The Betty Lee and Aaron Stern Collection

Phillips
New York

Date of the auction: 17.12.2013

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Set of eight “Brno” chairs designed 1930, manufactured 1970s Leather, chromium-plated steel. Each: 31 1/2 x 23 x 19 3/4 in. (80 x 58.4 x 50.2 cm) Manufactured by Knoll International, USA.
Literature Mark Emery, Furniture by Architects, New York, 1983, p. 209 for the Knoll

Lot #: 61

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte P ...

Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand Dining table, model no. LC6 designed 1925-1928, manufactured circa 1975 Enameled steel, glass, rubber. 27 x 88 x 33 1/2 in. (68.6 x 223.5 x 85.1 cm) Manufactured by Cassina, Italy.
Literature Mark Emery, Furniture by Architects, New York, 1983

Lot #: 62

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Michael Graves

Michael Graves "Piazza" tea and coffee service designed 1984-1985, produced 1991 Silver, faux ivory, lacquered aluminum, Bakelite. Tray: 16 1/8 in. (8.6 cm) diameter; coffee pot: 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm) high Comprising tray, teapot, coffee pot, sugar bowl with spoon, and creamer. Produced by Alessi

Lot #: 63

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Aldo Rossi

Aldo Rossi "Piazza" tea and coffee service designed 1986, produced 1994 Brass, enameled metal, clear glass, oxidized copper, silver, enameled silver, glass. Case: 26 x 17 1/4 x 11 3/8 in. (66 x 43.8 x 28.9 cm) Coffee pot: 11 in. (27.9 cm) high Comprising vitrine, teapot, coffee pot, thermos, creamer

Lot #: 64

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry Set of twelve “Fish” goblets circa 1990 Acid-polished glass. Each: 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm) high Manufactured by Amses Cosma Inc., USA, retailed by Swid Powell, USA. From the edition of 250. Underside of each etched with designer's signature and Swid Powell/Edition/250/Amses Cosma

Lot #: 65

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Robert Mapplethorpe

Robert Mapplethorpe Set of eighteen "Flower," "Orchid" and "Calla Lily" plates circa 1985 Photographic transfer-printed porcelain. Each: 12 in. (30.5 cm) diameter Comprising six examples of each design. Manufactured by Swid Powell, USA. The underside of each plate transfer-printed with Swid Powell

Lot #: 66

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Ken Price

Ken Price Prepatory drawing for “Geometric” pots 1980 Graphite on paper. 10 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. (27.6 x 21.6 cm) Lower right edge signed and dated in pencil with PRICE '80.
Literature "Ken Price: A Talk with Slides," The Chinati Foundation Newsletter, vol. 10, October 2005, p. 27, figs. 43-48 for

Lot #: 67

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Buccellati

Buccellati Centerpiece 20th century Silver. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) high Underside of one shell impressed with M. BUCCELLATI and standard mark.
Artist Bio Buccellati Italian Mario Buccellati, founder of Buccellati, began his career in 1903 as apprentice to the goldsmiths Beltrami e Besnati. Having

Lot #: 68

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$14,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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In the style of Buccellati

In the style of Buccellati Spider crab lidded dish and hermit crab 20th century Silver. Spider crab: 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm) high (excluding tentacles) Hermit crab: 5 in. (12.7 cm) high (excluding tentacles) The hermit crab made by Fratelli Lisi e Figli, Florence. Each impressed with standard marks

Lot #: 69

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Ken Price

Ken Price Group of seventeen “Town Wares,” from the “Easter Island” series on a replica “Town Unit,” circa 1977 Glazed ceramic. Together with later replica “Town Unit” case. Large low bowl: 12 1/4 in. (31.1 cm) diameter Largest bowl: 7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm) diameter Tallest vase: 10 in. (25.4 cm) high

Lot #: 70

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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André Dubreuil

André Dubreuil Unique "Feuilles de Chêne" gueridon 1999 Patinated steel, copper, bronze, enamel. 29 1/8 x 23 3/4 x 23 3/4 in. (74 x 60.3 x 60.3 cm)
Provenance Galerie Mougin, Paris Acquired from the above, 1999 Literature Jean-Louis Gaillemin, André Dubreuil: Poète du Fer, Poet of Iron, Paris, 2006

Lot #: 71

Estimate: US$16,000 - US$24,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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André Dubreuil

André Dubreuil Pair of "Trévise" chairs circa 1988 Painted cast aluminum, fabric. Each: 37 1/5 x 28 x 25 1/2 in. (94.5 x 71.1 x 64.8 cm) From the edition of 20.
Literature Claire Downey, Neo Furniture, London, 1992, p. 61 Jean-Louis Gaillemin, André Dubreuil: Poète du Fer, Poet of Iron, Paris, 2006

Lot #: 72

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Head of Buddha Southeast Asia, 19th century Gilt and patinated metal, painted wood base. 20 in. (50.8 cm) high

Lot #: 73

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Ingeborg Lundin

Ingeborg Lundin Four "Apple" vases 1950s Blown colorless and clear colored glass. The tallest: 17 3/4 in. (45.1 cm) high Produced by Orrefors, Sweden. Undersides respectively incised ORREFORS/32-57/Ingeborg Lundin; ORREFORS/Expo du 95/Ingeborg Lundin; ORREFORS/expo D32-57/Ingeborg Lundin

Lot #: 74

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Conical bowl circa 1980 Porcelain, inlaid pink lines, turquoise and manganese bands. 4 5/8 in. (11.6 cm) high, 8 1/2 in. (21.7 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Literature John Houston, ed., Lucie Rie: a survey of her life and work, exh. cat., Crafts Council and The Victoria and

Lot #: 75

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Small straight-sided bowl circa 1978 Porcelain, inlaid pink lines, turquoise and golden manganese bands. 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 3 7/8 in. (10.6 x 10.4 x 9.8 cm) Impressed with artist’s seal.
Artist Bio Lucie Rie Austrian • 1902 - 1995 Dame Lucie Rie studied under Michael Powolny at the

Lot #: 76

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Bottle with flaring lip circa 1978 Stoneware, inlaid shoulder and lip, gold bands and matte white glaze. 10 3/8 in. (26.5 cm) high, 5 in. (12.8 cm) diameter Impressed with artist's seal.
Provenance Christie’s, London, "Contemporary Ceramics," December 16, 1985, lot 219 Literature John

Lot #: 77

Estimate: US$16,000 - US$24,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Footed bowl circa 1980 Porcelain, golden manganese glaze, turquoise rings, terracotta foot and well. 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm) high, 6 1/2 in. (16.6 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Literature John Houston, ed., Lucie Rie: a survey of her life and work, exh. cat., Crafts Council and The

Lot #: 78

Estimate: US$16,000 - US$24,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Rare bottle with raised dots circa 1976 Porcelain, squared body, matte white glaze. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm) high, 2 3/4 in. (7 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Provenance Christie's, London, “British Decorative Arts from 1880 to the Present Day,” July 8, 1986, lot 463 Exhibited

Lot #: 79

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Footed bowl circa 1974 Porcelain, "American" yellow glaze. 3 1/2 in. (8.8 cm) high, 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm) diameter Impressed with artist's seal.
Provenance Christie's East, New York, "20th Century Design," June 10, 1996, lot 679 Artist Bio Lucie Rie Austrian • 1902 - 1995 Dame Lucie Rie

Lot #: 80

Estimate: US$16,000 - US$24,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Footed bowl circa 1978 Porcelain, bottle green glaze with golden lip. 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm) high, 7 1/8 in. (18 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Literature Issey Miyake Meets Lucie Rie, exh. cat., Sogetsu Gallery, Tokyo, 1989, p.116, fig.91, for a similar example Lucie Rie, Hans

Lot #: 81

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Lidded pot circa 1956 Porcelain, radiating inlaid design, manganese and matte blue glazes on the interior. 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm) high, 7 1/8 in. (18.2 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Provenance Christie’s, London, "Contemporary Ceramics," December 7, 1983, lot 136 Literature John

Lot #: 82

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Flaring footed bowl circa 1978 Porcelain, golden manganese glaze, radiating inlaid and sgraffito design. 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) high, 8 5/8 in. (22 cm) diameter Impressed with artist's seal.
Literature Tony Birks, Lucie Rie, Paris, 2008, p. 141 for a similar example Artist Bio Lucie Rie

Lot #: 83

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Hans Coper

Hans Coper Composite form with vertical central disc circa 1972 Stoneware, layered white porcelain slips and engobes over a body with textured and incised linear designs, the interior with manganese glaze. 13 1/8 x 7 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. (33.3 x 20 x 9 cm) Impressed with artist’s seal.
Literature Garth

Lot #: 84

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Hans Coper

Hans Coper "Sack and disc" form circa 1969 Stoneware, layered white porcelain slips and engobes over a body with textured and incised linear designs, the interior and disc with manganese glaze. 7 3/8 in. (18.8 cm) high, 6 1/4 in. (15.8 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Provenance Fischer

Lot #: 85

Estimate: US$16,000 - US$24,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Hans Coper

Hans Coper Ovoid volume with disc top circa 1969 Stoneware, layered white porcelain slips and engobes over a body with textured and incised linear designs, the interior and disc with manganese glaze. 9 5/8 in. (24.3 cm) high, 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Literature Tony

Lot #: 86

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Hans Coper

Hans Coper Large "Spade" form 1967 Stoneware, layered white porcelain slips and engobes over a body with textured and incised linear designs, the interior with manganese glaze. 16 x 11 3/8 x 5 1/2 in. (40.7 x 29 x 14 cm) Impressed with artist’s seal.
Exhibited "Hans Coper – Lucie Rie," Museum

Lot #: 87

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Hans Coper

Hans Coper Early and large "Thistle" form circa 1958 Stoneware, layered white porcelain slips and engobes over a body with textured and incised linear designs, the interior with manganese glaze. 17 3/4 x 17 3/8 x 7 7/8 in. (45 x 44 x 20 cm) Impressed with artist’s seal.
Provenance Sotheby’s, London

Lot #: 88

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Footed bowl with inlaid band circa 1954 Porcelain, pale yellow glaze over wide band of inlaid grid design. 4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm) high, 7 3/8 in. (18.6 cm) diameter Impressed with artist’s seal.
Provenance Christie’s, London, "Contemporary Ceramics," December 16, 1985, lot 215 Artist Bio

Lot #: 89

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

Date: 17 Dec 2013

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Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie Pot with ovoid lip circa 1974 Porcelain, inlaid "feather" designs beneath pale yellow glaze. 6 3/4 x 6 3/4 x 5 3/8 in. (17 x 17 x 13.5 cm) Impressed with artist’s seal.
Literature Garth Clark, The Potter's Art, London, 1995, illustrated p. 170 Margot Coatts, ed., Lucie Rie & Hans Coper

Lot #: 90

Estimate: US$16,000 - US$24,000

Date: 17 Dec 2013