French 20th-century Maison Jansen-style red vinyl bench.
Eric Cohler Design
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.
An exceptional French faux-bois bench with built-in planters
at each end. Exceptional patina with various mosses and lichens ingrained in the cement. Early 20th century. Found near Orleans in the west of France. Seat, 17"H.
Fluid, simple and organic with a charismatic design
touch that's equal parts midcentury modern and luscious lima bean, this six-footed birchwood bench is long enough to accommodate up to five convivial preschoolers and won't crumble under the load of a ...