Art and mid-century furniture rose to the top at Rivich sale

Vico Magistretti Maralunga leather lounge chair in purple, $1,860. Image courtesy of Rivich Auction
Vico Magistretti Maralunga leather lounge chair in purple, $1,860. Image courtesy of Rivich Auction
Vico Magistretti Maralunga leather lounge chair in purple, $1,860. Image courtesy of Rivich Auction

CHICAGO – On February 19, Rivich Auction presented Gimme Shelter: Design in the 20th C., a formidable collection of mid-century art and design. Highlights of the auction included items from the set of Chicago-filmed hit TV show Empire, artwork from esteemed artists Hollis Sigler and Duncan Hannah, and choice post-modern pieces that kept the bids coming in.

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Stephenson’s to auction property from Park Avenue and Pennsylvania estates, May 20

Mexican .925 silver covered serving tureen, estimate $1,700-$2,000

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. – Estate goods originating from elegant Park Avenue (NYC) to picturesque Bucks County, Pennsylvania, are represented in the 500+ lots to be offered at Stephenson’s May 20, 2022 Decorative Arts Auction. Louis XVI and Mid-century designer furniture, traditional and contemporary art, fine clocks, rugs, and silver and gold jewelry are just a few of the categories included in the sale, with absentee and Internet live bidding available through LiveAuctioneers.

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