Harry Bertoia – Diamonds are Forever…

Harry Bertoia, was an Italian-born artist, sound art sculptor, and modern furniture designer.
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The Bertoia diamond chair has become one of the most pop types of seating added to living rooms around the country.

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Graceful long stainless steel wires gathered into a thick stainless steel 6” square base, wires delicately draping outwards forming a tall spray effect.  This is a wonderful piece of art.

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A wonderfully abstract and a maquette of the “Comet”, an important work of monumental scale done for the W. Hawkins Ferry house.  It is unique with its turns of complexity.

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Bertoia shows his freedom at work on whatever suited him, and a perfect example is in this called the “Bird Chair”.

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His designs have eccentricity and are substantially more eye-catching or compelling than market-produced projects. This is the Spider table from Italy, 1950s.

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This elegant decor is made from gild stainless and brass with a slate base that keep the realistic look of the Dandelions. And if I may say so…one of our favorites!