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24 May 2007 2pm New York

Date of the auction: 24.05.2007

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Josef Hoffmann

Josef Hoffmann Set of four nesting tables ca. 1905 Stained beechwood. Produced by J. & J. Kohn, Austria. Smallest table with paper labels “Eiche 12” and “Jacob & Josef Kohn, Wein” (4). Largest table: 29 3/8 x 23 1/2 x 16 3/8 in. (74.6 x 59.7 x 41.6 cm

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Gustave Serrurier-Bovy

Gustave Serrurier-Bovy Rare and important vase ca. 1902 Brass, glass, copper. The glass manufactured by Val Saint-Lambert, Belgium. 15 7/8 in. (40.3 cm) high
Provenance Yves Macaux, Brussels, Belgium Literature Art Nouveau Belgique, exh. cat., Palais des Beaux-Arts Bruxelles, 1980, p. 292, no. 243

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Richard Riemerschmid

Richard Riemerschmid Door handle and face plate ca. 1901 Cast brass. Manufactured by Gretsch & Company GmbH, Germany. 8 5/8 x 2 3/8 x 3 in. (21.9 x 6 x 7.6 cm)
Literature Die Kunst, no. 4, 1901, p. 376; Die Kunst, no. 7, 1903, p. 123; Richard Riemerschmid, Vom Jugendstil zum Werkbund, exh. cat

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$10,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Carlo Bugatti

Carlo Bugatti Important “Mosquée” desk and chair 1890-1895 Desk: walnut, ebonized walnut, parchment, copper, metal inlay, pewter, silk; chair: walnut, ebonized walnut, parchment, copper, metal inlay, pewter, silk (2). Desk: 59 x 43 1/2 x 25 1/8 in. (149.9 x 110.5 x 63.8 cm), chair: 39 3/4 in. (101

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Hector Guimard

Hector Guimard Important complete Paris Metropolitan entrance ca. 1900 Painted and patinated bronze, steel, resin, wood. Comprising two upstanding light posts with separate attached light housings and resin diffusers, one center span/brace containing Metropolitan wood sign, two center span supports

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$450,000 - US$550,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Unique occasional table ca. 1932 Chrome-plated tubular steel, cherry wood veneered wood. Manufactured by Berliner Metallgewerbe Jos. Müller, Germany. 29 1/2 in. (74.9 cm) high, 38 5/8 in. (98 cm) diameter
Provenance Mrs. Walli Kamnitz, Bauhaus Dessau, Germany; thence by

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Pair of side chairs, model no. MR 533/22 ca. 1930 Chrome-plated tubular steel, Eisengarn. Manufactured by Gebrüder Thonet, Germany. Each with early metal label “THONET” (2). Each: 31 3/8 in. (79.7 cm) high
Literature Alexander von Vegesack, Thonet Tubular Steel Furniture

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$12,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Antonin Kybal

Antonin Kybal Carpet 1930s-1950s Machine-woven wool. 112 5/8 x 77 1/8 in. (286.1 x 195.9 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Unknown Designer

Unknown Designer Constructivist chair 1925 Painted wood, oil cloth. 23 1/8 in. (58.7 cm) high

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Bohumil Južnic

Bohumil Južnic Ink roller and desk tidy ca. 1930 Chrome-plated brass. Pen tray marked in pencil “1810" (2). Pen tray: 1 7/8 x 10 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (4.8 x 26.7 x 14.6 cm); roller: 2 x 5 1/4 x 3 1/8 in. (5 x 14 x 8 cm)
Literature Susanne Anna, Das Bauhaus im Osten – Slowaksche und Tschechische

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Christian Dell

Christian Dell “Rondella-Polo” table lamp 1929 Nickel-plated cast iron, nickel-plated brass, nickel-plated copper. Manufactured by Rondella Beleuchtungskörperfabrik GmbH, Germany. Stamped “RONDELLA FRANKFURT A.M.,” with monogram “CD” and “D.R.G.M. Mod. Gesch.” 15 3/4 in. (40 cm) high
Literature Das

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Heinrich Möller

Heinrich Möller Desk clock ca. 1935 Enameled metal, chrome-plated metal, clockwork mechanism. Manufactured by Kienzle, Germany. Marked in pencil “12.7.41” and with illegible stamp. 10 in. (25.4 cm) high, 8 7/8 in. (22 cm) diameter
Literature Karl H. Bröhan, Metallkuns: Silber, Kupfer, messing

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Poul Henningsen

Poul Henningsen Rare "PH 4/3" isolation table lamp 1931 Glass, metal, Bakelite. Manufactured by Louis Poulsen, Denmark. Impressed “PH-4 Patented.” 22 in. (55.9 cm) high
Literature Tina Jørstian and Poul Erik Munk Nielsen, eds., Light Years Ahead, The Story of the PH Lamp, Copenhagen, 1994, p. 179

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Marcel Breuer

Marcel Breuer Rare armchair, model no. B55 1928-1929 Chrome-plated tubular steel, Eisengarn, painted wood. Manufactured by Thonet, Germany. 34 5/8 in. (87.9 cm) high
Literature Magdelena Droste, Manfred Ludewig and Bauhaus Archiv, Marcel Breuer Design, Cologne, 1994, p. 108; Alexander von Vegesack

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$4,500 - US$5,500

Date: 24 May 2007

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Attributed to Emile Guillot

Attributed to Emile Guillot Table 1930 Glass, chrome-plated tubular steel, rubber. Manufactured by Thonet, Austria. 29 x 67 x 35 1/2 in. (73.7 x 170.2 x 90.2 cm

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Jacobus Johannes Pieter Oud

Jacobus Johannes Pieter Oud Chair 1933 Chrome-plated tubular steel, rope. For Metz & Co., Netherlands. 29 1/8 in. (74 cm) high
Literature Peter Voege en bab Westerveld, Stoelen–Nederlandse Ontwerpen 1945-1985, Amsterdam, 1986, p. 64 for a similar example; Petra Timmer, Metz & Co de creatieve jaren

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Marcel Breuer

Marcel Breuer Rare “Sitzmaschine,” model no. B25 with foot stool, model no. B63 1928-1929 Chrome-plated tubular steel, chrome-plated springs, ebonized wood, cane. Manufactured by Thonet, Austria (2). Armchair: 41 7/8 (106.4 cm) high; stool: 13 3/8 x 21 x 21 5/8 in. (34 x 53.5 x 55 cm)
Literature

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$45,000 - US$55,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Marcel Breuer

Marcel Breuer Desk, model no. B65 1929-1930 Chrome-plated tubular steel, ebonized wood, Bakelite. Manufactured by Thonet, Germany. 29 5/8 x 57 7/8 x 30 3/4 in. (75.2 x 147 x 78.1 cm)
Literature Alexander von Vegesack, Thonet Tubular Steel Furniture Card Catalogue, Weil am Rhein, 1989, n.p

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$24,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Christian Dell

Christian Dell “Rondella” table lamp ca. 1927-1928 Nickel-plated metal, copper, painted aluminum. Manufactured by Rondella Beleuchtungskörperfabrik GmbH, Germany. 20 in. (50.8 cm) high
Literature Das Frankfurter Register, Das Neue Frankfurt3, 1928, no. 1, p. 101; Klaus Weber, Die Metallwerstatt Am

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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C. F. Otto Müller

C. F. Otto Müller Large “Megaphos” ceiling light 1930s Nickel-plated brass, opaque glass, colored glass. Manufactured by Sistrah-Licht GmbH, Germany. Stamped “MEGAPHOS PATENT ANG.” 19 3/4 in. (50.2 cm) diameter, 30 in. (76 cm) drop
Literature Charlotte and Peter Fiell, eds., 1000 Lights, Vol. 1

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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C. F. Otto Müller

C. F. Otto Müller Rare adjustable “Titan” ceiling light 1930s Nickel-plated brass, opaque glass, colored glass. Manufactured by Sistrah-Licht GmbH, Germany. With stamped circular manufacturer’s mark and “PATENT ANG.” 26 in. (66 cm) drop
Literature Charlotte and Peter Fiell, eds., 1000 Lights, Vol

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$9,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Josef Hartwig

Josef Hartwig Rare chess set, model XVI 1924 Cardboard, leather, maple. Produced by Bauhaus Dessau, Germany. Comprising chess board, original box and 32 chess pieces (34). Box: 2 1/8 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 in. (5.4 x 13 x 13 cm); chess board: 17 x 17 x 1/2 in. (43 x 43 x 0.3 cm)
Exhibited “The Bauhaus

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Poul Henningsen

Poul Henningsen Rare prototype “Snake” chair ca. 1932 Chrome-plated tubular steel, chrome-plated metal. Manufactured by Stålmøbler for V.A. Høffding A/S, Danks Købestoevne, Denmark. Hand-monogrammed and numbered in black paint “PH Nr 1.” 30 3/8 in. (77.2 cm) high
Provenance Estate of Poul

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Naum Slutzky

Naum Slutzky Rare and important teapot 1928 New silver, ebony. Impressed with Fritz Schleifer’s cipher. 7 in. (17.8 cm) high, 9 1/8 in. (24 cm) diameter
Literature Klaus Weber, Die Metallwerstatt Am Bauhaus, exh. cat., Bauhaus-Archiv Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin, 1992, illustrated p. 268; Rüdiger

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$120,000 - US$160,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Karl Heubler

Karl Heubler Inkwell and integrated dish ca. 1927 Brass, glass. Manufactured by Reimann-Schule, Germany. Inkwell stamped “A. REIMANN GES. GESCH.” 1 3/4 x 9 7/8 x 6 3/8 in. (4.4 x 25.1 x 16.2 cm)
Literature Karl H. Bröhan, Metallkunst, exh. cat., Bröhan-Museum, Berlin, vol. IV, 1990, p. 417 for

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Attributed to Marianne Brandt

Attributed to Marianne Brandt Desk tidy 1926-1929 New silver, silver-plated brass. Stamped “BAUHAUS.” 3 1/8 x 4 x 3 3/8 in. (7.9 x 10.2 x 8.6 cm)
Catalogue Essay In addition to the present lot, there is only one other example of a desk set produced at the metal workshop at the Bauhaus, an inkwell

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Tato (Guglielmo Sansoni)

Tato (Guglielmo Sansoni) ‘La Processione della Madonna di S. Luca a Bologna' postcard 1926 Lithograph on paper. Printed at Casa Editrice Ballerini & Frattini, Italy. Printed “TATO” and with inscriptions on verso “TATO-La Processione della Madonna di S. Luca a Bologna,” “MOVIMENTO FUTURISTA

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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German Designer

German Designer Lidded box ca. 1927 Glazed porcelain. Manufactured by Fürstenberg, Germany. With manufacturer’s logo and painted marks “69” and “B 667 67.” 7 1/2 in. (19.1 cm) high, 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) diameter

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Tato (Guglielmo Sansoni)

Tato (Guglielmo Sansoni) Rare Futurist postcard, 'L'Assalto' 1926 Lithograph on paper. Printed by Casa Editrice Ballerini & Frattini, Italy. Printed “TATO” and “TATO L’Assalto” and with inscriptions ”MOVIMENTO FUTURISTA ITALIANO,” “Esposizione Internazionale di Venezia 1926,” “Casa Editrice

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 24 May 2007

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Marianne Brandt and Hin Bredendieck

Marianne Brandt and Hin Bredendieck Ceiling light 1930s Frosted clear and colored glass, nickel-plated brass. Manufactured by Korting & Mathiesen, Germany. With early cogwheel stamp “Kandem J 284 mTT.” 30 5/8 in. (77.8 cm) drop
Literature Klaus Weber, Die Metallwerstatt Am Bauhaus, exh. cat

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 24 May 2007