Auction Watch: American Design at Wright.

Measured Time by Isamu Noguchi

Mark your calendar for the American Design auction at Wright on February 12. Here are a few highlights.

LOT 107: Measured Time clock and kitchen timer by Isamu Noguchi, circa 1932. This was Noguchi’s first product to go into mass production. Estimate: $3500-$4500


LOT 157: Stool Seat Wall Clock by George Nelson Associates, circa 1957. This was designed for the Howard Miller Clock Company, which was founded in 1926 by D.J. De Pree — the same person who founded Herman Miller. A bit of family history: Howard Miller was De Pree’s brother-in-law, and Herman Miller was De Pree’s father-in-law. Estimate: $700-$900


LOT 174: Nightstands by George Nelson Associates for Herman Miller, circa 1950. Estimate: $1500-$2000


LOT 189: Magazine Table by Jens Risom, circa 1949. Estimate: $1500-$2000


LOT 145: Bench by Milo Baughman, circa 1950. Estimate: $1000-$1500


LOT 211: Carl Wood Attribution Chair, circa 1955. Estimate: $700-$900


LOT 222: Pitcher by Russel Wright, circa 1932. Estimate: $300-$500