20th Century Decorative Arts & Modern Design

Roseberys 20th Century Decorative Arts & Modern Design Department hosts a series of specialist auctions throughout the year.

Recent highlights include the single owner collections of Hans Schleger Posters & the Hans & Tanya Schmoller Book & Decorative Papers Collection.

With specialist Fiona Baker as the head of sale, the specially curated 20th Century Decorative Arts auctions will include pieces from the periods of Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau and Art Deco. The sales will offer a host of glass, ceramics, silver, metal-wares, furniture, pictures, lighting, sculpture & textiles.

We are delighted to highlight the following makers and designers in these sales together with others:

Art & Crafts – Liberty & Co, Archibald Knox, Ashbee, William De Morgan, William Morris, Ruskin, Pilkington, W.A.S. Benson, Doulton, Gilbert Bayes, Barnsley, ‘Mouseman’, Gimson, Moorcroft. Ruskin, Gordon Russell, Voysey, Philip Webb, Powells

Art Nouveau – Galle, Daum, Amalric Walter, Argy-Rousseau, Majorelle, Zsolnay, Amphora, Wiener Werkstatte, Josef Hoffmann, Koloman Moser, WMF, Bugatti, Loetz, Guimard

Art Deco – Lalique, Le Verre Francais, Schneider, Muller, Buthaud, Hagenauer, Lorenzl, Chiparus, Preiss, Bruno Zach, Poertzel, Guiraud-Riviere

To complement these sales the bi-annual 20th Century Art & Design auctions will include a range of iconic Modern Design pieces from across the globe to include classic mid-century Scandinavian, American, post war Italian, French, Japanese and British furniture, textiles, lighting glass and works of art from designers to include Gio Ponti, Marcel Breuer, Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe, Alvar Aalto, Robert Heritage, Charlotte Perriand, Shiro Kuramata


We are welcoming entries for our continued calendar of sales.

Please contact the department directly to arrange your complimentary valuation and for further information about consigning to our auctions.

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