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Frits Henningsen lounge chair, Denmark, circa 1930, leather and mahogany, 26 1/2 inches wide x 33 inches deep x 41 1/2 inches high. Estimate: $6,000-$8,000. Image courtesy of Wright.

Wright’s ‘no reserve’ auction has mass appeal July 9

Frits Henningsen lounge chair, Denmark, circa 1930, leather and mahogany, 26 1/2 inches wide x 33 inches deep x 41 1/2 inches high. Estimate: $6,000-$8,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Frits Henningsen lounge chair, Denmark, circa 1930, leather and mahogany, 26 1/2 inches wide x 33 inches deep x 41 1/2 inches high. Estimate: $6,000-$8,000. Image courtesy of Wright.

CHICAGO – Wright’s spring season will conclude Saturday, July 9, with their annual “no reserve” auction titled “Mass Modern,” which will feature approximately 500 lots of the modern design. LiveAuctioneers will provide Internet live bidding.

Furniture highlights include a Frits Henningsen leather and mahogany lounge chair, an Illum Wikkelso rosewood and chrome-plated steel desk, a Hans Wegner upholstered armchair, and a Børge Mogensen teak cabinet. Estimates on these items range from $5,000-$8,000 each.

Lighting will include a Geno Sarfatti adjustable floor lamp by Arteluce from the early 1950s.

The auction will get under way at 10 a.m. Central at Wright’s gallery at 1440 W. Hubbard St. in Chicago.

For details visit Wright’s website at www.wright20.com or phone 312-563-0020.

View the fully illustrated catalog and register to bid absentee or live via the Internet as the sale is taking place by logging on to www.LiveAuctioneers.com.


ADDITIONAL LOTS OF NOTE


Gino Sarfatti adjustable floor lamp, Arteluce, Italy, circa 1950, 60 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Gino Sarfatti adjustable floor lamp, Arteluce, Italy, circa 1950, 60 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Illum Wikkelso desk for P. Schultz and Co., Denmark, circa 1960, rosewood, matte chrome-plated steel, 86 1/2 inches wide x 39 1/4 inches deep x 27 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Illum Wikkelso desk for P. Schultz and Co., Denmark, circa 1960, rosewood, matte chrome-plated steel, 86 1/2 inches wide x 39 1/4 inches deep x 27 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Hans Wegner armchair for Mikael Laursen, Denmark, circa 1945, oak, upholstery, 22 1/2 inches wide x 21 inches deep x 34 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Hans Wegner armchair for Mikael Laursen, Denmark, circa 1945, oak, upholstery, 22 1/2 inches wide x 21 inches deep x 34 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Børge Mogensen cabinet for Fredericia Stolefabrik, Denmark, circa 1940, teak, brass, 48 inches wide x 18 inches deep x 37 inches high. Cabinet features two doors concealing two shelves and three drawers. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.
Børge Mogensen cabinet for Fredericia Stolefabrik, Denmark, circa 1940, teak, brass, 48 inches wide x 18 inches deep x 37 inches high. Cabinet features two doors concealing two shelves and three drawers. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Wright.