At the age of 28, New York City-based interior designer Ryan Korban has built a fast following among New York’s downtown creative catalysts in the worlds of fashion, music, and film. With a signature Old World design aesthetic that reawakens the lost romance in a modern urban setting, he approaches his interiors with unabashed confidence, creating lavish, inspirational mash-ups of materials and styles that offer an irresistible escape from the ordinary.
Large English circular magnifying glass and paperweight that
is actually the condenser or magnifier from a Magic Lantern, circa 1910. Polished brass with a sought after domed lens. Unmarked, but likely by Optimus. No maker's mark. Light wear.
Early-20th-century English magnifying glass with a silver ferrule
and embossed silver terminal with a new glass, No maker's mark, likely Hilkinson. Long stag antler handle. No maker's mark.