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Tradition & Innovation Preview

Auction

Sunday, December 2, 2018: 10:00 AM CST

Tradition and Innovation, December 2, 2018

In addition to our Art & Design auction on Sunday, December 2, 2018, Toomey & Co. Auctioneers is proud to introduce Tradition & Innovation, an auction of important works from the 19th century through today. This sale will offer examples across a variety of artistic movements and media by painters, furniture makers, designers, ceramicists, silversmiths, sculptors, and architects who have helped define the world of art and design for over a century. Tradition & Innovation will feature rare examples by Frank Lloyd Wright, Isamu Noguchi, Charles Rohlfs, Paul Storr, Charles Green Shaw, Sol LeWitt, Ed Paschke, Greene and Greene, and others.

PREVIEW DATES

Monday, November 26: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST
Tuesday, November 27: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST
Wednesday, November 28: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST
Thursday, November 29: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM CST
Friday, November 30: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST
Saturday, December 1: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM CST


Please note that the items below represent a selected auction preview.
The full catalog will be available in print and online shortly.


Frank Lloyd Wright, print cabinet

Frank Lloyd Wright and George Mann Niedecken for the Avery Coonley House

print cabinet

Paul Evans / Paul Evans Studio for Directional, Deep Relief cabinet

Paul Evans / Paul Evans Studio for Directional

Deep Relief cabinet

Edgar Payne, Twin Peaks

Edgar Payne

Twin Peaks

Gertrude Abercrombie, Untitled, 1961

Gertrude Abercrombie

Untitled, 1961

Louis Sullivan for the Peoples' Savings and Loan Association Bank Building, drawing design for a plaster band in wood frieze

Louis Sullivan for the Peoples' Savings and Loan Association Bank Building

drawing design for a plaster band in wood frieze

Rose Cabat and Erni Cabat, Feelie vases, group of 23

Rose Cabat and Erni Cabat

Feelie vases, group of 23

Pierre Jeanneret, Low Lounge Chairs, pair, model PJ-SI-29-A

Pierre Jeanneret

Low Lounge Chairs, pair, model PJ-SI-29-A

Charles Rohlfs, revolving music stand

Charles Rohlfs

revolving music stand

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, Crest of the Wave, 1925

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth

Crest of the Wave, 1925

Tiffany Studios / Grueby Faience Company, table lamp

Tiffany Studios / Grueby Faience Company

table lamp

Keith Haring, Pop Shop I, 1987

Keith Haring

Pop Shop I, 1987

Isamu Noguchi for Knoll, rocking stool

Isamu Noguchi for Knoll

rocking stool

The Kalo Shop, pendant necklace

The Kalo Shop

pendant necklace

Robert Arneson, Sideways Smash, 1977

Robert Arneson

Sideways Smash, 1977

After Alexander Calder, Turquoise tapestry, artist's proof

After Alexander Calder

Turquoise tapestry, artist’s proof