LISTINGS CURRENT FOR 02/16/2019
offers authentic mid-century and modern furniture and decor at its best. The emphasis is always on quality, with each item hand-selected then cleaned, rejuvenated or restored according to need. Plus, we feature locally made furniture, lighting and art. Here’s a sampling of current items. We post regular updates here and on MidModMen+friends Instagram and Facebook.
FRESH + FEATURED
JOHANNES ANDESEN-DESIGNED SIDEBOARD | $3,495 Sweeping teak sideboard by acclaimed Danish designer Johannes Andersen. It’s extra-long cabinet not only gives it visual impact, it also creates extra-large storage capacity. On the left are two articulated tambour doors to open to reveal a divided compartment with three adjustable shelves. Alongside is a stack of four drawers perfect for table linens or other items stored flat. The cabinet is finished on fours side and has a thick beveled edge that frames the front and back. Freshly rejuvenated with teak oil and in near-mint condition. Dimensions are 86-1/2″L x 19-1/2″D x 33-1/2″H.
MULTI-TASKING MAHOGANY COFFEE TABLE | $385 It used to be a blonde, but beneath that washed out finish was luxurious mahogany waiting to be the chestnut beauty it was also meant to be. Vintage American of Martinsville coffee table – fully reinvented – with dual drawers and two levels for stashing or displaying. This multi-tasker also could be a great media console. Dimensions are 40″L x 19-1/2″D x 16-1/2″H.
CUSTOM-BUILT WALNUT DESK | $795 Get down to business at this generously sized, custom-built walnut desk. It’s the perfect size if you need to spread out, work using dual monitors or want visitors to pull up a chair. Walnut frame and suspended drawer stack with a trestle side leg. The desktop cantilevers in the back, making room for chairs or cabinets. Dimensions are 60″L x 32″D x 29-1/2″H.
MODERN WALNUT WALL UNIT | $795 Get versatile storage and display with this Danish-style tower wall unit. It features three standard sized drawers below, open display with one adjustable shelf in the middle, and a double cabinet on top. This piece is finished on all sides, allowing it to be used as a partial room divider. Dimensions are 32″W x 16-1/2″D x 72″H.
MILO BAUGHMAN ROSEWOOD + CHROME WRITING DESK | $2,195 This Milo Baughman-designed writing desk is modernist simplicity at its best. It uses simple geometric forms and quality materials to make a quiet yet clear style statement. The desk case is a slender box finished on all sides. It has three “blind” drawers with wood drawer boxes. The base is made of chrome-plated, squared steel. Dimensions are 52″L x 26″D x 29-1/2″H.
CUSTOMIZED EAMES FIBERGLASS CHAIR | $345 Here’s one for our mid-century/goth aficionados. It’s an authentic Eames molded fiberglass chair with a twist. It’s been customized in an Edgar Allen Poe motif. But don’t be horrified! The fiberglass seat was cosmetically compromised so our partner turned to decoupage, covering the shell in pages from Poe classics. The killer blow is a hand-applied raven perched on a branch that stretches across the seat back. Perched on a new wood dowel base. When this one-of-a-kind work of usable art is sold, we’ll have it “nevermore!”
IMPORTED WOOL AREA RUGS | PRICE VARIES BY RUG We have a small (but choice) selection of hand-woven wool area rugs from regions in Pakistan and Afghanistan. They range in size from 5′ x 7′ (left) to a petite hearth size (right). All are clean and ready to use. Prices vary by rug.
WALNUT CREDENZA WITH BRASS BOWTIE HANDLES | $995 This walnut Jasper Office Furniture credenza offers versatile storage and lots of it. There’s a big double cabinet and open shelf on the right. On the left are two standard drawers and an extra-roomy file drawer. The top is cantilevered over the cabinet on three sides, and the cabinet has walnut paneling on all four sides. The bowtie-shaped brass drawer and door pulls are original. Dimensions are 72″L x 21″D x 29-1/4″H.
DANISH TEAK NESTING TABLE SET | $395 Nesting tables are genius for people living in small spaces. And for people who live a more modular life. This set of three small accent tables were made in Denmark. You can nest them in a compact stack when you’re being tidy, and then un-nest them when you need to spread out. Dimensions are the largest table are 23-1/2″W x 15-1/2″D x 19″H.
EAMES MOLDED FIBERGLASS CHAIR – OCHRE DARK | $495 Charles and Ray Eames-designed molded fiberglass chair made by Herman Miller in the rare Ochre Dark (OD) color. This chair is all original, including the “H” base. The shell, shock mounts and frame are all in excellent condition.
DOMORE WALNUT FRAME ACCENT CHAIR | $295 DoMore Chair Company is known for its industrial age task chairs made pre-World War II. But they also were active post-war, collaborating with the likes of Jens Risom and offering mid-century modern designs. This accent chair has a solid walnut frame, an angled back and brand new retro upholstery. It’s shown with a modern counter height stool with brushed steel frame and cognac leather seat (PRICE | $195).
WALNUT CHEST WITH SCULPTED DRAWER FRONTS | $625 The profile on this mid-century modern tall chest of drawers is almost exotic. From the organically ribbed top drawer fronts to the blade-like handles on the bottom drawers, this piece has presence. It also has practicality, asking for nothing more than modest floor space and coming with five generous drawers. We’ve given this piece a rejuvenation to enhance its appearance while not tampering with its vintage charm. Dimensions are 40″W x 20″D x 44-3/4″H.
DILLINGHAM ‘ESPRIT’ WALNUT CHEST | $695 Generously sized five-drawer chest of drawers in walnut with black lacquered accents. Sits on a recessed plinth base. Dimensions are 38-1/4″W x 19-1/4″D x 45-1/2″H.
The Dillingham Furniture Esprit collection designed by Merton Gershun was distinguished by sophisticated lines and high-quality walnut.
9-DRAWER LOWBOY DRESSER FROM BASSETT | $795 Handsome two-tone lowboy dresser made by Bassett Furniture circa 1960s. Walnut cabinet and drawers with contrasting ash panels that create an architectural feel. Original finish in excellent condition that we’ve given a rejuvenation. Super-clean drawers. Dimensions are 64″L x 18″D x 30″H.
LANE RHYTHM 6-DRAWER DRESSER | $835 Elegant six-drawer walnut dresser from Lane Furniture’s early-to-mid-1960s Rhythm series. This piece has undergone a thorough restoration – literally inside and outside. Rhythm is distinguished by its clean, understated modern lines. Dimensions are 61”L x 18-1/2”D x 31”H.
MOREDDI + J.L. MOLLER DANISH TEAK DINING SET | $3,695 Exceptional teak dining set with components from highly regarded Danish makers. The chairs are made by J.L. Moller – Model 75 – and include one arm chair and three standard. All have solid teak frames and woven paper cord seats. The table is by Moreddi and uses the finest teak, with dramatic figuring on the main tabletop and the matching leaves. When the table is expanded, there is a self-storing support leg that flips down to support it. Dimensions are 45″ diameter x 28-1/2″ high plus two 19-1/2″ wide expansion leaves. All of the teak has been fully restored, and the woven seats are in mint condition.
SET OF 4 AUTHENTIC EAMES DCM CHAIRS | $1,145 The iconic DCM (dining chair metal frame) was created in 1946 by design giants Charles and Ray Eames and named – decades later by Time magazine – as the best design of the 20th Century. These are authentic models made by Herman Miller in 2005 that follow the exacting specifications of the original. The seats and backs are molded ash and the frames are heavy gauge steel. The shock mounts and gliders are all in top condition. Seat height is 17-1/2″, so these work well at a dining table.
DANISH STYLE LOUNGE CHAIR – MAHOGANY | $795 Artisan-made wood frame lounge chair made of solid African mahogany with distinctive details like a ladder back and sharply tapered legs. Brand new cushions in a gray brushed twill.
DANISH STYLE LOUNGE CHAIR – WALNUT | $795 Artisan-made wood frame lounge chair made of solid , locally sourced walnut. Spear-style arms, ladder back and tapered legs. Brand new cushions in a gray tweed.
KNOLL STUDIO RICCHIO CHAIRS | $295 SET OF 4 Knoll Studio introduced the Ricchio Chair, designed by Joseph and Linda Ricchio, in 1990. The chair features, clean and modern lines, quality materials and construction, plus a generous seating area. This set of four is made from solid beech and we’ve upholstered the seats in gray wool fabric.
GUNLOCKE SOLID WALNUT ARM CHAIRS | $245 EACH Who says a vintage chair designed for use in the office has to be more function than form? Gunlocke didn’t agree in the 1960s. These solid walnut framed chairs are exceptionally styled, with contoured arms and exposed, curving walnut backs. Upholstered in a patterned wool fabric in grays, rust and off-white. Two chairs available.
AUTHENTIC JENS RISOM MODEL U430 LOUNGE CHAIR | $995 This exceptionally handsome chair was the creation of noted mid-century modern designer Jens Risom. It was introduced in 1949 for use in the Caribe Hilton Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico. We’re offering an original, early production chair purchased in the early 1950s. It has a solid walnut frame, which we restored with a walnut oil finish. The seat and back are newly upholstered in a rich navy blue fabric.
DANISH MODERN SWIVEL CHAIR ON TEAK BASE | $795 We revitalized this simple, modern swivel chair, giving it all new upholstery. The bucket seat rests on a teak-wrapped steel post and a four-star base with teak caps. A label under the seat show that it was purchased pre-1970 from the original International Design Center location in the heart of downtown Minneapolis.
SOLID WALNUT SLAB COFFEE TABLE | $395 This coffee table is modern at its most straightforward. The table surface is a 1-1/2″ thick slab of solid walnut, with smooth, clean edges and surfaces. The legs are simple brushed brass tapers attached to two-position brackets, allowing you to set the legs at a jaunty angle or prim and proper vertical. The walnut is freshly restored to highlight its warmth and complex wood grain. Dimensions are 48″L x 20″D x 16″H.
MODELINE DOUBLE-SHADE FLOOR LAMP | $895 Dramatic floor lamp from Modeline circa 1960s with a wrap-around mesh lampshade and interior cylinder shade. Both are are supported by a three-prong, solid walnut frame with brass accents. Three-way socket with walnut center switch. Dimensions are 61-1/2″ high x 17″ diameter of the larger exterior shade.
DANISH MODERN TEAK SERVING TROLLEY | $645 High-quality and highly practical teak serving trolley. Features include a generously sized top, two utility drawers and lower shelf. Rolls easily on four disc casters. Made in Denmark. Dimensions are 31″L x 17-1/4″D x 24-3/4″H to top surface (28″H to top of handles).
DANISH TEAK DROP FRONT SECRETARY DESK | $1,495 This vintage modern drop front desk is the perfect example of efficient use of space. It has a smaller footprint but packs in a lot of storage. Open the front for access to a large work surface and additional storage, including three utility drawers and a pair of document organizers. Below are four full-sized drawers. Made in Denmark using teak and hardwoods, with beautiful dovetail joinery. Freshly rejuvenated with a teak oil finish. Dimensions are 35-1/2″W x 17-3/4″D (26-1/2″D with desktop open) x 43″H.
DANISH TEAK NESTING TABLES | $345 SET OF 3 This set of vintage modern teak accent tables – made in Denmark – gives you flexibility when one size doesn’t fit all. Each table is designed to fully nest under its larger companion, so you can tuck them away in a compact space. But each table stands on its own, so you can use them wherever you need them. Dimensions of the largest table are 22-3/4″W x 15-1/8″D x 18-1/2″H.
LANE PERCEPTION DOUBLE CABINET | $465 Stylish cabinet from Lane Furniture’s 1960s Perception series features that line’s signature basket weave detail. It’s finished on all sides and has double doors that open to a large compartment with a half-depth shelf. Dimensions are 30″W x 17-3/4″D x 22″H.
DINING + SERVING
This is one of our most popular categories. If you don’t see a dining set in the store that meets your needs, ask us about what we have waiting in the wings. There are multiple dining sets ready for restoration, including teak and walnut options with four, six or eight chairs. You also can buy select tables and sets of chairs à la carte. We’ll arrange a preview, let you choose and then get the restoration process going.
HENNING KJAERNULF FOR BRUNO HANSEN DINING CHAIRS | $995 PAIR Pair of teak-framed dining chairs designed by Henning Kjaernulf and made in Denmark by Bruno Hansen circa 1950s. The woven paper cord seats are brand new, using the original weave pattern. The frames are stamped with both the designer and maker names. Sold as a pair.
BORGE MOGENSEN MODEL 122 DINING CHAIRS | $2,495 SET OF 4 Set of four dining chairs designed by Børge Mogensen in the early 1950s for Soborg Møbler. They feature molded teak seats and backs mounted to solid birch frames. The contours of the seats and backs make them exceptionally comfortable. Freshly rejuvenated using a teak oil finish. Offered as a set of four. Shipping is available.
ARTHUR UMANOFF STYLE CHAIRS | $445 SET OF 4 Set of four Arthur Umanoff style chairs circa 1950s made of birch slats with black wrought-iron frames. The frames are freshly re-lacquered, and the seats and backs have a clear lacquer finish in excellent condition.
NORMAN CHERNER WALNUT + LEATHER CHAIRS | $795 PAIR Norman Cherner designed dining chairs made by Plycraft. Layered and bent walnut frames with black leather seats and backrests. We have cleaned these chairs but have left them otherwise unaltered. Offered as a pair.
ELEGANT GLASS + BRASS MID-CENTURY SERVING TROLLEY | $495 Gorgeous serving cart that channels the elegance of a mid-century period cocktail party. Features a brass-plated frame with teak posts and handle. The real showstoppers are the two glass surfaces, with elaborate patterns in real gold foil and green.
POUL HUNDEVAD TEAK SERVING CART | $995 This clever mid-century teak cart spreads its wings to create an impressive platform for your dinner or cocktail party. Designed by Poul Hundevad circa 1960 and made in Denmark by Vamdrup Mobelfabrik. It has three tray-style shelves with flared edges. The bottom two are removable and you can add one to the top tray, which slides aside to accommodate its companion. The cart rolls smoothly on four original casters. We’ve rejuvenated this versatile trolley with a full cleaning and fresh coats of teak oil. Dimensions are 29-1/2″L x 20-1/4″D x 26″H. With the extra shelf added on top, the length reaches 59″.
DANISH TEAK TWO-TIER SERVING CART | $395 This serving cart is compact, lightweight yet still packed with style. The top and lower levels have upward curving edges, and the distance between them leaves ample space for tall items below. It all rolls smoothly on brass and hard rubber casters. The official Danish Furniture Control stamp is embossed underneath. Dimensions are 29-1/4″L x 17-1/4″D x 24-1/4″H.
CHAIRS | BENCHES | OTTOMANS | SOFAS
BAUMRITTER VIKO ‘WINGED’ LOUNGE CHAIR | $595 Fly into a state of relaxation in this vintage 1960s lounge chair made by Baumritter as part of the Viko line of furniture. The molded wood shell creates a space age look, while the brand new orange wool cushions keep it grounded. The double-post base is made of metal, a detail specific to the Viko line.
RETRO BARREL CHAIR IN NEW-OLD UPHOLSTERY | $445 Retro channel back barrel chair freshly reupholstered in new vintage fabric: coral with a subtle textured pattern. This is a taller backed round chair that provides full-sized seating. Adding to the fun factor: it rolls on casters.
CUSTOM BENCH WITH VINTAGE FABRIC UPHOLSTERY | $465 We’re proud to exclusively offer made-in-Minnesota ottomans and benches from Love & Upholstery. Each piece is made using high-quality fabrics and frames. The Right Angles bench features vintage geometric fabric in blues and gray and is perched on steel hairpin legs. Dimensions are 48″L x 16″D x 22″H.
ICONIC J16 ROCKING CHAIR BY HANS WEGNER | $995 This 1944 design is one of Hans Wegner’s best known creations. The curve of the arms, the reverse tapered dowels and the woven seat – these are the details that make the design storied. Plus, it’s a generous size with thoughtful ergonomics that make it comfortable for long, leisurely sitting. We’re offering this all original chair with lacquered solid beech frame and woven paper cord seat. In top condition. Made in Denmark by Kvist Mobler and dating from the late 1970s or early 1980s.
CREDENZAS + DESKS + SHELVING
ASIAN STYLED TRIPLE CREDENZA-SIDEBOARD | $995 Modern interior design is not monolithic. There can be many styles in the mix, including pieces with Asian motifs. This vintage triple credenza-sideboard is a case in point. The overall lines are simple and clean like the best of mid-century modern. Yet small flourishes elevate it to room-defining status. Features all wood construction and decoration, with original brass cabinet hardware. Each of the three cabinets is independent and all have a combination of open compartment, adjustable shelf and utility drawer. We gave this distinctive piece a light rejuvenation, leaving the vintage patina intact. Dimensions are 54″L x 20″D x 32-1/4″H.
JENS RISOM DESIGN WALNUT BOOKCASE | $1,495 Fully restored walnut bookcase from Jens Risom Design. It offers impressive storage/display capacity and has two adjustable shelves. Because it’s finished on all sides, you can use it to divide a large room. All walnut case with a rich walnut oil finish. Dimensions are 65″L x 21″D x 29-1/4″H.
PAUL McCOBB FOR CALVIN GROUP CHEST + VANITY SET | $1,895 Exceptional and rare three-piece walnut set designed by Paul McCobb and made by the Calvin Group. The set includes two four-drawer chests – one wider than the other – and a vanity section that bridges the two. The vanity has a lift up top with mirror, a front panel that folds down, and wood dividers inside. We refinished this piece to reveal the richly figured walnut and gave it a smooth touch. Included are the original brushed metal accents and drawer handles. OVERALL dimensions are 85-1/8″L x 18″D x 34-1/4″H. SMALL CHEST length is 24-3/4″. LARGE CHEST length is 36″. VANITY length is 24″.
MADE IN MINNESOTA LP CABINETS | $500 EACH In keeping with our commitment to local artisans and artists, we’re pleased to introduce these specially commissioned cabinets from Minneapolis-based Hossle Woodworks.
They’ve been designed – and sized – specifically to house LPs, and can hold about 140 standard records in sleeves. They’re constructed of walnut-faced plywood with exposed edges, exposed edge legs and rabbet joints. They have a boiled linseed oil finish with a lacquer top coat. Two cabinets available now. Dimensions are 27-1/4″W x 14″D x 21-7/8″H.
MILO BAUGHMAN CHROME + GLASS ETAGERE | $895 Here’s a popular entry from the chrome and glass wing of mid-century modern design. This stylish etagere designed by Milo Baughman might be the most attractive way to display your favorite treasures. Everything’s in top condition. Dimensions are 42″L x 16″D x 75-1/2″H.
COFFEE | ACCENT TABLES
LANE ACCLAIM EXTRA-LONG COFFEE TABLE | $695 Double your pleasure with the extra-long version of the popular Lane Acclaim coffee table. The combination of walnut and fruit wood, plus that famous dovetail design, make this one for the ages (but made in 1960). Fully restored and in tip-top condition. Measures 70″L x 18″D x 12-1/2″H.
DANISH TEAK COFFEE TABLE: GEORGE TANIER SELECTION | $1,095 Finely crafted teak coffee table made by Sibast Møbler. Made in Denmark and imported to North America as part of the George Tanier Selection. The top appears to float above the recessed base, has flared edges along its length and is rounded at the corners. The base is classic Danish style with tapered round legs and supports that reach up to – but don’t touch – the tabletop. Dimensions are 60″L x 22″D x 17.25″H.
TOMLINSON SOPHISTICATE SURFBOARD COFFEE TABLE | $795 Sleek surfboard style coffee table made by Tomlinson Furniture circa 1957. Burled butternut marquetry on top. Solid wood frame. Original tags. Exceptional condition. Dimensions are 75ʺL × 17ʺD × 13.75ʺH.
LANE FURNITURE 70″ PERCEPTION COFFEE TABLE | $695 Professionally restored coffee table from Lane Furniture circa 1959. It features dimensional design with a floating top, triangular base and basket weave drawer front. Restored in a rich walnut finish. Measures 70”L x 18”D x 13-1/2”H.
1965 LANE FURNITURE COFFEE TABLE | $195 You’ll love the simple lines of this coffee table made in 1965 by Lane Furniture. But you’ll appreciate the faux slate laminate top that’s easy to maintain and looks great. Walnut side panels and trim. Dimensions are 56″L x 22-5/8″D x 15″H.
AMERICAN OF MARTINSVILLE ACCENT TABLES | $495 PAIR If you’re not giving accent tables a lot of consideration as you design your room, you need to have a look at this distinctive pair and think again. Made by American of Martinsville in all walnut and featuring solid wood bowtie drawer pulls, these tables can add subtle style to your space. Freshly restored. Dimensions are 22″W x 27″D x 19-1/2″H.
MODERN LANE WALNUT NIGHTSTAND-CABINET | $265 This simple walnut cube on a black plinth base is a great utility player. Use it as a nightstand or accent table. Make it the platform for a component stereo system. Or even put it to work in your office as a printer stand. Dimensions are 21-7/8″W x 16″D x 22-1/4″H.
NIELS BACH SOLID TEAK ACCENT TABLE | $465 Solid teak (no veneer) accent table from Niels Bach circa 1960s with a 1-1/2″ thick top characteristic of this line. The oiled finish on this piece gives it a deep, rich color. Dimensions are 17-1/4″W x 27-1/4″D x 20″H.
TWO-TIER CONSOLE-COFFEE TABLE | $295 If you’re looking for a versatile – maybe even a little unconventional – accent table, this unusual two-tier table is worth consideration. Use it as a coffee table, end table, bedside table or console table. It also makes a great base for a compact entertainment or stereo system. Solid wood frame fully restored and two surfaces with new white laminate tops. Dimensions are 30-3/4″L x 22″D x 19″H to the top tier and 12″H to the lower tier.
RECLAIMED URBAN WOOD PEDESTAL TABLES | $445 PAIR These compact pedestal accent tables were made using “reclaimed urban wood,” which means that the lumber was salvaged from demolished buildings. We found them in well-worn but structurally top-notch condition. So in an act of re-recycling, we refinished them in walnut to get them ready for their third lives. Dimensions per table are 18″ square x 18-1/2″ high. Sold as a pair.
ACCENT FURNITURE | LIGHTING
VINTAGE + MODERN LIGHTING COLLECTION Never underestimate the importance of good lighting in your space. It’s not just practical; it also adds style and texture. We offer a changing selection of vintage mid-century and modern lighting in a variety of styles and materials. You’ll find Italian and American pottery, wood, brass, chrome, glass and ceramics. Look for legendary brands like Martz, Laurel, Westwood and Stiffel, as well as designers like Tommy Parzinger, Bob Kinzie and David Cressey. Plus, we feature original lampshades and pendants designed and made by our partner ModiLumi.
DESIGN LINE LIGHTED PEDESTAL BY BILL CURRY | $595 American designer, inventor and promoter Bill Curry (1927–1971) created multiple collections of lighting that are the epitome of modernism. His lighting was sold under the Design Line brand, and included this illuminated pedestal lamp. The form is simple: a tall, square cabinet with vertical brushed aluminum and black laminate trim, faux walnut side panels, a recessed black plinth base, and a translucent milk glass top. The glass panel lifts to reveal a single socket and V-shaped reflector. The lamp provides up-lighting and is ideal for displaying a sculpture, decorative glass or other object. Dimensions are 13-1/4″ square x 36-3/4″ high.
For more information about Curry and his Design Line creations, visit this blog devoted to his work:
JANE & GORDON MARTZ FOR MARSHALL STUDIOS TABLE | $1,895 Rarely available large round console table designed by Jane and Gordon Martz and crafted by their company, Marshall Studios, circa 1960s. The frame is solid American walnut, with a weighted round base, six slim columns and a rounded bullnose on the top. The hand-crafted top is a mosaic of round tiles of varying sizes in a deep charcoal gray that approaches black. It is without flaws. Dimensions are 44″ diameter x 25-1/4″ high.
We have a large, diverse and frequently changing selection of artwork in the store – from original paintings, signed and numbered prints to sculpture, objects, textiles and pottery. Some are featured here but the best way to see what we have is to visit the store.
ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING – LUCIA STERN | $995 Original oil painting attributed to Lucia Stern, a highly regarded artist based in Milwaukee. Stern was best known for her work in mixed media, but she also left behind a diverse collection of paintings, three-dimensional art and sculpture. This painting of two horses is on stretched and framed canvas. Overall dimensions are 33″W x 41″H.
MID-CENTURY SUNBURST IRON + BRASS WALL SCULPTURE | $595 When you need a burst of warm sunshine in the winter, this mid-century vintage wall sculpture will never let you down. The spiked circular burst is made of iron, and it’s adorned with a flock of 16 brass birds. Has a built-in hook for hanging. Measures 32″ in diameter.
AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT
These items are available by appointment. In many cases we’ll be able to bring an item to the store. Some can be seen in a nearby storage location. Please give us a minimum of 24 hours advance notice. Call 612.234.1201 or email MidModMen@gmail.com.
AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT If you’d like to see these in the store, contact us via email or Facebook private message. Please give us up to 48 hours to arrange a showing.
HANS WEGNER PP 208 CHAIRS | $795 EACH Mid-century modern icon Hans Wegner designed these chairs for PP Mobler (Denmark). They were in production from 1972 until 2004. The frames are solid beech and we’ve restored them and applied a clear lacquer finish per the original design. The seats are freshly upholstered in durable and design-appropriate black fabric. Original maker tags under the frames. These chairs may be purchased separately.
AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT If you’d like to see this, please give us 24-48 hours to bring it into the store. FRANK LIGTELIJN GLOBE FLOOR LAMP FOR RAAK | $895 Leftfield lighting from the 1960s courtesy of designer Frank Ligtelijn. This vintage floor lamp was produced by RAAK in The Netherlands and features a smoked glass globe that rests in a chrome-plated steel frame. The Cyclops-like globe can be aimed in multiple directions, and the lamp height is adjustable from approximately 50″ to 70″. All original wiring with floor switch is in excellent condition.
AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT If you’d like to see this, please give us 24-48 hours to bring it into the store.
GEORGE KOVACS WHITE TULIP TORCHIERE | $1,000 Tall, slender floor lamp designed by Ernst Luthiger, made in Switzerland and offered in the United States by George Kovacs. The design of the lamp dates to 1965. It’s made of power-coated steel and has an external, pad-style control switch. In excellent condition. Measures 65″ high with an 11″ diameter footprint.
NOTE: Swiss designer Max Bill often gets credit for this design, but that attribution is incorrect.
AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT If you’d like to see this, please give us 24-48 hours to bring it into the store. IB KOFOD-LARSEN EASY CHAIR IN RECYCLED LEATHER | $1,895 Handsomely contoured lounge chair with the design attributed to Ib Kofod Larsen. The frame is solid old-growth oak finished in an amber tone lacquer that makes it compatible with teak. The bucket seat is newly upholstered in soft brown recycled leather. An exceptional chair in exceptional condition.
AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT If you’d like to see this, please give us 24-48 hours to bring it into the store. ALVAR AALTO MODEL 401 EASY CHAIRS | $1,295 EACH Designed by Alvar Aalto (Finland) in 1932, these chairs are a modernist take on the classic wingback, with a slightly canted back for relaxing. The slender wings were designed to minimize visual distractions while lounging. The chairs we’re offering were made in Finland by Artek, and are stamped and numbered. The frames are steam bent beech and the upholstery is deep red wool. The frames and upholstery are in excellent condition.