Dubbed “the Mixmaster” by the shelter press, interior designer Eric Cohler expertly fuses classical and contemporary elements and marries layers of unexpected textures and colors. A frequent speaker and panelist, Cohler designs fabrics, furniture, and rugs for Lee Jofa and lighting for Visual Comfort. President and First Lady Obama selected one of his fabrics for the White House family dining room. His second book, Cohler on Art, is due out in 2015. He curated this sale with personally selected pieces from his house in southwest Georgia.
Elegant French porcelain hand-painted footed jardinere. Piece decorated
with gold swan handles, and hand-painted roses all over, with a broad band of green and gold around the top. Maker's impressed mark on base.
Antique porcelain floral urn style vase with ornate
handles. Floral design in relief within the porcelain face and hand-painted floral bouquets and vinettes as accenting. Marked "Coalport, Felt Spar, Porcelain, The Gold Medal Awarded May 30th, 1820, Patronisco by the ...
Pair of antique Meissen porcelain floral urn bud
vases with hand-painted floral accents. Swirl fluting on the body. Marked with the standard Meissen logo of two crossed swords on the underside of each. Minor wear and patina.