1594 Chrome and leather Wassily style chair

Brooke Friedman

Blacksmith Figures Forging a New Path at Alex Cooper

An extraordinary collection of Continental bronze and patinated metal blacksmiths and Tektons are ready to go to work in your home and collection.  These wonderfully realized creations were made in Europe in the second half-19th/early 20th century.  Noted sculptors include: Adrian Etienne Gaudez, Henri Louis Levasseur, Emile Louis Picault, Eugene Marioton, and Auguste Moreau, among […]

April 17, 2019

Specialty Phonograph Collection for Auction

“Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent.” – Victor Hugo Dr Leigh M. Martinet 1924 – 2016 To Leigh Martinet, phonographs were not machines, they were “friends.” This stemmed from a childhood hobby of collecting devices that played recorded music. Their fascinating appearance and the different way […]

April 21, 2017