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15 Oct 2009 London

Date of the auction: 15.10.2009

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Rupert Spira

Rupert Spira Five cylinders 2009 Stoneware, matt white titanium glaze over a band of embossed text. Tallest: 44.1 cm. (17 3/8 in.) high Each impressed with artist’s seal (5

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,500

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Gordon Baldwin

Gordon Baldwin 'Reach for Eye' c. 1979 Earthenware, painted coloured slips. Extruded tubes mounted on a conical base large flange section. 61.5 cm. (24 1/4 in.) high

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Chun Liao

Chun Liao 'Installation of 31 Pots' c. 2005 Porcelain, celadon glazes, mineral elements added to the body material. Tray: 27.9 cm. (11 in.) diameter Each pot incised with artist's signature (31

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Gordon Baldwin

Gordon Baldwin 'Windswept Bottle' c. 1982 Earthenware, painted coloured slips. Extruded tubes mounted on a conical base with large thrown and opened out flange sections. 63.8 cm. (25 1/8 in.) high

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Edmund de Waal

Edmund de Waal 'Aurea' 2007 Porcelain, yellow and clear glazes, gold leaf, lacquered and lined wooden cabinets (30). 42.5 x 42.5 x 48.9 cm. (16 3/4 x 16 3/4 x 19 1/4 in.)
Exhibited 'Edmund de Waal', Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, 26 May-22 July 2007 and Middlesborough Institute of Modern Art

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £18,000 - £22,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Shiro Kuramata

Shiro Kuramata ‘Just in Time’ clock c. 1986 Melamine board, twigs, wool yarn, nylon string. 52 x 37 x 7.5 cm. (20 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 3 in.) Reverse with paper label ‘”Just in Time” 1986/designed by Shiro Kuramata’.
Literature Shiro Kuramata 1934-1991, exh. cat., Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Isamu Noguchi

Isamu Noguchi ‘Pierced Seat’ chair 1982 Hot-dipped galvanised steel. 78.5 cm. (31 in.) high Manufactured by Gemini G. E. L., USA. Number nine from the edition of 36. Underside of seat with metal label ‘ISAMU NOGUCHI/pierced Seat 9 / 36/Published by Gemini G.E.L. ®/© Isamu Noguchi Foundation 1983 IN

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £12,000 - £18,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Jim Partridge

Jim Partridge 'Vessel' 2008 Limed burr oak. 25.1 cm. (9 7/8 in.) high Stamped with ‘J B PARTRIDGE’.
Exhibited 'Vessels in Wood', The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, 7-31 January 2009

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Tokujin Yoshioka

Tokujin Yoshioka ‘Honey Pop’ chair 2006 Glassine paper. 82 cm. (32 1/4 in.) high Produced by Tokujin Yoshioka Design, Japan. Number 131 from the edition of 300. Lower left signed in marker with ‘1 / APR 2006 Tokujin. Y 131/300 A’.
Literature ‘Yoshioka Tokujin Driade,’ Abitare, April 2002, pp. 192

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Magdalene Odundo

Magdalene Odundo 'Untitled (Cat. 28)' vase 1987 Burnished and carbonised terracotta. 36.8 cm. (14 1/2 in.) high Incised with 'Odundo/1987'.
Provenance Private Collection, UK Literature Anthony Slayter-Ralph, Magdalene Odundo, Aldershot, 2004, illustrated p. 103

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Danecia Sibingo

PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATION, LONDON Danecia Sibingo 'Driftwood' pavilion 2009 Stained spruce Kerto® plywood. 1150 cm. (452 3/4 in.) diameter Plywood produced by FinnForest, Finland and fabricated in West Dorset, UK. Designed for the Intermediate Unit 2 pavilion project for

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Harry Bertoia

Harry Bertoia Important ‘Bush’ sculpture 1974 Patinated bronze, patinated copper. 36.8 x 40.6 x 37.5 cm. (14 1/2 x 16 x 14 3/4 in.)
Provenance Private Collection, California Literature Nancy N. Schiffer and Val O. Bertoia, The World of Bertoia, Atglen, 2003, pp. 110-114 for similar examples

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £40,000 - £50,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Ernst Gamperl

Ernst Gamperl 'Object' 2009 Bleached and lime washed turned oak. 63.8 cm. (25 1/8 in.) diameter Incised with ‘25/09/250’.
Exhibited 'U-Tsu-Wa, 21_21 Design Sight', The Issey Miyake Foundation, Tokyo, 13 February - 10 May 2009

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Isamu Noguchi

Isamu Noguchi ‘Rudder’ dinette table, model no. IN-20 circa 1942 Birch, zinc-plated tubular steel. 66 x 127 x 90.2 cm. (26 x 50 x 35 1/2 in.) Manufactured by The Herman Miller Furniture Company, USA.
Literature Alexander von Vegesack, et al., eds., Isamu Noguchi, Sculptural Design, exh. cat., Vitra

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £18,000 - £22,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Hugo França

Hugo França ‘Ashaki’ bench 2006 Pequi wood. 78.7 x 355.6 x 134.6 cm. (31 x 140 x 53 in.) Together with a certificate of authenticity.
Literature American Craft, August 2008, p. 26 for a similar example

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £12,000 - £16,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Jim Partridge and Liz Walmsley

Jim Partridge and Liz Walmsley 'Curved Bench’ 2002 Scorched and polished oak. 50 x 235 x 38 cm. (19 3/4 x 92 1/2 x 15 in.)
Exhibited Manchester Art Gallery, 6 September – 12 October 2003; Bilston Craft Gallery, Wolverhampton, 17 January – 28 February 2004; Harley Gallery, Nottinghamshire, 13 March

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £5,500 - £6,500

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Magdalene Odundo

Magdalene Odundo 'Untitled (Cat. 127)' vase 2000 Polished and oxidised terracotta. 74.6 cm. (29 3/8 in.) high Incised with 'Odundo/2000'.
Provenance Private Collection, London Exhibited 'Magdalene Odundo', Blackwell House/Lakeland Arts Trust, Bowness-on-Windermere, 2001 Literature Magdalene Odundo

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Vincent Dubourg

Vincent Dubourg ‘Vent sur la Table’ 2008 Bronze. 97.5 x 152.5 x 52 cm. (38 5/8 x 60 x 20 1/2 in.) Produced by Atelier Vincent Dubourg, France. Number one from the edition of eight. Underside incised with artist's signature and '1 / 8'.
Catalogue Essay Where to rest your cup or eye? Little matter, a

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £18,000 - £22,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Rupert Spira

Rupert Spira Large 'Poem' bowl 2009 Stoneware, incised poem through black pigment over white glaze with copper red splashes at the rim. 54.9 cm. (21 5/8 in.) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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George Nakashima

George Nakashima ‘Slab’ settee c. 1970 Walnut, hickory. 81.9 x 167 x 58.4 cm. (32 1/4 x 65 3/4 x 23 in.) Underside signed in pencil with ‘Skriloff’.
Provenance Skriloff Family, USA Literature Mira Nakashima, Nature, Form & Spirit: The Life and Legacy of George Nakashima, New York, 2003, pp. 147 and

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £10,000 - £12,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Ernst Gamperl

Ernst Gamperl 'Object' 2008 Lime washed turned oak and fissures fixed with butterfly keys. 57.2 cm. (22 1/2 in.) high Incised with ‘98/08/250

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Paul Evans

Paul Evans Unique fountain 1970s Patinated steel. Together with reservoir (not pictured). 129.5 x 88.9 x 63.5 cm. (51 x 35 x 25 in.), without reservoir

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £14,000 - £16,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Tord Boontje

Tord Boontje ‘Petit Jardin’ bench 2006 Powder-coated laser-cut steel, zinc. 131 x 220 x 120 cm. (51 1/2 x 86 5/8 x 47 1/4 in.) Produced by Studio Tord Boontje, France. Number two from the edition of ten plus one prototype. Impressed with ‘Studio Tord Boontje 2006 no. 2’. From the Studio Tord Boontje

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £25,000 - £35,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Jean Prouvé

Jean Prouvé Very rare swivelling office chair, special model 1950 Painted bent sheet steel, painted tubular steel, vinyl, oak. 80 cm. (31 1/4 in.) high Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France.
Provenance Société Générale, Douai, France; Galerie Downtown, Paris Literature Galeries Jousse

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £25,000 - £30,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Jean Prouvé

Jean Prouvé Low coffee table, model no. GB 21 c. 1947 Comblanchien limestone, oak, painted bent sheet steel. 34.6 cm. (13 5/8 in.) high, 90.2 cm. (35 1/2 in.) diameter Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France.
Provenance Magen H. Gallery, New York Exhibited Galeries Jousse Seguin and Enrico

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £18,000 - £24,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Serge Mouille

Serge Mouille Floor lamp c. 1950 Painted aluminium, painted tubular metal, brass. 174.6 cm. (68 3/4 in.) high Manufactured by Ateliers Serge Mouille, France.
Literature Alan and Christine Counord, Serge Mouille, Luminaires, 1953-1962, Paris, 1983, n.p.; Patrick Favardin, Les Décorateurs des Années

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Georges Jouve

Georges Jouve ‘Galet’ vase c. 1957 Glazed stoneware. 19 cm. (7 1/2 in.) high Underside incised with artist’s mark and ‘JOUVE’.
Literature Philippe Jousse and Galerie Jousse Entreprise, Georges Jouve, Paris, 2005, pp. 78-79, 148 for similar examples Artist Bio Georges Jouve French • 1910 - 1964

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Georges Jouve

Georges Jouve ‘Cratere’ vase c. 1958 Glazed stoneware. 25.5 cm. (9 7/8 in.) high Underside incised with artist’s mark and ‘JOUVE’.
Literature Pierre Staudenmeyer, La Céramique Française des Années 50, Paris, 2001, p. 200 Artist Bio Georges Jouve French • 1910 - 1964 Working out of his studio in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Georges Jouve

Georges Jouve Lidded box c. 1956 Glazed stoneware. 18 cm. (7 1/8 in.) high Underside incised with artist’s mark and ‘JOUVE’.
Literature Philippe Jousse and Galerie Jousse Entreprise, Georges Jouve, Paris, 2005, p. 163 Artist Bio Georges Jouve French • 1910 - 1964 Working out of his studio in Paris

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009

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Jean Prouvé

Jean Prouvé ‘Dactylo’ desk c. 1942 Oak, painted bent steel. 70 x 103 x 52.5 cm. (27 1/2 x 40 1/2 x 20 5/8 in.) Manufactured by Les Ateliers Jean Prouvé, France.
Literature Peter Sulzer, Jean Prouvé: Œuvre Complète, Volume 2: 1934-1944, Basel, 2000, pp. 288-289, fig. 896; Peter Sulzer, Jean Prouvé

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 15 Oct 2009