Art Elysées, Art & Design 2016 (October 20th-24th)

A coffee table/ bar by Aldo Tura,  c1970. Image courtesy of Portuondo Gallery This year is the 10th edition of ‘Art Elysées, Art & Design’. It takes place on the Champs Elysées between Place Clemenceau and Place de la Concorde … Continue reading

Friday Finds! Vive La France! Innovative and Measured Design

Wall light in polished brass, walnut and white perspex (circa 1960) by Robert Mathieu The 1950s and 60s was a particularly prolific period of optimism and creativity  for French designers. We are seeing more focus on French design of this era and it is definitely a … Continue reading

This Weeks Finds!

  So rare and so comfortably elegant! The ‘Grasshopper’ lounge chair, model PK87 in aluminium and leather by Preben Fabricius and Jorden Kastholm is a very collectible find! It is a 1968 Premier Edition by Aldred Kill. All the leather is original … Continue reading