Chicago Chair by Krueck & Sexton at Wright

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Krueck & Sexton Chicago Chair from Untitled No. 1, Chicago Tesko USA, 1987
mirror-polished stainless steel, brass, upholstery 33 w x 36 d x 30.5 h inches.

This chair comes from Krueck & Sexton Architect’s 1987 commission Untitled No. 1, a condominium unit in a notable Chicago skyscraper. Only eleven examples of the Chicago Chair were produced; the form was created in a Chicago studio and utilized by Krueck & Sexton in only three commissions. Literature: Krueck & Sexton: Architects, Schulze, pp. 86-87
Estimate: $10,000 – 15,000
Result: $90,000

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Gyre Lounge by Zaha Hadid

Gyre Lounge by Zaha Hadid

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Zaha Hadid Gyre lounge chair from the Seamless Collection Established & Sons United Kingdom, 2006 enameled polyester resin

94 w x 72 d x 25 h inches

This work is number six from the edition of twelve. Signed, titled and numbered with applied manufacturer’s brass disk labels to underside: [Designed By Zaha Hadid Seamless 2006 Gyre 6/12] and [Established & Sons British Made]. Sold with a certificate of provenance from Established & Sons.

Estimate: $70,000 – 90,000

Result: $84,000

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Hadid at Wright: Woosh Sofa

Woosh Sofa

572
Zaha Hadid
Woosh sofa
Edra, Italy, c. 1986
upholstery, leather, lacquered fiberglass, enameled and chrome-plated steel, Alcantara 161 w x 33 d x 39 h inches.

The dynamic form and graceful curves of the Woosh sofa echoes the organic and progressive character of Hadid’s architecture. This early sofa is one from only a few known examples.

Estimated: $100,000 – $150,000
Result: $144,000

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Luigi Colani Lounge Chair at Wright

Luigi Colani Lounge Chair at Wright

If you happen to have sacks of cash laying around, Wright’s Utopia¬†: Lost and Found auction might interest you. Furniture and product designs from the 60s and 70s, a time of radical experimentation in form, color, and materials, by the likes of Gaetano Pesce, Gino Marotta, Ettore Sottsass, Panamarenko, and so on, are now up for bids online.

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This Luigi Colani lounge chair is estimated to sell for $1,000 to $1,500 and was sold for $674.