For Sale

Periodically we have pieces we have bought & restored, and have listed for sale. 

If you are interested in an item and would like to purchase it, please contact us at info @ classicdesignla. com (no spaces). Thank you for looking!

Shipping: Items are available in our shop for local pick up. If you are out of the area (Torrance, California) it is your responsibility to arrange for packing, crating and collection of your purchase. We can recommend several reputable moving companies, or you can bid it out on

Payment: We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express, or cash. California sales tax of 8.75% will be added to all purchases. All pieces are sold as is. 

Currently for sale:

Louis XVI style Queen Bed
Reproduction of Jacob Freres design, Paris 1780. This bed required 400 hours of carving by hand. The frame is finished in a classic gold leaf with rouge assiette & patina.

Upholstered with synthetic horse hair, all edges are hand sewn & all cotton white muslin is beneath the black velvet fabric. This piece was custom made for a client who later decided that she wanted a different concept. This bed was never delivered, or used, by the client.

We have stored it, carefully wrapped & protected, in our workshop since completion, and are now offering it at $5000.00, which represents 25% of the actual value of this piece. It can be recovered if desired, for an additional charge. Additional photos are available. 

Vintage Womb Chair with Ottoman in leather
Vintage Eero Saarinen Womb Chair, made exclusively for Knoll starting in 1948. The chair is constructed with foam over a molded fiberglass shell, and the ottoman is foam over molded plywood platform. It features separate seat, back and ottoman cushions. Both the chair and ottoman rest on a steel matte black powder coated base. Both the chair and ottoman have been reupholstered in beautiful, soft green leather. The chair & ottoman have minor scratches on the metal base and are being sold as is. This does not affect the overall value and beauty of these amazing mid-century pieces. Sold as is.

Dimensions:  Womb Chair is 40" W x 34" D x 35 1/2" H with a seat height of 16" and arm height of 20 1/2"; Ottoman is 25 1/2" W x 20" D x 16" H with a seat height of 16"

Price: $2,800 SOLD


Bertoia Diamond Chair
One original, vintage Bertoia diamond lounge chair. Designed by Harry Bertoia in 1952, the diamond lounge chair is a fluid design of bent metal and a fixture of the mid-century era. The frame is welded steel and has a black finish. The seat cushion fits the wire seat basket and attaches to the chair with lock snaps. This piece retails for $1,089.00. Sold as is.

Dimensions: H 30" W 33.5" D 28.5" Seat H 16.5"

Price: $500


Risom Arm Lounge Chair
Vintage Risom Arm lounge chair, designed by Jens Rison, this was one of the first styles designed by Risom, and produced for Knoll, it is constructed of maple hardwood with a clear lacquer finish and 100% cotton webbing (the webbing is not original). This piece retails for $1185.00. Sold as is.

Dimensions: H 29" W 23.5" D 25" Seat H 15.5

Price: $1300


Cross Check Chair
Inspired by apple crates, Frank Gehry created the ribbon-like design of the cross check chair with interwoven maple strips.

Dimensions: The Cross Check Chair is 28”W x 24”D x 33”H with a seat height of 18”, and arm height of 28”.

Construction: lightweight armchair made of laminated maple.
Awards:            ASID Award, 1992
                        ROSCO Award, 1992
                        ID Magazine Gold Award, 1992
                        ICFE Award for Excellence, 1992
                        IBD Award (Silver), 1992
                        Premium Imperiale Award, 1992
                        Time Magazine, Best Design of 1992 Award

Price: The suggested retail price is $3610. Our price: $1500


Modern Tubular Leather Armchair
A thoroughly modern American design, this tubular chrome armchair was made in the late 1940’s – early 1950’s. It has been completely refurbished and reupholstered by hand in navy leather.

Price: this piece was originally priced at $3200.00 Sale Price: $700

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