Athena Calderone is a lifestyle designer with an eye for the unexpected. A visual creature who believes beauty comes from self-expression – and that self-expression is about giving yourself license to be more than one thing – this model-turned-interior designer and dedicated foodie embraces unusual pairings. The result is design with texture and authenticity that draws inspiration from the world around it and aims to inspire others. Her partner in the sale, Factory 20, is a multidisciplinary art and design collective discovering intrinsically valuable decorative arts and furnishings to convey a different impression of 20th century design.
Pair of trench art vases with oak and
acorn pattern and fluted tops. During World War I, trench art was made by prisoners of war and men in the trenches in France from actual shell casings. Well detailed with an ...
Set of six mismatched vases. Largest: 3.25"Dia x
9.75"H; 3"Dia x 8"H; 2.75"Dia x 6.5"H; 4"L x 2.75"W x 4.25"H; 1.75"Dia x 4.25"H; Smallest: 4.75"L x 3.75"W x 3.75"H. Some marked, "Made in India." Varying degrees of patina, age and ...
Late-19th C. Qianjiang Chinese poetry vase with custom
double cluster lamp base. Scenic painting depicts a group of children with their tutor and amah in a garden under pines. A poem in Chinese on verso includes a 1890 date. The ...