Mid-Century Modern Furniture

The Martha Stewart Show, September 2009

The beautiful city of Palm Springs is full of stunning mid-century modern homes. Antiques dealer Alan Moss showcases the following furnishings fit for these amazing desert homes.

Upholstered Settee
Custom made in the style of William Haines
American, 1940s

Four-Panel Screen
By William Haines
America, 1950s-'60s

Ceramic Table Lamp
By William Haines
American, 1950s

Totemic Patinated Metal Sculpture
Decorated with a geode and raised on a cylindrical base
French, 1970s

Moroccan-Style Cabinet
By Robert Metzger
American, 1960s-'70s

Octagonal Coffee Table
By Karl Springer (made by Joseph and Elizabeth Marmol)
American, 1960s

Circular Ashtray
By Karl Springer
American, 1950s

Bronze-and-Leather Armchair
By Andre Arbus
French, 1940s

Hot-Air Balloon Chandelier
By Stillnovo
Italian, 1950s

For more information on any of these items, visit alanmossny.com. For more information on decorator William Haines, check out "Class Act: William Haines Legendary Hollywood Decorator," by Peter Schifando and Jean H. Mathison (Pointed Leaf Press).



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