Growing up in Argentina, Gustavo Olivieri would go to auctions with his father, who gave him reign over the bidder’s paddle. So it’s perhaps inevitable that Olivieri would become such an admired dealer of rare and collectible artwork, books, furniture, and lighting. An architect by training, he’s a collector by avocation, and his shops in Miami, East Hampton, and New York City are proof of his passion for beauty.
Ukhamba, or Ischumo, basket, a rigid bulb-shaped container,
rendered water-tight by the tightness of the weave/coils. When liquids (generally home-brewed beer) are stored in it, the pores swell and the outside sweats, which cools the contents of the basket. Zulu ...
Oversized antique green glass bottle in a large
woven basket. Over the past decade, interior designer Michael Del Piero has created a distinctive aesthetic that fuses rough with luxurious and ancient with modern. Clean lines, sophisticated palettes, and exotic pieces ...
Large and tightly woven harvesting basket, lovely to
mount on the wall or use for drying flowers or displaying towels or magazines. In very fine condition. From Hong Kong, dating to the early to mid-1900s.