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Large Bronze Soleri Bell and Hanging Bracket
Located in San Diego, CA
Large vintage bronze Cosanti bell by Paolo Soleri. A hanging bracket is included. Fantastic patina and a great sound.
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Designed Bronze Gong from the 1970s
Located in Budapest, HU
Bronze gong with matching Hammer, designed by Levente Rékassy hungarian sculptor.
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Hungarian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Ernest Trova Brass Folding Man Objet d'Art
Located in Los Angeles, CA
1927-2009 known for his 'Falling Man' figures that he painted and made sculptures of, trademarked 'Folding Man' is part of his iconic mechanical figures limited production piece sol...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Brass

Albert Chubac, Important Geometric Sculpture, France, circa 1960
Located in Nice, Cote d' Azur
Albert Chubac (1925-2008), Important geometric sculpture, Painted wood, France, circa 1960. Measures: Height 111 cm, width 60 cm, depth 35 cm.
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Wood

Vintage Bronze Bell by Paolo Soleri
Located in San Diego, CA
Vintage bronze Cosanti bell by Paolo Soleri. Uncommon shape and design. Fantastic patina and a great sound. Paolo Soleri (1919-2013), the founder of Cosanti and Arcosanti, was an...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

1936 Art Deco Trophy Propeller Airplane Ash Tray
Located in Oakland, CA
1936 Art Deco Trophy Propeller Airplane ash tray. Purchased in Argentina, seems to be from an event on June 25th, 1936 as indicated on the support base for the plane. Great condition...
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Argentine Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Silver Plate

Silver 915 Sailing Ship Spain Probably Madrid, circa 1934-1935
Located in Vienna, AT
Silver 915 Spanish nicest sailing ship (= Rarity !) made circa 1934-1935 Hallmarked: -- PENTAGRAM / FIVE-POINTED STAR (used as from the year 1934 for Spanish silver as it was le...
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Spanish Other Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Silver

Tobia Scarpa for Venini Murano Blown Glass Midcentury "Occhi" Murrine Vase
Located in Brussels, BE
A beautiful "occhi" brown and clear Murano Murrine glass vase. Murrine is the name given to these pieces, the name comes from the technique used. The technique consists of an arr...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Hans Brockhage Schaukelwagen Swing and Race Car Toy
Located in Antwerp, BE
Mid-Century Modern Car toy by Hans Brockhage and Erwin Andra made in the early 1950s DDR. Design Classic for kids. Beechwood frame, curved plywood seating and red wooden wheels wit...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Rubber, Beech, Plywood

Ib Geertsen Mobile Produced by the Artist in Denmark
Located in Malmo, SE
Very rare mobile by Ib Geertsen, (1919-2009). Produced by the artist in Denmark.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

1950s Architectural Scale Model of the "Duomo di Milano"
Located in Firenze, IT
Architectural scale model of the Metropolitan Cathedral better known as "Duomo di Milano", amazing work of craftsmanship and attention to the details, from the architectural elements...
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Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Wood

Kinetic Brass Ribbon Sculpture Set on a Tall Metal Stand in the style of Jere.
By Fletcher Benton
Located in Chicago, IL
An abstract large brass ribbon sculpture having Kinetic capabilities when plugged in. (It does not have to be plugged in to appreciate its presence.) Housed in a black metal stand. ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Brass

Vintage Polaroid Land Camera
Located in Austin, TX
Vintage polaroid land camera. Beautiful condition. No rust and minimal wear. Has not been tested for functionality. Could very well work, but it has been used as a decorative piece. ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Harry Bertoia Patinated Bronze Gong
Located in New York, NY
This gong has an incredible patina and is a smaller scale than the Classic solid bronze gongs he created.
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Large Val Bertoia 15-Rod "Curve of Sounding Cat Tails" Sculpture
Located in Glendale, CA
Large Val Bertoia 15-Rod "Curve of Sounding Cat Tails" sculpture. A lyrical and musical sound sculpture with certificate of authenticity signed by the artist and son of the original ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Silver, Brass, Copper

Paolo Soleri for Arconsanti Vintage Multi-Color Bronze Bell / Wind Chime
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Wind chime / bell designed by architect, Paolo Soleri for Arconsanti (the city he designed and built in Arizona in 1970). Bronze cast elements with verdigris patina and multi-color ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Curtis Jere Brass Topiary Tree
Located in Troy, MI
Brass and metal topiary-style tree on black stand attributed to Curtis Jere stands four feet high, circa 1980s. Brass leaves with a few accents of reddish leaves. Very good vintage c...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal, Brass

Vintage Marx Tin Litho Motorcycle Cop Windup Toy C1948
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Fabulous working tin Litho Windup motorcycle cop toy with siren. Great color retention with a strong motor. Some edge wear from being played with, see pics. In excellent vintage cond...
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American American Classical Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Tin

Sonambient Sculpture by Harry Bertoia
Located in Wappingers Falls, NY
Rare Harry Bertoia sonambient sculpture. Pair of off-axis bronze rod arrays silver soldered onto a solid bronze base, circa 1967. Sold with a certificate of authenticity by the Hary ...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Gold Plate, Brass, Steel

Collection of 5 Articulated Wooden Monkeys/Toys/Sculptures in Style of Bojesen
Located in Los Angeles, CA
So cute small collection of toys/sculptures of monkeys in wood. These pieces were made in Japan in the style of Kay Bojesen.
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Japanese Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Wood

Glass Mobile Spanish, 1960s
Located in London, Greater London
Glass mobile with numerous pivot points allowing the mobile to move. Textured antique glass in 3 colours with a metal structure. This version shows the red, white and blue glass w...
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Spanish Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Glass

Kinetic Mid Century Fish Mobile Sculpture
Located in San Diego, CA
Kinetic hanging mobile sculpture. Metal fish and a frog. Great movement and nice patina. Unsigned.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Vintage Oaxacan Pottery Bell Eames House Doorbell
Located in San Diego, CA
This bell was crafted in Oaxaca, Mexico in the 1950s. Charles and Ray Eames adapted the bell and used it as a doorbell on the "Eames House, Case Study House 8. It also makes a wonder...
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Clay

ZERO Inspired Light Sculpture 1960's
Located in Tilburg, NL
This is something very special. Bought by the first owner at luxury departement store De Bijenkorf somewhere in the end of the 1960’s, this light sculpture is probably made in a very...
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Dutch Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal, Wire

Vintage Bronze Bell by Paolo Soleri
Located in San Diego, CA
Vintage bronze Cosanti bell by Paolo Soleri. Uncommon shape and design. Fantastic patina and a great sound. Paolo Soleri (1919-1913), the founder of Cosanti and Arcosanti, was an ...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Mid Century Italian Travertine and Brass Kinetic Sculpture
Located in Miami, FL
Kinetic sculpture rendered in travertine and brass from Italy, circa 1970s.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Travertine, Brass

Ted Saito Hanging Ceramic Sculpture
By Ted Saito
Located in Phoenix, AZ
This whimsical hanging ceramic sculpture by artist Ted Saito captures the free-spirited California Modernist spirit. The sculpture is durable enough for outdoor gardens or to complim...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Ceramic

Lucite Hourglass Sand Timer Sculpture in the Manner of Charles Hollis Jones
Located in San Diego, CA
Seldom seen four bubble Lucite hourglass sand timer sculpture dating from the 1970s. In the manner of Charles Hollis Jones. No maker marks. The sand timer works as it should. In very...
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Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Lucite

Abstract Geometric Sculpture in Steel and String
Located in Highland, IN
A compelling composition made by hand with an interesting combination of materials, this piece is both art and architecture. A series of connected steel disks form the substructure o...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Steel

Hans Brockhage Childs Rocker and Race Car
Located in Dronten, NL
Rocking car designed by Hans Brockhage, produced by Siegfried Lenz. Purchased from the first owner.
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Rubber, Birch

Mid-Century Modern Brutalist Kinetic Balancing Man Sculpture, 1960s
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Mid-Century Modern Curtis Jere style Brutalist tabletop or book shelf counter balance sculpture constructed of welded metal and nails. This kinetic three-piece sculpture features bal...
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Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Harry Bertoia Style Welded Steel with Brass Desk Top Spray Sculpture
Located in Ferndale, MI
Multiple steel rods set in free form brazed brass base. Each rod topped with melted brass droplet . Not quite but very reminiscent of Harry Bertoias work. Under vibration rods do hav...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Brass, Steel

Monumental Copper Gong by Harry Bertoia
Located in New York, NY
A massive copper gong designed and executed during the 1960s by Harry Bertoia. We have added a blackened steel base with stem to support the gong. Measurement is for the gong only.  
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze, Copper

Vintage Kinetic Sculpture Brass 'Oloid' by Paul Schatz, 1930s, Switzerland
Located in Munich, DE
Vintage kinetic sculpture 'Oloid' in brass. Designed by Paul Schatz, 1929, Switzerland. This one is an old example, probably from 1930s. Executed in brass, the Oloid is in very good...
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Swiss Bauhaus Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Brass

Beautiful Vintage Bronze Bell by Paolo Soleri
Located in San Diego, CA
Beautiful vintage bronze Cosanti bell by Paolo Soleri. Uncommon shape and design. Fantastic patina and a great sound. Signed. A unique piece from a celebrated artist. Unique attribut...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Beautiful Vintage Bronze Bell by Paolo Soleri
Located in San Diego, CA
Beautiful vintage bronze Cosanti bell by Paolo Soleri. Uncommon shape and design. Fantastic patina and a great sound. Signed. This particular piece comes to life with a design that e...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Kinetic Spray Sculpture
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This piece is the quintessential representation of the midcentury movement with its cleans lines, materials and kinetic energy. Note: Marble base is 3.50" width x 3.50" depth.
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Marble, Stainless Steel

1950s MidCentury Vintage Pinocchio Marionette Puppet, Pelham Puppets
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Excellent handmade vintage Pinocchio marionette puppet. Modelled after the Walt Disney character by Pelham Puppets, England 1960s. Features moulded head, hands and feet hand pai...
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English Other Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Composition

Early Ceramic Cosanti Bell by Paolo Soleri, 1950s
Located in San Diego, CA
Early and special ceramic bell by Paolo Soleri. Many craftspeople helped with producing work at Cosanti, however this work is signed with an "S" denoting that it was made by Soleri h...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Modernist Bronze Kinetic Ribbon Sculpture, Indoor / Outdoor, Signed R H C
Located in Buffalo, NY
Modernist bronze kinetic ribbon sculpture, mobile, indoor / outdoor, signed R H C, looks amazing from any angle, wonderful patina. Can be hung or as a table sculpture.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

1 of 2 Roger Feraud Mid-Century Modern French Black & Gold Hat Rack, Space Age
Located in Miami, FL
Roger Feraud in black and gold finish hat rack, coat stand from France, we have two available. Also used as a Sculpture typically in the Mid-Century Modern Space Age interior. We i...
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French Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

1950s Italian Zodiac Rotary Floor Fan produced by San Giorgio
By San Giorgio, Italy
Located in Dallas, TX
This elusive fan was produced in Italy between 1950 and 1959. It is called the Zodiaco or "Zodiac" fan. The robin's egg blue is the best color they were ever available in and it is a...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Steel

Large Kinetic Sculpture by Jerry Meatyard
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
A large kinetic (moving) sculpture by Jerry Meatyard circa 1960s. Made of steel and brass, measures approximate 64.5" H, 36" W. Jerry Meatyard was born Nov. 25, 1929 in Bloomington-...
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American Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

Kinetic Sculpture by Elijah David Herschler
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This styish polished steel kinetic sculpture is by Elijah David Herschler and is titled "Ribbons in Space". Note: The motorized spinner is included with the piece and it's a slow ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Steel

Beautiful Vintage Bronze Bell by Paolo Soleri
Located in San Diego, CA
Beautiful vintage bronze Cosanti bell by Paolo Soleri. Uncommon shape and design. Fantastic patina and a great sound. Signed. A unique piece from a celebrated artist. Unique attribut...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

1930s Large Louis Schopper Decorative Scales
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1930s vintage Louis Schopper decorative scales. The firm of Louis Schopper opened in Leipzig Germany in 1881. We bought these scales simply because they are beautifully made and thei...
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British Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Vintage 1950s Electro Voice 726 Microphone with Rare 1930s Art Deco Boom Stand
Located in Buffalo, NY
Vintage 1950s electro voice 726 Cardyne / dynamic microphone EV. With rare 1930s Art Deco stylized boom stand, Classic "Elvis" Mic, hands down the best designed boom microphone stand...
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American Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Chrome, Iron

Royal Dutch Navy Grumman Avanger TBM3 1960 Airplane Model
Located in Weesp, NL
Big and beautiful 1960 Grumman Avenger TBM3 Royal Dutch Navy airplane model. This beautiful replica once flew with remote control and it comes without remote control. It has not been...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Plastic, Wood

Mid Century Cat Tail Sculpture
Located in Pasadena, TX
20 copper cat-tail rods adhered and mounted on metal. Measures: 27" width x 6" depth x 41" height.
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Polish Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Invertible Cube Signed, Colored and Handmade by Paul Schatz, 1898-1979
Located in Munster, NRW
The invertible cube, signed, colored and handmade by Paul Schatz, 1898-1979. Anthroposoph, Artist & Mathematician, (authenticity confirmed by Paul Schatz Foundation). Measures...
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Swiss Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Paper

Americana Folk Art Bottle Cap Chainlink Hanging Sculpture
Located in East Hampton, NY
This Folk Art hanging sculpture made of vintage bottle caps hand strewn in to this chain-link piece of art. This can be hung from any height, leaving the base to coil around in a nat...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Small ‘Mouse’ Stabile Sculpture by Margery Kahn 1950
By Margery Kahn
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Table top and of a diminutive size, signature stamped on underside of top. Margery worked during the mid-20th century at the Met in NYC.
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Swedish Figural Mixed Metal Armillary Sculpture
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A handsome table top sculpture armillary having figure of Atlas at the base holding up the numeric metal and steel sphere.
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Swedish Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal, Steel

Lenscope by Karl Gerstner for Deposito Galleria, Swiss, 1960s
Located in Stow on the Wold, GB
Lenscope designed by Karl Gerstner for Deposito Galleria. Solid acrylic with fabric hanging strap. Label reads Edde Edizioni del Deposito Boccadasse Genoa. One of a run of 100 produc...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Acrylic

Wood Model Female Figure Sculpture Piece Articulating
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful seated vintage articulating artist wood model female figure sculpture piece with stand, circa early to mid-20th century. Dimensions including wood base: 4.94" D x 6.94" W...
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Modern Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Metal

Harry Bertoia Gold Plated Bronze Sonambient Sculpture
Located in St. Louis, MO
Harry Bertoia gold plated bronze Sonambient sculpture, diagonal double tonal, circa 1965. Two groupings of thin rods at different angles on poured slab of bronze. Purchased from est...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Bronze

Scandinavian Modern Stoneware Flower Arrangement Kinetic Sculpture Signed
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Unique 1960s Scandinavian bouquet composed of a a stoneware vase and flowers applied to wire stems. Attractive color combinations representing a variety of flowers and bulbs. The wir...
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Scandinavian Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Wire

Tom McAllister Spray Sculpture, Kinetic, Stainless Steel, Signed
By Harry Bertoia, Tom McAllister
Located in New York, NY
Tom McAllister spray sculpture, kinetic, stainless steel, signed. A fine period copy of a Harry Bertoia spray sculpture by California designer, Tom McAllister. In good original condi...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures

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Stainless Steel