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Leading Lights

‘Switch On’ is an innovative section of the forthcoming Design sale at Sotheby’s, illuminating key moments in the history of lighting design in the 20th and 21st centuries. Commencing with Art Deco works, which show the innovative use of new materials, the auction culminates with contemporary designers, who present artistic concepts while pushing new materials to their limits. Additionally, the sale is completed by hallmark designs by Scandinavian artists, such as Poul Henningsen, and Italian artists, such as Max Ingrand and Gino Sarfatti.

4 November | London