Cooltique of the Day: vintage Judy Kensley McKie modernist Serpent side table

kenzlie_mckie_table.jpgThis strange, but mesmerizing, early milk-painted wood and glass Serpent side table, sold for $9,000 at Rago Arts and Auction Center‘s Modern Auction held Oct. 3, 2010.

serpant_table_closeup.jpg

It dates to the late 1970s-early 1980s and is one of the earliest wood tables made by Judy Kensley McKie. This, along with others, served as a prototype for subsequent tables cast in bronze. It is unmarked and stands 21 1/2 inches tall by 22 inches in diameter.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

twitter-250x250 copy.jpg

facebook-<br />
icon copy.jpg• Join 3,000 followers on Twitter
• Join more than 1,000 collectors on Facebook

• Join the Antique Trader Ning network: Antiques, collectibles, irresistible objects and collectors


Visit the Antique Trader website and
sign up for our FREE twice-weekly eNewsletter.


Get
the latest trade news, research, sales reports and expert columnists delivered to your home
for just $24.98 – when you subscribe to Antique Trader magazine.

• And browse the Antique Trader classified ads or place
your own online ad – FREE

Leave a Reply