Brenda Benek
Art and Antiques
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1940 item #491015
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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American Art Deco server/chest. Circa 1935. Mahogany and brass. Donald Deskey design for his own company, American Modern Decoration. Amodec metal tag. Two drawers with center pulls on tall tapered legs. Very good original condition. Minor surface scratches. Measures 34"w x 18"d x 34"h.

Donald Deskey (American, 1894-1989), architect and artist, is best known for his Art Deco interior designs for Radio City Music Hall in the late twenties...
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1960 item #390046
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Wood and metal lamp. Circa 1950. Signed Heifetz in script. Ebonized wood and copper biomorphic base with cylindrical fiberglass shade. 22 1/4" high from base to top of shade. Base excellent condition. Shade needs new binding.
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1970 item #389838
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Pair of lucite lamps. Circa 1950. Unsigned. Alternating clear and frosted lucite triangles. Excellent condition. 20" high from base to top of socket.
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1940 item #385495
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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American Art Deco Chrome Occasional Table. c.1930. No label. Wolfgang Hoffman design for Howell. Black glass top trimmed in chrome supported by 3 tubular chrome legs on stepped black and chrome base. Surface scratches to glass top. Minor wear to chrome plating on legs and small paint chip on base consistent with age. Height: 18 1/4" high. Diameter: 13 1/4" top.
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1960 item #317573
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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Metal desk lamp. Circa 1955. Three metal cone shaped shades on adjustable arms attached to round black metal base. Salmon, taupe, and pale chartreuse shades. Base: 6" in diameter. Height to top of tallest shade: 19". Excellent condition. Wiring as found.
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1940 item #269489
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$35/SOLD
Reverse painted frame. Circa 1930. Silver metal frame with silver and black reverse painted glass. Geometric designs to two opposite corners. Glass is in excellent condition. Minor pitting to bottom edge of metal frame. Original cardboard backing with strong easel. Measures 6" high x 5" wide. Picture exposure is approximately 3 7/8" high x 2 7/8" wide.
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1940 item #259811
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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McKaycraft metal magazine rack. Circa 1930. John Waring Carpenter for The McKay Company of Pittsburgh, PA. Black coil with chromium ends supported by blue ribbed steel legs on inward scrolled feet, braced by two black metal stretchers. Some pitting to chrome plating and loss of paint on stretchers consistent with age...
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1940 item #259277
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
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American Art Deco pendant light. Circa 1930. Milk glass globe with brushed aluminum shade. Shade diameter: 19". Chrome rod drop: 12". Total drop: approx. 24". Wiring in "as found" condition. Price: $325 each. Quantity: 4.
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1920 item #258905
Benek, Brenda Art and Antiques
$495/SOLD
Two arm copper lighting fixture with green slag glass shades. Circa 1900. Wiring in as found condition. 18" spread. 30" drop.