“The Design Archive of Richard Schultz” auction will debut at Wright in Chicago on February 16, spanning 60 lots that include models, prototypes and furnishings created for the artist’s own design company.
Richard Schultz Prototype Leisure Collection armchair
“I began by studying architecture, photography, product design and graphic design. I felt born again. I was completely involved in it from the very beginning,” said Schultz, according to Wright.
Model for 1408 rocker, which was designed for Knoll but not produced
Models for the Wing chair, pair
Featuring sculpture and furniture created over the course of 50 years, the lots hail from artist Schultz’s own collection and also include sculptures he created while working with Harry Bertoia.
View the lots.