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Lobel Modern, opened in 1998 by Evan Lobel, showcases furniture, lighting, hand-blown glass and art by important designers from the 1940's thru the 1980's. Located in the Four Points section of lower Manhattan.

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Karl Springer Complete Set of 3 "Free Form Coffee Tables" in Polished Steel 1980s

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Rare and important complete set of 3 "Free Form Coffee Tables" in polished stainless steel on hidden casters by Karl Springer, American 1980’s. It is rare to see a complete set in polished stainless steel. These are seamlessly welded and meticulously crafted. They are considered one of Springer's best designs.

Reference:
Karl Springer Red Binder Catalog, published in the 1980’s, section “coffee, end tables and bar carts”, section “H”, page 4, top of page reads “KARL SPRINGER LTD FREE FORM COFFEE TABLES 4” and shows an image of these tables.

Largest to smallest:

W: 48 inches
D: 33.5 inches
H: 17 inches

W: 45.5 inches
D: 29 inches
H: 19 inches

W: 33 inches
D: 23.5 inches
H: 21 inches

Condition: Excellent - light scratches on top

$120,000 for the set

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Paul Evans Important "Sculpture Top Coffee Table" Signed and Dated 1973

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Important and rare “Sculpture Top Coffee Table” in welded and patinated steel, color pigments, 24 karat gold leaf with glass top by Paul Evans, American 1973  (signed “Paul Evans 73’ on side).  This was custom made to be a coffee table—it is extremely rare.  Most of these welded panels were designed for cabinets or wall hanging flat sculpture panels.

 

Documentation:
Paul Evans, Crossing Boundaries and Crafting Modernism by Constance Kimmerle, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, 2014, similar examples are shown on pages 160 and 161

 

Base Dimensions:
W: 42 inches
D: 22 inches
H: 16 inches
Glass top currently fits top however a larger pieces of glass can be made for larger specs.

Condition: Excellent

$125,000

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Paul Frankl Large Kidney Shaped Coffee Table 1950s

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Kidney shaped coffee table with lacquered cork top and canted mahogany slab legs by Paul Frankl for Johnson Furniture, American 1950's (John Stuart label on bottom). This is an iconic Paul Frankl table.

W: 72.5 inches
D: 36 inches
H: 14.5 inches

Condition: Excellent

$17,000

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne "Chan #142 Coffee Table" 1960s (signed)

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"Chan #142 Coffee Table" in patinated pewter and bronze with hand-painted polychrome enamels by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's (signed on top “Philip + Kelvin LaVerne”). This iconic LaVerne table is sophisticated work of art.

Diam: 36 inches
H: 17.5 inches

Condition: Excellent

$15,000

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Karl Springer "Triangular Leg" Coffee / End Table in Goat Skin 1970s

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"Triangular Leg" Coffee/End Table in lacquered goatskin by Karl Springer, American 1970’s. This stunning table is beautifully crafted and very chic.

W: 24 inches
D: 24 inches
H: 19.5 inches

Condition: Excellent

$8,500

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne "Chan Boucher" Coffee Table 1960s (signed)

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"Chan Boucher" coffee table in patinated  bronze and pewter with hand-painted polychrome enamels by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's (signed on top). This table has incredible coloration on top.

Reference:
”Sculpture II, Bronze and Pewter Tables, The Art of Philip and Kelvin LaVerne” catalog pubLished in the 1960’s shows this table on page 7. The description reads: “THE CHAN BOUCHER: The surprising form of the carved oval arabesque, hand-inlaid of bronze and pewter, stands in harmony on bronze French ribbon legs. The elegant motif, that of the Chan influence, depicts the giving of the gift from the villagers to the Emperor’s child honoring the harvest. Rich patina coloration further enlivens the subject. LIMITED SERIES.”

W: 60.5 inches
D: 31.5 inches
H: 16.5 inches

$22,000

Condition: Excellent

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne Rare "Wave Crest" Coffee Table (signed)

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Rare and important hand-welded and textured bronze abstract coffee table "Wave Crest" by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1972 (signed in 2 places). These tables with abstract sculpture bases were done in very small editions of 1, 2 or 3. They are considered among the LaVernes’ most important works. A glass top could be made for this table in a different size if needed.

W: 60 inches
D: 29.5 inches
H: 15 inches

Condition: Excellent

$65,000

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Karl Springer Petit Coffee Table In Lacquered Goatskin 1970s

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Petit waterfall coffee table in lacquered goatskin by Karl Springer, American 1970's. The underside of the table is also finished in lacquered goatskin. The quality of this table is extraordinary.

W: 27.5 inches
D: 18 inches
H: 17 inches

Condition: Excellent

$7,500

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne "Ming #133" Coffee Table 1960s

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"Ming #133" coffee table in patinated bronze and pewter with hand painted polychrome enamels by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's. Signed on top “Philip + Kelvin LaVerne”.

Reference:
”The Art of Philip LaVerne, Sculpture, Bronze and Pewter Tables”, catalog published in the 1960’s, a photo of this table is shown on page 22 with a description on page 42: “The extraordinary artistry of the Ming period is superbly captured in both detail and color in this table. The traditional Ming warrior holding the invincible sword is carved in bronze and pewter with soft patina accents of red, blues and greens.”

W: 65 inches
D: 21 inches
H: 17.5 inches

Condition: Excellent

$18,000

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne Rare and Important "Viola" Coffee Table 1960s

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Rare and important "Viola" coffee table in patinated bronze with hand-painted enamels and glass top inspired by music by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960s. Signed on top by “Philip Kelvin LaVerne”. This table is unusual because of the negative space cut out under glass as part of the design. Truly exceptional.

Reference:
”The Art of Philip LaVerne, Sculpture II, Bronze and Pewter Tables, catalog published in the 1960’s, photo shown on page 20 with description on page 43 which states: “The brilliant world of music was the inspiration for this magnificent design. An abstract violin, along with other musical symbols have been carved in a fret work of open bronze. The pierced top rests under a glass surface which allows the most delightful reflections of music to come through. Open sculptures of bronze glide up to form the legs.”

W: 39 inches
D: 35 inches
H: 17 inches

Condition: Excellent

$18,000

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Rare Philip and Kelvin LaVerne "Marriage Whirl" Scroll Coffee Table 1960s

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Rare "Marriage Whirl" Coffee Table, scroll design, in patinated bronze and pewter with hand-painted polychrome enamels by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's. Signed “Philip + Kelvin LaVerne” on top. This table is a tour-de-force of design.

 Reference:

Philip and Kelivn LaVerne Sculpture III catalog, 1960’s, page 18 shows this table.  Back of catalog gives the description: “Marraige Whirl - A bronze casting sculpted to form a scroll - inlaid with pewter, enhanced with natural patinas. The Oriental motif depicts an ancient ceremony of great happiness.”

W: 53 inches
D: 22 inches
H: 17.5 inches

Condition: Excellent

$35,000

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne Unique "Turtle Table" Top Coffee Table 1960s

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Large unique coffee table with  abstract “Turtle Table” top reminiscent of tortoise shell in patinated bronze, pewter and hand-painted enamels with pedestal base by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's (signed Philip + Kelvin LaVerne on the side). It is rare to see this abstract design done for a large coffee table top.

Diam: 47.5 inches
H: 17.5 inches

Condition: Excellent

$18,000

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Willy Rizzo 2 Tier Coffee Table in Gunmetal and Brass 1960s

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2 Tier coffee table in gunmetal and brass with inset bronze glass by Willy Rizzo, Italian 1960's.

W: 51 inches
D: 25.5 inches
H: 16 inches

Condition: Excellent

$8,500

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Pair of Angular Leg Coffee Tables with Travertine Tops 1950s

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Pair of angular leg coffee tables, dark mahogany bases with travertine tops, American 1950's.

Dimensions for Each

W: 30 inches
D: 22 inches
H: 17 inches

Condition: Excellent

$7,500 for the pair

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne Important Cast Bronze Coffee Table 1970s

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Important large cast bronze coffee table with male and female bodies entwined with thick glass top by Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1970's (signed “Philip & Kelvin LaVerne” on base). Only one of these tables was made. Cast tables were only made for a few years in the 1970’s. They were very time consuming and expensive to make.

Provenance: The collection of Kelvin LaVerne

W: 70 inches
D: 24 inches
H: 17 inches

Condition: Excellent

$75,000

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Ado Chale Rare Fossilized Wood Top Coffee Table 1960s

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Extraordinary coffee table incorporating a polished fossilized wood top with jewel tones on a metal base by Ado Chale, Belgium 1960's.

W: 27 inches
D: 24 inches
H: 13 inches

Condition: Excellent

$35,000

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Philip & Kelvin LaVerne Beautiful "Chan Coffee Table" 1960s (signed) - ON HOLD

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Rectangular "Chan Coffee Table" in patinated bronze and pewter with painted enamels on table top by Phlilip & Kelvin LaVerne, American 1960's (signed “Philip & Kelvin LaVerne” on top). The coloration of this table is spectacular.

W: 66 inches
D: 23 inches
H: 16 inches

Condition: Excellent

$18,000

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Coffee Table in Tessellated Horn 1970s

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Coffee table in tessellated horn, custom design, American 1970's. The organic nature of horn makes this table a work of art.

W: 36 inches
D: 18 inches
H: 16 inches

Condition: Excellent

$7,500 

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John Mascheroni Large Coffee Table with Mirror Glass Top 1970s

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Large coffee table with legs in polished chrome with inset mirror glass top by John Mascheroni, American 1970's.  This coffee table is very chic.

W: 59.5 inches
D: 33 inches
H: 15 inches

Condition: Excellent

$7,500

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Sculptural Coffee Table in Black Lacquered Linen and Glass 1970s

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Sculptural coffee table in black lacquered linen with thick fitted glass top, American 1970's.

W: 36 inches
D: 18 inches
H: 16 inches

Condition: Excellent

$5,500 

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