Tag Archives: art deco

Something Old, Something Older

As the online bids for our Design Sale start pouring in, we present a quick and last look at some of the significant lots in this auction, along with Living Traditions, the concurrent online auction of folk and tribal art. … Continue reading

Posted in Antiquities, Collectibles, Design, Furniture & Interiors, Sculpture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Six Art Deco Motifs That Will Never Go Out of Style

From angular zigzags to sweeping curves, the defining motifs of Art Deco are immortalised in the architecture of the era. We look at six that remain in vogue. 1. Arrowhead The quintessential Art Deco motif manifests as the age-old chevron or as layered … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Collectibles, Design, Furniture & Interiors, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Living Between Tradition and Modernity

Saffronart is excited to announce its April auctions dedicated to two important lifestyle defining categories. The Design Sale on 18 – 19 April presents furniture and lighting from important design movements of the 20th century, when craftsmen, designers and artists … Continue reading

Posted in Antiquities, Architecture, Collectibles, Design, Furniture & Interiors, Sculpture, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment