-1,200. A classic “Champs-Élysées” bowl from Lalique has been one of the most popular pieces since its debut in 1951 and heads to the block with an $800-$1,200 estimate.

For details contact Roland Rynkiewicz at John Moran Auctioneers, phone 626-793-1833 or email

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