Mid Century Design Click & Collect Only

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Friday 19 February 2021

Commencing at 10:30am

Bedford Auction Centre


Due to the exceptional circumstances
there will be no public viewing for this
sale and all lots have been photographed.

Please note this sale will be held live on the internet. Whilst you can view as detailed above, we cannot allow bidding in person on the day*.

*These conditions are subject to change and dependent upon Government guidance.

Auction Collection & Clearance Service Available

This is a specialist sale of mid century classic designed furniture and collectables. These auctions have proved to be very popular with specialist buyers and private individuals looking for something out of the ordinary to furnish their homes. Our contemporary sales are jam-packed with Scandinavian, American and British designs by the ‘outside of the box’ thinkers of the 1950s through to today.


Lot 246
Enrico Franzolini for Moroso, a pair of Italian ‘Miss’ armchairs in
brown leather
*Sold subject to our soft furnishings policy https://www.peacockauction.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Mid-Century-Design-Soft-Furnishings-Policy.docx
Est £250 – £350

Condition Reports
Condition reports can be provided up to 2pm the day prior to the sale

Illustrated catalogues are available for all Antique and Specialist sales. (£5.00 by post). These sales can also be viewed on–line 10 days prior to the auction.

Should you have items to sell, please contact us on 01234 266 366 or via email enquiries@peacockauction.co.uk before travelling to the auction centre.

Please note this sale will be held live on the internet.
We cannot allow bidding in person on the day*.

Soft Furnishings Policy Download
Mid-Century Design Soft Furnishings Policy

Mailing & Postage
For mailing enquiries please contact our in house posting and packaging department Monday – Wednesday 9am – 5pm on
01234 608 908 or email shipping@peacockauction.co.uk

If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our sales  please contact Matthew Baker on 01234 266366 or design@peacockauction.co.uk
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.

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Recent Highlights

Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.

20th Century Design

A 'life-size' sit-in driveable and multi-function Dalek, powered by three car batteries*Functions include mobility, sounds, lights, water canon and CO2 canon

Sold for £3,200

An Ercol elm 'Grank Plank' Windsor extending dining table, 150 x 80 cm, on beech legs with a fitted folding double-leaf that nests below, w. 71 cm

Sold for £2,000

R.C.Hiscock for Hiscock, Appleby & Co Ltd, a 1950's adjustable standard lamp with peach and turquoise enamelled shades and brass shafts

Sold for £1,800

Attributed to Alexey Brodovitch (Russian 1934-1958), a 'Floor Chair' or rocking chair, c. 1950, the plywood frames connected by wooden dowels and one length of plastic-covered cord

Sold for £1,600

Hans Olsen for Frem Rojle, a teak 'nesting' suite including an extending table, circular to oval, 106 cm to 155 cm, and four matching triangular chairs with black vinyl upholstery

Sold for £1,900

Lucien Ercolini for Ercol, an elm and beech sofa bed with a 'surfboard' back

Sold for £1,300

Lucien Ercolini for Ercol, an elm and beech sofa bed with a 'surfboard' back

Sold for £900

Attributed to Guy Rogers of Liverpool, a pair of 1960's green upholstered armchairs with teak arms and splayed legs

Sold for £850

Niels Moller for J.L. Moller, a Model 71 teak armchair with black vinyl upholstery together with a Model 71 chair with a seagrass seat

Sold for £400

Howard Keith for HK Furniture, a pair of 'Parnass' or 'Bambino' armchairs with beech frames and button upholstery, with the 1954 Heals sales invoice

Sold for £500

Charles & Ray Eames for Herman Miller, a 670 and 671 lounge chair and ottoman, each with a rosewood veneered shell, brown leather button upholstery and chromed bases, the Miller label to the undersides dates them between 1970 and 1990

Sold for £2,300

A Custom Gas Pumps contemporary lit cabinet modelled as a Harley-Davidson Motor Cycles pump, the orange and black body surmounted by a glass and perspex head, the interior with three glass shelves, h. 180 cm

Sold for £1,900

Mario Bellini for Cassina, a pair of Cab two-seater sofas in cognac leather

Sold for £1,700

Borge Mogensen for Fredericia Stolefabrik, a '2333' three-seater sofa in black leather, designed in 1971, manufactured in 2006, labels to underside, 2333-88, l. 206 cm

Sold for £2,800

A 1960's Dyrlund rosewood sideboard with four sliding doors and four drawers, on tapering feet, length. 225 cm, depth. 47 cm, height 80 cm, label to interior

Sold for £1,300

A 1980's 'Ram' chair designed by André Dubreuil, the ironwork frame with a drop-in seat

Sold for £950

A set of eight 1960's Swedish rosewood dining chairs by Svegards Markaryd with bar backs and upholstered seats

Sold for £900

M. Strandang and Jan Wickelgren for Aneta, a moulded beech table lamp with a canvas shade

Sold for £170

A Finnish Ilmari Tapiovaara Pirkka breakfast table, the two slabs resting on an ebonised frame, unsigned, l. 120 cm

Sold for £440

C. Graciano (20th Century),A pair of muscians beside a red door,signed and dated '73,oil on canvas,73 x 53 cm

Sold for £800