Lawson-Fenning opened its first store in 1997, while Glenn Lawson and Grant Fenning were still students at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. It has since evolved into a Los Angeles fixture, with showrooms in Silver Lake and the design corridor of Beverly Boulevard. Their line is a contemporary one with a sense of place and history: Modern shapes and finishes mingle with traditional details and context, and 20th-century pieces are eloquently mixed with new designs from their own line of sustainable, locally crafted furniture.
Set of three Japanese black lacquered wood panels,
each depicting a geisha, flora and birds adorned with a mother-of-pearl appliqué in soft, pastel shades. Hand-painted ornate gold design trims each panel with ornate brass hardware mounted on back for hanging. ...
Goldtone metal vanity purse covered with mother-of-pearl, circa
1950. Inside are several compartments including one for powder and lipstick, as well as a small comb. Chain handle, 9.5"L. Paper label marked: Genuine Mother of Pearl by Pearlpact. Minimal wear.
Antique mother-of-pearl, silver, and horn boat box with
flip-up half lid on hinges. Sterling silver trim and fasteners. Faint floral etched design on the mother-of-pearl lid. No maker's mark. Worn design on surface, minor missing piece of mother-of-pearl.