By Design: Joseph Walsh, ‘Wood Magician’

London | March 2017

The first episode of our new Design series features a fabulous chair by Irish designer maker Joseph Walsh. Sotheby’s specialist Laetitia Contat Desfontaines describes Walsh as a ‘wood magician’ for his ability to create the perfect combination of beautiful sculpture and functional design. The ‘Enignum II’ chair is a design highlight of Sotheby’s 5 April Made in Britain auction, which showcases the very best in Modern British art across paintings, prints, photography, ceramics and design.

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