Salon - The Intersection of Art + Design

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Salon Art + Design 2020

Karl Kemp The preeminent gallery for fine furniture and decorative art in New York City. Presenting a focused collection of continental 19th-century antiques, Art Deco and mid-century design, featuring works from Osvaldo Borsani, Lorenzo Burchiellaro, TH Robsjohn-Gibbings, Carlo Hauner and Martin Eisler, J & L Lobmeyr, and Martin Potsch. The large Sputnik cylinder chandelier from Lobmeyr, was developed by Erich Boltenstern and Hans Rath for the foyer of the Innsbruck State Theater in 1966. Around a cylinder made of nickel-plated brass, the crystal elements are grouped in the shape of rays and create an impressive play of light. The chandelier is stamped at the upper rim.

(Right) Oswaldo Borsani, Bar cabinet, crafted by Atelier Borsani Varedo, Italy, parchment, glass, wood and metal, 1952, 55 × 45 × 15 3/4 inches. The cabinet retains its original metal tag from the maker. Archive number 7565/2 Archivio Osvaldo Borsani (Opposite) J & L Lobmeyr, Sputnik cylinder chandelier, nickel-plated brass and crystal, Austria, 1966, 108 × 31.5 inches. Four available

The parchment exterior of Borsani’s bar cabinet features unique artwork by Adriano Spilimbergo. The interior features a glass shelf with unique artwork from Lucio Fontana. Both artists collaborated to feature their artistry on only the finest and most special pieces for the Borsani Atelier. Director: Eric Barsky 36 East 10th Street New York, NY 10003 United States (212) 254-1877