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.
Oil painting by California Impressionist artist Sam Hyde
Harris (1889-1977), circa 1930. Displayed in a gold leafed hand-carved wood frame by Shawn Speck. Harris worked as a commercial artist for the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway, and also for ...
Mid-Century Modern atmospheric oil painting on board by
California artist Raymond Teel. Rendered primarily in a soft, tonal color palette the work is punctuated by contrasting hues of purple green.The painting's title appears in the lower left corner, "Laramie Stage;" ...
Original oil painting in sepias and blues on
stretched canvas. Signed lower right and newly framed in a solid walnut floater frame with a half-inch face and two-inch depth. Combination of brush and pallet knife painting technique captures movement of ...